Equality and Human Rights
There have been votes in Parliament on the subject of where prejudice or discrimination should be made illegal and where exceptions should be made to permit otherwise illegal discrimination. MPs have also voted on the degree to which "human rights" are protected.
Amy Schubert (blitheimages)
Giles Watling voted a mixture of for and against laws to promote equality and human rights
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On 18 Jul 2019:
Giles Watling was absent for a vote on Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — Lords Amendments — Abortion — Marriage and Civil Partnerships — Transparency etc.
On 9 Jul 2019:
Giles Watling voted to permit same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland.
On 13 Jun 2018:
Giles Watling voted against largely retaining the EU "Charter of Fundamental Rights" as part of UK law following the UK's withdrawal from the European Union.