Sarah Dines

Conservative MP for Derbyshire Dales

Access to Abortion

There have been votes in Parliament on access to abortion .

Sarah Dines voted a mixture of for and against fewer obstacles for access to abortion

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Major votes

  • On 7 Mar 2023: Sarah Dines voted adding an exemption to "buffer zone" around abortion providers for silent prayer or consensual communication in a public place Show vote
  • On 18 Oct 2022: Sarah Dines voted no on New Clause 11 (Public Order Bill) - Offence of interference with access to or provision of abortion services Show vote
  • On 30 Mar 2022: Sarah Dines was absent for a vote on Health and Care Bill — After Clause 148 — Permitted Locations for Abortion Treatment Show vote
  • On 27 Apr 2021: Sarah Dines voted in favour of empowering a UK minister to act to ensure legal high-quality abortion and post-abortion care in Northern Ireland and to protect women from harassment by anti-abortion protesters. Show vote
  • On 24 Jun 2020: Sarah Dines was absent for a vote on Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) Bill — Leave to Bring In Show vote
  • On 17 Jun 2020: Sarah Dines voted to continue to permit abortions in Northern Ireland where they are carried out in circumstances set out in regulations. Show vote

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