Lord Beith

Former MP

Liberal Democrat

Same Sex Marriage

There have been votes in Parliament on the question of if same sex couples ought be allowed to marry.

Photo: Amy Schubert

Lord Beith generally voted for allowing marriage between two people of same sex

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about allowing marriage between two people of same sex:

  • On 25 May 2004: Lord Beith was absent for a vote on Gender Recognition Bill — Allow Marriages to Remain Valid If They Become a Same Sex Marriage Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: Lord Beith voted against allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: Lord Beith voted in favour of allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: Lord Beith voted in favour of allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 21 May 2013: Lord Beith voted against allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2014: Lord Beith voted in favour of various amendments to acts of Parliament in light of the introduction of same sex marriage. Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2014: Lord Beith voted to make same sex marriage available to armed forces personnel outside the UK. Show vote

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