Lord Cotter

Liberal Democrat Peer

Smoking Bans

Over the years there have been votes in Parliament on banning smoking in restaurants, public buildings, pubs, and in cars with children present.

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Lord Cotter generally voted against smoking bans

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.

Key votes about smoking bans:

  • On 19 Jun 2006: Lord Cotter voted no on Health Bill Show vote
  • On 18 Mar 2005: Lord Cotter was absent for a vote on Smoking in Public Places (Wales) Bill Show vote
  • On 14 Apr 2003: Lord Cotter voted no on Smoking (Restaurants) Bill Show vote
  • On 29 Apr 2002: Lord Cotter was absent for a vote on Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 4 May 1999: Lord Cotter was absent for a vote on Greater London Authority Bill — Enforcing no smoking signs in London taxis Show vote

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