Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Conservative Peer

Assisted Dying

There have been votes in Parliament on if it should be legal to assist terminally ill people who have decided they want to end their life.

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Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts consistently voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life

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Major votes

  • On 7 Jul 2009: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts voted to legalise assisting terminally ill people to travel to a place where assisted dying is lawful so they can end their lives. Show vote
  • On 12 May 2006: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts voted to allow a physician to assist those with a terminal illness to die. Show vote

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