Voting Age

There have been votes in Parliament on reducing the voting age from eighteen to sixteen for local government elections, for elections to the Westminster and European Parliaments and for the referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union.

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Kevin Foster consistently voted against a lower voting age

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Major votes

  • On 17 Ion 2022: Kevin Foster wedi pleidleisio against lowering the voting age to 16 for UK Parliamentary elections. Show vote
  • On 20 Gor 2016: Kevin Foster was absent for a vote on Electoral Reform (Proportional Representation and Reduction of Voting Age) Show vote
  • On 8 Rha 2015: Kevin Foster wedi pleidleisio against allowing those aged sixteen and seventeen to vote in the referendum on the UK's membership of the EU. Show vote
  • On 7 Rha 2015: Kevin Foster wedi pleidleisio to keep the voting age for local government elections at 18 and not reduce it to 16. Show vote
  • On 17 Tach 2015: Kevin Foster wedi pleidleisio to keep the voting age for local government elections at 18 and not reduce it to 16. Show vote
  • On 7 Med 2015: Kevin Foster wedi pleidleisio against allowing those aged 16 and 17 to vote in the referendum on if the UK should remain a member of the EU. Show vote

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