Green Party

Party policies on abortion, assisted suicide and embryo research

Party leaders: Caroline Lucas – click here to view voting record and intentions on life issues.
(Co-leader Jonathan Bartley is not currently a sitting MP or candidate)
Website:
 www.greenparty.org.uk
2017 general election party manifesto: Yet to be published.

Party policies

Abortion 

Specific party policy on this issue:

 

The Green Party have a policy supporting the full ‘decriminalisation’ of abortion – the introduction of abortion-on-demand, for any reason, up-to-birth.

We have also contacted the party to ask them if they have any other policies that are not published in their manifesto or on their website that relate to this issue. This party has not come back to us yet with details – please click here to contact them to ask them for their position and let us know if you hear back from them so we can list details here.

Does the party allow for individual MPs to vote according to their conscience on this area?

 

We have contacted the party to establish whether it is party policy to allow MPs to vote according to their conscience on future votes in this area. This party has not come back to us yet with details – please click here to contact them to ask them for their position and let us know if you hear back from them so we can list details here.

Assisted suicide

Specific party policy on this issue:

The party have a policy in support of legalising assisted suicide.

We have also contacted the party to ask them if they have any policies that are not published in their manifesto or website that relate to this issue. This party has not come back to us yet with details – please click here to contact them to ask them for their position and let us know if you hear back from them so we can list details here.

Does the party allow for individual MPs to vote according to their conscience on this area?

We have contacted the party to establish whether it is party policy to allow this on future votes in this area. This party has not come back to us yet with details – please click here to contact them to ask them for their position and let us know if you hear back from them so we can list details here.

Embryo research

Specific party policy on this issue:

The party does has policy relating to embryo research detailed here.

We have also contacted the party to ask them if they have any policies that are not published in their manifesto or website that relate to this issue. This party has not come back to us yet with details – please click here to contact them to ask them for their position and let us know if you hear back from them so we can list details here.

Does the party allow for individual MPs to vote according to their conscience on this area?

We have contacted the party to establish whether it is party policy to allow this on future votes in this area. This party has not come back to us yet with details – please click here to contact them to ask them for their position and let us know if you hear back from them so we can list details here.