Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act 1918

Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act 1918  (1918) 
by the Parliament of the United Kingdom

The Parliamentary Qualification of Women Act 1918 is an act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It gave women over 30 the right to stand for election as an MP. Excerpted from Parliamentary Qualification of Women Act 1918 on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act 1918

1918 c.47 8 and 9 Geo 5

An Act to amend the Law with respect to the Capacity of Women to sit in Parliament. [21st November 1918]

1. A woman shall not be disqualified by sex or marriage for being elected to or sitting or voting as a Member of the Commons House of Parliament.

2. This Act may be cited as the Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act 1918.

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