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When did women over 30 get the vote?
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What year did women over 30 get the right to vote?
When could women vote in Britain?
What date did women belong to british gain the right to vote?
Why did women get the vote when they did?
'The Representation of People act' became law in the UK as of February 1918, there for women over the age of 30 got to vote. Suffragette's saw this as a big step forward however it wasn't great for women under 30 as they would have to wait a while before being able to vote. Then in 1928 this got extended so that women had voting equality with men, meaning they had to be 21 or over.
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How old did women have to be to vote in 1918?
Women over 30 years old who met minimum property qualifications had the right to vote in 1918. However women were not equil to men who could vote at age 21. Full electoral equality wouldn't occur until the 'Representation of the People Act 1929. Women had to be 30 and there was no property requirement. The voting age for women was reduced 21 in 1928.
When did men have the right to vote?
in 1815 2% of men had the right to vote in 1830 Earl grey extended the vote to some men 3% now had the vote no women had the vote in by 1865 2/3 of men had the vote by the early 1900 hundreds all men had the vote some wealthy women had the vote the suffergets were campaining violently and without sucsesse for women to have the vote howevere this stopped for WW1 so the women could show them selves !"worthy of citizenship" after ww1 all women over 30 with property coluld vote then in 1928 all women were granted the vote!
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When did women in Great Britain gain the vote to vote?
The 1918 Representation of the People Act first granted women suffrage the right to vote. Most women over 30 could vote although there were a few limits. The act also removed restrictions on male suffrage allowed all men over the age of 21 to vote. The unequal requirements did not last long. The 1928 Representation of the People Act allowed all women over the age of 21 to vote, on the same terms as men. In the 1960s the voting age was lowered to 18.
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Women where first allowed to vote in the UK on February 6, due to the Representation of the People Act. However it only allowed women to vote if they where over 30 years of age and "occupied premises of a yearly value of not less than £5". It was not until 1928 that the voting age for women was lowered in line with men. the women won the right to vote in 1918.
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