Lord Chidgey

Former MP

Liberal Democrat

A selection of Lord Chidgey's votes

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  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
  • Generally voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Generally voted against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 17 Sep 2015

    Summit on Sustainable Development Goals – Lord Chidgey. Debate; 11:00 am
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Human Rights 4 Aug 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Anelay of St Johns on 13 July (HL957), what responses they have received to date from the government of Eritrea to their call for it to follow through on its commitments with concrete action to strengthen the rule of law and to improve the human rights situation on the ground, by (1) correspondence, (2) meetings...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Human Rights 4 Aug 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Anelay of St Johns on 13 July (HL957), what assessment they have made of what would be an acceptable programme of concrete action by the government of Eritrea to strengthen the rule of law and to improve the human rights situation in that country.

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Profile

Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 27 June 2005

Previously MP for Eastleigh until 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election

Positions held at time of appointment: Member of Parliament for Eastleigh, 1994-2005. Liberal Democrat spokesman for employment, 1994-1995; on transport, 1995-1997, trade and industry, 1997-1999. (from Number 10 press release)

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1994 — unknown

Also represented Eastleigh

Expenses

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Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Children (Contact) and Adoption Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Feb 2005 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Chairmen's Panel Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 44 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 180 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2005, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 60.59% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 12 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • 12 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Chidgey’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 92 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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