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Lord Hutton of Furness
- Also represented Barrow and Furness
- Entered the House of Lords on 1 July 2010
- Previously MP for Barrow and Furness until 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election
- Entered Parliament on 9 April 1992 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Lord Hutton of Furness voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted very strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted moderately against laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted very strongly for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted moderately for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted moderately for allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Has never voted on a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking ban. votes
- Voted against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
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- Never rebels against their party.
- Pensions Bill — Second Reading (3 Dec 2013)
“My Lords, I draw your Lordships’ attention to the interests that I have declared in the register. I am an unremunerated non-executive director of Pension Quality Mark Ltd and advisory director to Dimensional Fund Advisors. There is a great deal in the Bill that can be welcomed and supported. I genuinely believe that it takes forward much of the consensus that has recently been...”
- Ageing: Public Services and Demographic Change Committee Report — Motion to Take Note (17 Oct 2013)
“My Lords, it is always a great pleasure to follow a speech from the noble Lord, Lord Mawhinney, as indeed it was for me to serve under the leadership of my noble friend Lord Filkin on the Select Committee. I am grateful to the House for giving me the opportunity to serve in that capacity. I should start my remarks by drawing the attention of the House to the interests that I have declared in...”
- Public Service Pensions Bill — Report (12 Feb 2013)
“My Lords, perhaps I should briefly join the debate because my report has been cited by my noble friend. I echo the comments of my noble friends and support their argument. I ask your Lordships' House to indulge me if I revisit some of the issues from my report. It talked about the uniformed services in general, not about whether you happened to be in the Civil Service scheme or any other...”
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- Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 12.15% of votes in this House with this affiliation — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 83 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 8 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 12 Apr 2010. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05 (ranking out of 659)||2003/04 (ranking out of 658)||2002/03 (ranking out of 657)||2001/02 (ranking out of 657)|
|Staying away from main home||£23,438 (119th)||£22,980 (199th)||£22,095 (joint 214th with 1 other)||£21,632||£20,716 (256th)||£20,202 (joint 226th with 1 other)||£19,722 (joint 1st with 230 others)||£14,410 (413th)|
|London costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£1,618 (joint 1st with 118 others)||£1,574 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,527 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,227 (joint 1st with 81 others)|
|Office running costs||£11,749 (545th)||£18,736 (305th)||£17,351 (503rd)||£16,777||£12,120 (579th)||£20,619 (4th)||£17,612 (434th)||£6,736 (596th)|
|Staffing costs||£91,920 (413th)||£87,082 (346th)||£79,786 (452nd)||£79,143||£71,631 (270th)||£64,263 (joint 493rd with 1 other)||£61,980 (joint 397th with 36 others)||£50,955 (143rd)|
|Communications Allowance||£4,735 (484th)||£734 (583rd)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£9,413 (225th)1||£11,519 (159th)2||£11,382 (150th)||£10,435||£15,284 (133rd)||£15,403 (132nd)||£18,037 (78th)||£16,183 (51st)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£776 (98th)||£167 (joint 336th with 1 other)||£1,056 (joint 114th with 1 other)||£1,744||£3,905 (10th)||£1,266 (122nd)||£2,455 (32nd)||£1,817 (47th)|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£748 (joint 153rd with 1 other)||£810 (148th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£4,962 (188th)||£876 (joint 275th with 1 other)||£1,045 (265th)||£429||£1,348 (199th)||£629 (joint 445th with 1 other)||£338 (603rd)||£1,471 (177th)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£1,837 (404th)||£3,623 (225th)||£1,941||£3,170 (247th)||£1,964 (418th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,207 (316th)||£1,043 (joint 353rd with 5 others)||£0||£1,492 (578th)||£1,492 (564th)||£1,492 (541st)||£1,492 (466th)|
|Other Costs||£5,532 (34th)||£0||£0||£0||£0||£1,450 (58th)||£0||£0|
|Total||£153,273 (289th)||£145,948 (338th)||£137,381 (332nd)||£132,101||£131,284 (165th)||£128,862 (139th)||£123,163 (102nd)||£94,291 (181st)|