Lord Lansley

Former MP

Conservative

A selection of Lord Lansley's votes

See full list of topics voted on

  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Almost always voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Generally voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Lord Lansley’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Lord Lansley’s full vote analysis page for more.

Recent appearances

  • Queen’s Speech - Debate (3rd Day) 23 May 2016

    My Lords, this has been an immensely stimulating debate. I particularly appreciated the maiden speech of the noble Baroness, Lady Jowell. As one who was a Cabinet Minister at the other end and who retired at the election last year, she, as well as anyone I have heard, illustrated how one can give up elected office but not give up the vision of public service and what can be achieved in this...
  • European Union Migration: National Insurance - Statement 12 May 2016

    My Lords, does my noble friend agree that access to the National Health Service is defined by ordinary residence and therefore is not signified simply by the possession of a national insurance number? I fear that, too often in the National Health Service, if somebody has a national insurance number they are treated as if they were ordinarily resident. Is it not therefore welcome that the...
  • Health: Alcohol - Question 12 May 2016

    My Lords, my noble friend will be aware that the risk of dementia in later life is now one of the public’s principal concerns, and of course it is established that there is a relationship between harmful alcohol use and the risk of alcohol-related dementia and Korsakoff’s disease. The One You website does not readily click through to give that information so that people’s...

More of Lord Lansley’s recent appearances

RSS feed (?)

Profile

Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 26 October 2015

Previously MP for South Cambridgeshire until 30 March 2015 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented South Cambridgeshire

Expenses

Expenses data for MPs is available from 2004 onwards split over several locations. At the moment we don't have the time to convert it to a format we can display on the site so we just have to point you to where you can find it.

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Defence
  • NHS: Finance
  • Influenza
  • NHS Finance
  • General Practitioners
  • Dentistry

Currently held offices

  • Member, EU Internal Market Sub-Committee (since 26 May 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Leader of the House of Commons (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Secretary of State for Health (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (1 Jul 2003 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 11 Oct 2004)
  • Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Policy Renewal (15 Jun 1999 to 18 Sep 2001)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 1998 to 1 Jul 1999)
  • Member, Health Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 20 Jul 1998)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.
More about this

  • Has spoken in 215 debates since joining Parliament — well above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Lansley’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 40 written questions since joining Parliament — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 93.55% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 230 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.
  • 175 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Lansley’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 38 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Flat in London, owned jointly with my wife, from which no income is derived. (Registered 29 November 2013)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

More about the register

Note for journalists and researchers: The data on this page may be used freely, on condition that TheyWorkForYou.com is cited as the source.

This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety of sources. Voting information from Public Whip.