Baroness Taylor of Bolton

Former MP, Bolton

Labour

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How Baroness Taylor of Bolton voted since 2001
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  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted very strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
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Baroness Taylor of Bolton hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • House of Lords (Expulsion and Suspension) Bill [HL]: Second Reading 24 Oct 2014

    I am listening with great care to what the noble Lord is saying and we all know the pressure that we are under towards the end of this Parliament. Will he bear in mind the fact that in the wash-up at the end of the Parliament it is very often easy to get agreement on measures that are as clear-cut as this one?
  • House of Lords (Expulsion and Suspension) Bill [HL]: Second Reading 24 Oct 2014

    My Lords, we have had in the two opening speeches every justification that we might need for agreeing to this Bill. It is indeed a very short and significant Bill and I congratulate the noble Baroness, Lady Hayman, on introducing it. I will be brief because, as she says, in one sense it completes one area of change that became necessary in this House in respect of discipline. It is right that...
  • Young People: Alternatives to University — Motion to Take Note 23 Oct 2014

    My Lords, it is a great pleasure to follow my noble friend and I echo and endorse the comments of the noble Lord, Lord Baker, about my noble friend’s contribution. When he was speaking, I agreed with just about everything he said, although I flinched when he mentioned the word “tripartite”. However, we have moved on sufficiently, especially when we are talking about 14 to 18...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 14 June 2005

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

Entered House of Commons on 10 October 1974 — General election

Also represented Dewsbury; Bolton West

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Other offices held in the past

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (International Defence and Security), Ministry of Defence (25 Mar 2010 to 11 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (International Defence and Security), Foreign and Commonwealth Office (25 Mar 2010 to 11 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Defence and Security), Foreign and Commonwealth Office (23 Mar 2010 to 25 Mar 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Defence and Security), Ministry of Defence (23 Mar 2010 to 25 Mar 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Ministry of Defence (10 Jun 2009 to 23 Mar 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (International Defence and Security), Ministry of Defence (9 Oct 2008 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Ministry of Defence (8 Nov 2007 to 9 Oct 2008)
  • Chairman, Intelligence and Security (Cabinet Office) Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Chief Whip (technically Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury) (27 Jul 1998 to 11 Jun 2001)
  • Lord Privy Seal, House of Commons (3 May 1997 to 27 Jul 1998)

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