Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws

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How Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws voted since 2001
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  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
  • Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
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Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Modern Slavery Bill — Committee (4th Day) 10 Dec 2014

    My Lords, I support these amendments. I see them as a corollary of our concerns about supply chains. Increasingly in my work, I am looking at issues concerning the corporate world and human rights. Many leading figures in the corporate world are anxious to address these issues because of the implications for their brand and damage to their reputation internationally if they are seen to be...
  • Modern Slavery Bill — Committee (4th Day) 10 Dec 2014

    My Lords, I conducted an inquiry into trafficking for the Equality and Human Rights Commission in Scotland, and it was extended beyond sexual trafficking to migrant workers and domestic servitude. I went to Scotland imagining that it was unlikely that I would come across cases of domestic servitude, because the experience I had had in this field had usually been in the diplomatic area, when...
  • Modern Slavery Bill: Committee (3rd Day) 8 Dec 2014

    My Lords, I support these amendments, including the amendment in the names of the noble Lord, Lord Patel, and the noble Baroness, Lady Lister. I, too, pay tribute to the noble Lord, Lord McColl, and the noble and learned Baroness, Lady Butler-Sloss, who have been at the forefront of this commitment to there being an advocate for children. I want to emphasise some of the things said by the...

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Labour Peer

Became a Lord in 1997


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  • Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 26.89% of votes in this House with this affiliation — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — above average amongst Lords.
  • 22 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 199 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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