Lord Harrison


A selection of Lord Harrison's votes

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  • Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Wilson Doctrine — Question 22 Jul 2015

    Will the Minister be writing to my colleague with an owl pen to ensure that it is an entirely wise answer?
  • Payday Loan Advertisements — Question 21 Jul 2015

    Will the Minister answer the question posed by my noble friend Lord Lennie about the make-up of the BCAP committee?
  • Freedom of Religion and Belief — Motion to Take Note 16 Jul 2015

    My Lords, I speak in today’s debate as a loyal member of God’s Opposition. I am particularly grateful to the noble Lord, Lord Alton, and the noble Baroness, Lady Berridge, for highlighting both the freedom of religion and the freedom of belief in the titles of this Article 18 debate and of the all-party group over which the noble Baroness so impressively presides. I also thank...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1999

Currently held offices

  • Member, Equality Act 2010 and Disability (L) Committee (since 11 Jun 2015)
  • Member, Hybrid Instruments Committee (L) (since 10 Dec 2003)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, EU Sub Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs (17 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, European Union Committee (L) (22 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, EU Sub-Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade (22 Jun 2010 to 16 May 2012)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee F - Home Affairs (21 Nov 2006 to 8 Apr 2010)
  • Member, European Union Committee (L) (29 Nov 2004 to 26 Nov 2008)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (8 Dec 2003 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Member, Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee (L) (26 Nov 2002 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee C (6 Dec 1999 to 20 Nov 2003)


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  • Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 17 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 72.39% of votes in this House with this affiliation — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 10 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • 12 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Harrison’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 256 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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