Lord Sutherland of Houndwood

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A selection of Lord Sutherland of Houndwood's votes

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  • Voted moderately against more EU integration Details
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Details
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details

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Lord Sutherland of Houndwood quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Childcare Bill [HL] — Committee (1st Day) (Continued) 1 Jul 2015

    My Lords, I promise to be very brief and offer one comment and one suggestion. The comment is that there is a huge range of possible needs under SEN and we need to unpick them at some point. This is not the time to do that, but it leads to my second point. Many of the issues covered by these amendments are of a practical nature and I wonder how far study of them could be incorporated into the...
  • Childcare Bill [HL] — Committee (1st Day) 1 Jul 2015

    My Lords, I want to focus briefly on one word in the amendment proposed by my noble friend Lady Massey—the word “paramount”. It will make a huge difference as to how choices are made when it comes to implementing this Bill. There will be hard choices of a financial nature, about commitments to manifestos and about the kind of care provided. As a principle, it may read like...
  • Childcare Bill [HL] — Committee (1st Day) 1 Jul 2015

    My Lords, I believe we are in a much better place now than we were during Second Reading and I thank the Minister for the part he has played in that. I also thank the usual channels, who I am sure were not silent when critical issues came up. That being said, there are still some major issues and some of these amendments deal with them very well. Pro tem, until we see how much information we...

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Entered the House of Lords on 18 July 2001

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  • Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 6 written questions in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 18.88% of votes in this House with this affiliation — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 133 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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