the Earl of Erroll


A selection of the Earl of Erroll's votes

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

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the Earl of Erroll quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Psychoactive Substances Bill [HL] — Committee (2nd Day) 30 Jun 2015

    My Lords, I want to make a quick point because the subject of alcohol has been introduced into the debate. Although I entirely agree with my noble friend Lady Meacher about not classing all drugs together, the idea that we should include alcohol in this would, equally, cause huge problems. Every society in the world has always had something that allowed them to let their hair down at parties....
  • Rural Payments Agency: Basic Payment Scheme — Statement 24 Mar 2015

    My Lords, I declare a serious interest as I do all the paperwork online for my wife, who farms and is trustee of a second place, so I will be trying to file for two estates. We were a quarter of the way through when the computer system went down at the weekend with no notice. It then kept saying that it would give us access as soon as possible but was offline for another week. Eventually, the...
  • Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 — Motion to Approve 16 Mar 2015

    My Lords, I do not smoke. I am married to a smoker and I do not like her smoking, but that is not the point. The point about legislation is its effectiveness. What worries me about gesture legislation is that it comes about because something ought to be done about something. As far as I know, with the current packaging situation, we have about 19% of the country smoking. Without any...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1978


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  • Has spoken in 6 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 31.30% of votes in this House with this affiliation — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 3 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — above average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 283 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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