Baroness Hamwee

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Liberal Democrat

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

Recent appearances

  • Serious Crime Bill [HL] — Report (1st Day) 14 Oct 2014

    My Lords, again, I give my thanks to my noble friend. Amendment 33 agreed. Amendment 34 Moved by Baroness Williams of Trafford 34: Clause 56, page 42, line 38, leave out subsection (3) Amendment 34 agreed. Clause 59: Continued retention or return of seized substances Amendment 35 Moved by Baroness Williams of Trafford 35: Clause 59, page 44, leave out line 21 and insert “to the person...
  • Serious Crime Bill [HL] — Report (1st Day) 14 Oct 2014

    I welcome the Government’s response to this. My amendment seeks further clarity on the provision in Clause 44(8) which makes it, “a defence … to prove that the person’s participation was necessary for a purpose related to the prevention or detection of crime”. “Necessary” is narrow, which is right, but a, “purpose related to the prevention or...
  • Serious Crime Bill [HL] — Report (1st Day) 14 Oct 2014

    My Lords, I am grateful to both my noble friends on the Front Bench. Amendment 17 agreed. Amendments 18 and 19 Moved by Baroness Williams of Trafford 18: Clause 40, page 31, line 1, leave out “in any country” and insert “of any place” 19: Clause 40, page 31, leave out line 23 Amendments 18 and 19 agreed. Clause 44: Offence of participating in activities of organised...

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Liberal Democrat Peer

Became a Lord in 1991

Other offices held in the past

  • Spokesperson for Communities and Local Government (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords (Regional and Local Government), Department for Communities and Local Government (27 Jul 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords, Department for Communities and Local Government (6 Jul 2007 to 27 Jul 2007)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords (Regional & Local Government), Department for Communities and Local Government (2 Aug 2006 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords (Regional & Local Government), Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (1 Jun 2005 to 2 Aug 2006)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister Local Government & the Regions (22 Feb 2005 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Shadow Minister, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister Local Government & the Regions (26 Jan 2004 to 22 Feb 2005)

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  • Has spoken in 64 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 69.13% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • 6 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Baroness Hamwee’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1207 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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