Lord Quirk

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

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Speech Therapy 3 Feb 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the report commissioned by the Department of Health and Health Education England and published in December 2014 by the Centre for Workforce Intelligence, Securing the future workforce supply: Speech and language therapy stocktake, and in particular of its reference to "a high level of current unmet needs for speech and language...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Young Offenders: Speech and Language Disorders 2 Feb 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, given the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists' assessment that over 60 per cent of young people in the youth justice estate have speech and language problems, what plans they have to provide time for such needs to be addressed in addition to the 30 hours per week for education in the forthcoming contract for young offender institutions and...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: English Language: Education 27 Jan 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Nash on 14 January (HL3983), why the section of the National Curriculum in England framework document entitled "Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation" contains detailed material on the latter two subjects but nothing on the first.

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Crossbench Peer

Became a Lord in 1994


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  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 38 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 9.66% of votes in this House with this affiliation — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
  • 9 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Quirk’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 50 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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