Lord Quirk

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

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Secure Colleges 3 Dec 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many of the secure colleges for under-18s will be providing education at the target rate of 30 hours per week in the new contract by the end of (1) 2015, (2) 2016, and (3) 2017.
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Young Offender Institutions: Employment 3 Dec 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the view of the fact that in 2013 young people in young offender institutions were experiencing on average only 12 hours a week of purposeful activity, what progress has been made towards the 25 hours a week promised in the contract.
  • Modern Slavery Bill — Committee (1st Day) 1 Dec 2014

    My Lords, I would like to just draw attention to a very small point in this amendment, which on the whole I fully support. The amendment before us today is an amendment of an amendment in which proposed new subsection (1) ends, “slavery or trafficking”. In the amended amendment that we have in front of us this afternoon, proposed new subsection (2) ends with, “slavery,...

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Became a Lord in 1994


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  • Has spoken in 6 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 9.45% 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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