Lord Quirk

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How Lord Quirk voted since 2001
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  • 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
  • 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 a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
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Lord Quirk

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Education 18 Nov 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Nash on 23 October (HL2026), why students without grade C maths and English whose school leaving age was raised in 2013 will have to wait until September 2015 for the new core maths level 3 and will be without a special “stepping stone” qualification in English.
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Ofsted 10 Nov 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether further consideration is being given to extending Ofsted’s remit to cover all state-funded schools; and if not, why not.
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Schools: Immigrants 10 Nov 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to address the concerns of HM Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills, Sir Michael Wilshaw, that schools “faced with an influx of children from other countries” need to be given “the resources and capacity to deal with it”.

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Crossbench Peer

Became a Lord in 1994


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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 39 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 9.39% 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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