the Archbishop of York


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How the Archbishop of York voted
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  • Voted a mixture of for and against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted moderately against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
  • Has never voted on university tuition feesDetails

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the Archbishop of York never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Immigration Bill — Committee (1st Day) 3 Mar 2014

    My Lords, I will speak to Amendment 13 of the noble Lords, Lord Roberts of Llandudno and Lord Ramsbotham. The trouble is that paragraph 5 of Schedule 1 widens the authorisation under which immigration officers can use “reasonable force” to cover all their powers in all immigration Acts, rather than just the specific powers of arrest, search and entry given in the 1971 and 1999...
  • Immigration Bill — Committee (1st Day) 3 Mar 2014

    My Lords, Amendment 12 provides what I believe to be a necessary safeguard to reassure the public that those responsible for enforcement are fully accountable. Accountability is at the heart of all of this. This is surely an improvement as it ensures independent oversight by Her Majesty’s Inspector of Prisons, the Independent Police Complaints Commission and the Chief Inspector of...
  • Immigration Bill — Committee (1st Day) 3 Mar 2014

    My Lords, I stand again to support this wonderful amendment with its mover. What is going on here? This makes sense to me. There are detention centre rules which govern immigration removal centres, but the short-term holding facilities in airports, as has already been mentioned, are very different. In some of them—for example, Pennine House in Manchester where, sadly, a Pakistani man...

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  • Has spoken in 4 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 4.80% of votes in this House with this affiliation — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 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") 58 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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