Lord Dear

Crossbench

A selection of Lord Dear's votes

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

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Lord Dear quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Undercover Policing — Statement 26 Mar 2015

    My Lords, I endorse everything that has been said in the House today. I certainly endorse the fact that undercover policing is difficult and at times highly dangerous to the point of risk to life. High standards are essential in this area of police work. It is essential that the processes, but not the mechanics, are transparent and that there is strong oversight, without being prescriptive...
  • Criminal Justice and Courts Bill — Report (1st Day) 20 Oct 2014

    My Lords, coming from a background in policing many years ago, it might be thought by those who indulge in stereotypes that I would be a lone voice advocating that we should get involved in what is sometimes called “lock them up and lose the key”. I stand in your Lordships’ House today to say that I fully accord with everything that has been said. The case was admirably laid...
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Police: Recruitment 28 Jul 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to introduce a programme to recruit specially selected constables with the intention that they receive fast-track promotion to Inspector rank, as recommended in the Independent Review of Police Officer and Staff Remuneration and Conditions: Final Report published in 2012.

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 10 October 2006

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  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 30.55% of votes in this House with this affiliation — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 5 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") 103 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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