Lord Strasburger


A selection of Lord Strasburger's votes

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  • Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Generally voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Draft Investigatory Powers Bill — Statement 4 Nov 2015

    My Lords, shortly after being introduced to this House I had the temerity to start raising concerns about the plethora of unfit legislation covering digital surveillance powers and the ineffective controls and oversight over their use. Initially, my questions in this Chamber were met with a mixture of stonewalling by Ministers and ridicule from certain noble Lords connected to the security...
  • Draft Investigatory Powers Bill — Statement 4 Nov 2015

    It will come. I am gratified to see that all parts of the House now recognise that the current laws are hopelessly flawed and that we need to start with a clean sheet of paper to build a fresh legislative framework to cover this important and contentious area. When I start to read this 370-page document I shall do so in the hope that the detail can live up to the billing the Home Secretary...
  • Draft Investigatory Powers Bill — Statement 4 Nov 2015

    I shall save my questions for the Select Committee, but in the mean time I shall ask just one. What is the timetable for the forming of the Joint Committee and when do the Government hope to receive its report?

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Non-affiliated Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 12 January 2011

Party was Liberal Democrat until 20 Mar 2015

Currently held offices

  • Member, Draft Investigatory Powers Bill (Joint Committee) (since 25 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Information Committee (Lords) (since 12 Jun 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Communications Data Bill (Joint Committee) (28 Jun 2012 to 28 Nov 2012)
  • Member, Private Bills Select Committee (L) (31 Oct 2011 to 20 Dec 2011)


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  • Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 6 written questions in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 75.00% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 17 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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