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Lord Browne of Ladyton
- Also represented Kilmarnock and Loudoun
- Entered the House of Lords on 27 July 2010
- Previously MP for Kilmarnock and Loudoun until 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election
- Entered Parliament on 1 May 1997 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Lord Browne of Ladyton voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted moderately for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted moderately for a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate change. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party.
- Taxation: Evasion and Avoidance — Motion to Take Note (6 Jun 2013)
“My Lords, I congratulate my noble friend and my good friend Lord Foulkes of Cumnock on securing this timely and important debate, and on his characteristically robust speech of introduction in which he covered quite a lot of the waterfront. He constantly promised that others would add to it. I am not entirely sure that he has left much room for anybody to add anything, but I shall do my best...”
- Intellectual Property Bill [HL]: Second Reading (22 May 2013)
“My Lords, in the introductory remarks of the noble Viscount, for which I thank him, he used the active verbs of strengthening, improving, simplifying and clarifying the law. The robust contribution from the noble Baroness, Lady Buscombe, indicated the metrics against which the Government may be judged in relation to their ambition to strengthen, improve and clarify the law. The House should...”
- UN Arms Trade Treaty — Question (21 May 2013)
“My Lords, of the 150 countries that adopted this treaty, a significant proportion do not have the capacity to implement it. What plans do our Government have to build that capacity in countries that are key to the implementation of the treaty as it is in our interests that they are able to do so?”
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- Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
- Has received answers to 25 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 71.52% of votes in this House with this affiliation — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 52 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 107 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 12 Apr 2010. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05 (ranking out of 659)||2003/04 (ranking out of 658)||2002/03 (ranking out of 657)||2001/02 (ranking out of 657)|
|Staying away from main home||£19,996 (282nd)||£17,691 (445th)||£18,521 (435th)||£21,606||£18,389 (383rd)||£18,670 (333rd)||£17,146 (463rd)||£10,157 (563rd)|
|London costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£1,618 (joint 1st with 118 others)||£1,574 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,527 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,130 (joint 83rd with 26 others)|
|Office running costs||£15,616 (409th)||£17,422 (373rd)||£15,275 (552nd)||£15,883||£14,621 (503rd)||£16,664 (540th)||£17,323 (462nd)||£17,991 (240th)|
|Staffing costs||£95,842 (306th)||£87,337 (338th)||£83,724 (344th)||£78,767||£64,103 (562nd)||£61,314 (576th)||£61,289 (486th)||£44,481 (383rd)|
|Communications Allowance||£2,604 (541st)||£4,497 (483rd)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£11,691 (144th)1||£9,544 (237th)2||£11,285 (155th)||£11,064||£5,830 (joint 505th with 1 other)||£13,678 (185th)||£12,028 (247th)||£6,317 (406th)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£322 (joint 224th with 3 others)||£139 (joint 356th with 1 other)||£0||£66||£0||£371 (300th)||£348 (314th)||£1,211 (110th)|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£748 (joint 153rd with 1 other)||£721 (158th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£3,262 (344th)||£821 (joint 302nd with 1 other)||£737 (398th)||£880||£1,332 (204th)||£852 (joint 329th with 1 other)||£1,908 (98th)||£1,753 (108th)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£2,204 (346th)||£2,031 (410th)||£2,519||£4,270 (178th)||£1,327 (512th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,262 (joint 238th with 1 other)||£1,059 (joint 318th with 1 other)||£0||£1,892 (joint 314th with 4 others)||£1,892 (joint 309th with 4 others)||£1,892 (joint 304th with 4 others)||£1,892 (joint 287th with 3 others)|
|Other Costs||£0||£5,303 (26th)||£4,714 (27th)||£402||£0||£1,718 (52nd)||£3,695 (40th)||£0|
|Total||£150,083 (330th)||£146,941 (320th)||£137,346 (333rd)||£131,187||£112,055 (523rd)||£118,060 (349th)||£117,156 (234th)||£84,932 (407th)|