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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 foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted moderately for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted moderately for a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted moderately for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party.
- Mesothelioma Bill [HL] — Second Reading (20 May 2013)
“My Lords, it is a pleasure to follow the noble Lord, Lord Wigley. Characteristically, despite how late his contribution has come in the debate, he has identified fresh points that have not been raised by other speakers. That has added significantly to our consideration of the Bill and challenges me to do the same. I shall try to approach the next few minutes in a way that is not repetitive,...”
- Queen’s Speech — Debate (5th Day) (15 May 2013)
“My Lords, I am pleased once again to follow the noble and gallant Lord, Lord Stirrup, in a debate in your Lordships’ House because it gives me an opportunity to commend his well-argued and characteristically clearly delivered speech. I sense from the response of noble Lords that the Minister would be well advised to heed the words of the noble and gallant Lord, as indeed I did every day...”
- Written Answers — House of Lords: Developing Countries: Disability (25 Apr 2013)
“To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development, Lynne Featherstone, on 2 November 2012 (Official Report, Commons col. 431W), what evidence suggests that as a result of the millennium development goals more disabled children are able to access primary education.”
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- Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
- Has received answers to 26 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 71.43% 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") 103 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)|