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Former Labour Peer
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- Became a Lord in 1987
- Left Parliament on 18 December 2006 — Died
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Lord Carter voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted moderately for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Has never voted on more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Has never voted on laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted moderately against the hunting ban. votes
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schools. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party.
Most recent appearances
- Defra: Budget (30 Oct 2006)
“My Lords, when does the Minister expect the single payments scheme to be running properly so that the farmers are paid correctly and on time?”
- Childcare Bill (12 Jun 2006)
“My Lords, this will be an extremely brief speech, just to thank my noble friend the Minister on behalf of the noble Lord, Lord Rix, and myself. We had a useful meeting with the Minister and his colleague, Beverley Hughes, and he has done all the things we asked him to do. We thought it would be easier simply to insert "18" in the Bill, but we understand the drafting point and the way in which...”
- Housing: Affordable Rural Housing Commission (8 Jun 2006)
“My Lords, does the Minister agree that the recent government decision that will allow the retention of a proportion of affordable housing in rural areas is very welcome? Does he also agree that this is not enough on its own if the required number of affordable homes is to be built in the rural social housing sector?”
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- Has voted in 87.65% of votes in this House with this affiliation. (From Public Whip)
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