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Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan
- Also represented Ochil; Stirlingshire East and Clackmannan
- Entered the House of Lords on 15 June 2005
- Previously MP for Ochil until 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election
- Entered Parliament on 3 May 1979 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Has never voted on replacing Trident. votes
- Voted for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately against laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted for allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted very strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party.
- Nuclear Waste — Question (29 Oct 2012)
“My Lords, the noble Baroness has just taken on responsibility for this area. Will she share with us her first impressions? Most people who have followed this issue know that for decades there has been muddle, confusion and delay which, more than anything else, is likely to prejudice the voluntarism of a number of communities in west Cumbria that recognise, perhaps more than anyone else, the...”
- Scotland: Referendum — Statement (15 Oct 2012)
“Will the Leader of the House confirm that a Section 30 order is required to be passed by both Houses of this Parliament? That may be a tall order to achieve. From what he said today, and the manner in which he answered the points made by the noble Lord, Lord Forsyth, one gets the impression that the Scottish Tory Party has learnt nothing and forgotten nothing.”
- Falkland Islands — Statement (13 Jun 2012)
“I welcome the Statement by the Minister, and declare an interest in so far as I am the chairman of the South Atlantic Council, a body established after the war to try to improve the triangular relations between the islanders, Argentina and the United Kingdom. The degree of success that we have enjoyed has been variable, but it must be made clear that sabre-rattling by the United Kingdom at...”
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- Has spoken in 3 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2005, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 66.89% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 11 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 70 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source).
|Type||2008/09||2007/08||2006/07||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||£0||£20,902 (joint 1st with 187 others)||£20,280 (209th)||£19,700 (joint 268th with 6 others)||£15,509 (joint 290th with 4 others)|
|London costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£13 (joint 130th with 7 others)|
|Office running costs||£2,093||£19,325 (joint 11th with 77 others)||£18,758 (301st)||£18,234 (joint 1st with 183 others)||£18,212 (226th)|
|Staffing costs||£15,618||£69,810 (387th)||£67,707 (345th)||£64,901 (317th)||£47,027 (281st)|
|Members' Travel||£402||£29,680 (7th)||£25,696 (21st)||£26,526 (13th)||£23,928 (6th)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£0||£0||£0||£0||£342 (300th)|
|Members' Spouse Travel||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£0||£595 (454th)||£725 (393rd)||£667 (484th)||£1,044 (313th)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||N/A||N/A||£0||£861 (589th)||£1,626 (477th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£268||£363 (652nd)||£363 (651st)||£95 (647th)||£95 (615th)|
|Other Costs||£34,139||£0||£420 (77th)||£0||£0|
|Total||£52,520||£141,536 (56th)||£135,575 (64th)||£130,123 (32nd)||£106,170 (35th)|