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Lord Shutt of Greetland
Liberal Democrat Peer
- Became a Lord on 16 May 2000
- Positions held at time of appointment: Chartered Accountant and Group Leader, Calderdale MBC (from Number 10 press release)
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Lord Shutt of Greetland voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted a mixture of for and against the hunting ban. votes
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted very strongly against a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted very strongly for laws to stop climate change. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party.
- NHS: Leeds General Infirmary — Question (23 Apr 2013)
“My Lords, it is clear that murky internal health politicking has been going on here. However, the underlying question is: why are the Government determined to deny the people of Yorkshire a children's heart unit when Yorkshire's population of 5.3 million is similar to that of Scotland, Denmark and Finland, and is larger than Norway and Ireland? Yorkshire is double the size of the north-east...”
- Taxation: Corporation Tax — Question (18 Mar 2013)
“My Lords, bearing in mind that it is the rebalancing of the Northern Ireland economy that is the reason for people being concerned about the rate of corporation tax, and that is why the joint ministerial group gathered, were there any other ideas that came from that group that would assist the rebalancing of the Northern Ireland economy?”
- Railways: Electrification — Question (18 Jul 2012)
“My Lords, I commend the Government on pursuing these electrification schemes but it is quite clear that there are plenty of further candidates, whether they be Holyhead, Plymouth, Hull, or indeed the Calder Valley. Is the Minister saying that he now sees a rolling programme going forward for electrification? That is what we want to see. We have had bust, and it seems that we have got a bit of...”
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- Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
- Has voted in 81.66% of votes in this House with this affiliation — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 1 annotation on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 265 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)