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Paul Beresford

Conservative MP for Mole Valley

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Removing Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords

There have been votes in Parliament on the removal of the hereditary peers from the House of Lords.

Photo: UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor

Paul Beresford generally voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords:

  • On 19 Oct 2016: Paul Beresford was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform and Size of the House of Commons Show vote
  • On 10 Jul 2012: Paul Beresford was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 23 Jun 2011: Paul Beresford voted to establish a Joint Committee of MPs and Members of the House of Lords to consider proposals to reform the House of Lords Show vote
  • On 7 Mar 2007: Paul Beresford voted no on House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places Show vote
  • On 8 Jul 2003: Paul Beresford was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform — Exclusion of remaining Hereditary Peers Show vote
  • On 10 Nov 1999: Paul Beresford voted yes on House of Lords Bill — Exceptions from the rule that hereditary peers should be abolished Show vote
  • On 16 Mar 1999: Paul Beresford voted no on House of Lords Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Feb 1999: Paul Beresford voted yes on House of Lords Bill — Hereditary peers to be elected by House of Lords members — rejected Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 1999: Paul Beresford voted yes on House of Lords Bill — Exclusion of hereditary peers from voting — rejected Show vote
  • On 2 Feb 1999: Paul Beresford voted yes on House of Lords Bill — Decline to give a Second Reading — rejected Show vote
  • On 2 Feb 1999: Paul Beresford voted no on House of Lords Bill — Second Reading Show vote

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