Elfyn Llwyd

Former Plaid Cymru MP for Dwyfor Meirionnydd

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

Elfyn Llwyd generally voted for 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 10 Jul 2012: Elfyn Llwyd was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 23 Jun 2011: Elfyn Llwyd was absent for a vote on Establishment of Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) Show vote
  • On 7 Mar 2007: Elfyn Llwyd voted yes on House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places Show vote
  • On 8 Jul 2003: Elfyn Llwyd was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform — Exclusion of remaining Hereditary Peers Show vote
  • On 10 Nov 1999: Elfyn Llwyd was absent for a vote on House of Lords Bill — Exceptions from the rule that hereditary peers should be abolished Show vote
  • On 16 Mar 1999: Elfyn Llwyd was absent for a vote on House of Lords Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Feb 1999: Elfyn Llwyd voted no on House of Lords Bill — Hereditary peers to be elected by House of Lords members — rejected Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 1999: Elfyn Llwyd voted no on House of Lords Bill — Exclusion of hereditary peers from voting — rejected Show vote
  • On 2 Feb 1999: Elfyn Llwyd was absent for a vote on House of Lords Bill — Decline to give a Second Reading — rejected Show vote
  • On 2 Feb 1999: Elfyn Llwyd was absent for a vote on House of Lords Bill — Second Reading Show vote

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