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.
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Alistair Carmichael almost always 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.
On 19 Oct 2016:
Alistair Carmichael was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform and Size of the House of Commons
On 10 Jul 2012:
Alistair Carmichael voted in favour of reforming the House of Lords, introducing 15 year terms for most members and introducing an elected element.
On 23 Jun 2011:
Alistair Carmichael was absent for a vote on Establishment of Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee)
On 7 Mar 2007:
Alistair Carmichael voted yes on House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places
On 8 Jul 2003:
Alistair Carmichael voted yes on House of Lords Reform — Exclusion of remaining Hereditary Peers