John Hemming

Former MP, Birmingham, Yardley

Birmingham, Yardley Liberal Democrat

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

John Hemming consistently 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 7 Mar 2007: John Hemming voted yes on House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places Show vote
  • On 23 Jun 2011: John Hemming 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 10 Jul 2012: John Hemming voted in favour of reforming the House of Lords, introducing 15 year terms for most members and introducing an elected element. Show vote

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