Mark Harper

Conservative MP for Forest of Dean

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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

Mark Harper 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: Mark Harper voted in favour of having fewer MPs but against reducing the number of members of the House of Lords. Show vote
  • On 10 Jul 2012: Mark Harper voted in favour of reforming the House of Lords, introducing 15 year terms for most members and introducing an elected element. Show vote
  • On 23 Jun 2011: Mark Harper 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: Mark Harper voted no on House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places Show vote

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