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Nia Griffith

Shadow Secretary of State for Defence

Labour MP for Llanelli

@NiaGriffithMP https://facebook.com/Nia-Griffith-MP-154165864657660

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

Nia Griffith 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 19 Oct 2016: Nia Griffith voted against reducing the number of MPs but for reducing the number of members of the House of Lords. Show vote
  • On 10 Jul 2012: Nia Griffith 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: Nia Griffith was absent for a vote on Establishment of Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) Show vote
  • On 7 Mar 2007: Nia Griffith voted yes on House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places Show vote

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