An Elected House of Lords
The House of Lords is the upper house of the UK Parliament. There have been votes on moving away from a position where members of the House of Lords are either appointed or have inherited their seats to a system where members are elected.
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John Howell voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected 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:
John Howell voted in favour of having fewer MPs but against reducing the number of members of the House of Lords.
On 10 Jul 2012:
John Howell 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:
John Howell voted to establish a Joint Committee of MPs and Members of the House of Lords to consider proposals to reform the House of Lords