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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Matthew Hancock voted a mixture of for and 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.
On 19 Oct 2016:
Matthew Hancock voted in favour of having fewer MPs but against reducing the number of members of the House of Lords.
On 10 Jul 2012:
Matthew Hancock 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:
Matthew Hancock voted to establish a Joint Committee of MPs and Members of the House of Lords to consider proposals to reform the House of Lords