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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Priti Patel voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords
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On 19 Oct 2016:
Priti Patel was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform and Size of the House of Commons
On 10 Jul 2012:
Priti Patel was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading
On 23 Jun 2011:
Priti Patel voted to establish a Joint Committee of MPs and Members of the House of Lords to consider proposals to reform the House of Lords
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