Damian Hinds

The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

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East Hampshire Conservative

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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Damian Hinds generally 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 23 Jun 2011: Damian Hinds 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 10 Jul 2012: Damian Hinds voted in favour of reforming the House of Lords, introducing 15 year terms for most members and introducing an elected element. Show vote
  • On 19 Oct 2016: Damian Hinds was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform and Size of the House of Commons Show vote

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