A selection of Baroness Adams of Craigielea's votes
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Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, in 2011
Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
13 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, between 2008–2011
Almost always voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
5 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, between 1999–2003
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, in 2011
Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes
7 votes for, 2 votes against, 4 absences, between 1998–2010
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On the point about the Scottish Parliament: if there were to be a senate, does my noble friend envisage that we would still have to retain the same numbers in the Scottish Parliament?
My Lords, it is always a pleasure to follow the noble Lord, Lord Purvis. I congratulate those who have made their maiden speeches today, every one of them far better than most of us have ever heard in this House. We are in a constitutional mess and there is no mistake about that. It reminds me of the story of the man asking for a destination and being told, “Well, I wouldn’t start...
My Lords, I also welcome the Statement that the noble and learned Lord has made today. I am glad to hear him say once more that all five parties signed up to this. But he will forgive me a little wobble because, on the day after the Smith commission reported, four SNP councillors in Renfrewshire burned that report outside the council offices. I have to wonder just what the commitment of the...
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Entered the House of Lords on 18 July 2005
Previously MP for Paisley North until 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election
Positions held at time of appointment: Member of Parliament for Paisley North, 1990-2005. Member, Select Committee for Scottish Affairs, 1997-2005 (Chair, 2001-2005); Chairmen's Panel, 1998-2005; Finance and Services, 2001-2005 and Liaison, 2001-2005. (from Number 10 press release)
Entered the House of Commons on 29 November 1990 — unknown
Also represented Paisley North
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee (19 Feb 2007 to 26 Nov 2008)
- Member, Chairmen's Panel Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Finance & Services Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Liaison Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Chairman, Scottish Affairs Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Finance and Services Committee (19 Nov 2001 to 17 Jul 2005)
- Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (5 Nov 2001 to 11 Jul 2005)
- Chair, Scottish Affairs Committee (19 Jul 2001 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (1 Jan 1998 to 24 May 2005)
- Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 19 Jul 2001)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Adams of Craigielea’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2005: Too little data for valid analysis.
- Has voted in 61.01% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 8 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
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