Baroness Adams of Craigielea

Former MP


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Recent appearances

  • Scotland Bill: Committee (1st Day) (Continued) 8 Dec 2015

    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?
  • Queen’s Speech — Debate (3rd Day) (Continued) 1 Jun 2015

    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...
  • Scotland: Draft Legislation — Statement 22 Jan 2015

    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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Labour Peer

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)

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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — 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 in 2005: Too little data for valid analysis.
  • Has voted in 60.72% 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?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Apr 2005.


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