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Lord Boateng

Labour Peer

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A selection of Lord Boateng's votes

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Recent appearances

  • Gavi: Covid-19 - Question 18 May 2020

    My Lords, Gavi does an excellent job, as I have seen for myself, but if it is to make the impact that it deserves to make, African Governments must act to bridge the $66 billion per year gap in fund- raising. There is a great need for better internal resource mobilisation and enhanced investment in healthcare systems, research, laboratories and the local health industry. Will the Government...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Legal Aid Scheme: Coronavirus 15 May 2020

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have received about the impact of COVID-19 on the (1) livelihoods, (2) retention, and (3) recruitment of lawyers who are dependent on the legal aid scheme; and what action they intend to take as a result of any such representations.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Administration of Justice: Coronavirus 14 May 2020

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of COVID-19 on the administration of justice, and in particular on (1) victim services, (2) litigants in person, and (3) defendants.

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 1 July 2010

Previously MP for Brent South until 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election

Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election

Also represented Brent South


Other offices held in the past

  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (3 Dec 2015 to 27 Apr 2017)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (12 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (5 Sep 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Chief Secretary, HM Treasury (29 May 2002 to 11 May 2005)
  • The Chief Secretary to the Treasury (29 May 2002 to 6 May 2005)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 24 Jun 2002)
  • Financial Secretary, HM Treasury (11 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)
  • The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (11 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)
  • Minister of State (Home Office) (28 Oct 1998 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Minister of State, Home Office (27 Oct 1998 to 11 Jun 2001)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health) (6 May 1997 to 28 Oct 1998)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Health (5 May 1997 to 27 Oct 1998)
  • Shadow Minister (Lord Chancellor's Department) (1 Jan 1992 to 1 Jan 1997)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (1 Jan 1992 to 1 Jan 1997)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Innovation and Skills) (1 Jan 1989 to 1 Jan 1992)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (1 Jan 1989 to 1 Jan 1992)
  • Member, Environment Committee (17 Jun 1987 to 19 Dec 1989)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Apr 2005.


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