Baroness Browning

Former MP

Conservative

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 13 July 2010

Previously MP for Tiverton and Honiton until 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election

Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election

Also represented Tiverton and Honiton; Tiverton

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Education and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Foot and Mouth
  • Regulatory Impact Assessments
  • Parliamentary Questions
  • Iraq
  • Mental Health

Currently held offices

  • Member, Lord Speaker's committee on the size of the House (since 20 Dec 2016)
  • Member, EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee (since 26 May 2016)
  • Member, European Union Committee (since 25 May 2016)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (since 8 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Investigatory Powers Bill (Joint Committee) (25 Nov 2015 to 11 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Equality Act 2010 and Disability Committee (11 Jun 2015 to 15 Mar 2016)
  • Member, The Arctic Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 11 Feb 2015)
  • Member, Mental Capacity Act 2005 Committee (16 May 2013 to 25 Feb 2014)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Lords) (16 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Minister of State (Home Office) (1 May 2011 to 16 Sep 2011)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (18 Jul 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (17 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Deputy Chairman, The Conservative Party (9 Jul 2007 to 4 Jun 2008)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee (12 Oct 2006 to 17 Oct 2006)
  • Deputy Chairman (Organising and Campaigning), Conservative Party (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (1 Nov 2005 to 4 Oct 2006)
  • Deputy Chair, Conservative Party (1 Aug 2005 to 31 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 26 Jul 2006)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 1 Feb 2006)
  • Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (22 Jul 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (20 Jul 2004 to 11 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee) (28 May 2004 to 11 Jun 2004)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (29 Apr 2004 to 31 Jan 2006)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (24 Mar 2004 to 24 Jul 2006)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (10 Jul 2003 to 17 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee) (1 Jan 2003 to 9 Oct 2006)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Aug 2001 to 31 Jul 2005)
  • Shadow Leader of the House of Commons (26 Sep 2000 to 18 Sep 2001)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (25 Oct 1999 to 11 May 2001)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (15 Jun 1999 to 26 Sep 2000)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Innovation and Skills) (11 Jun 1997 to 2 Jun 1998)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food) (20 Jul 1994 to 2 May 1997)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 5 Jul 1993)

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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Browning’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 25 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 80.49% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 40 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 213 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Fees for lectures to Civil Service College, which are paid direct to charities. (Up to £5,000)
8. Land and Property
Half share in a domestic property in Bournemouth, from which rental income is received.

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