Lord Lansley

Former MP

Conservative

A selection of Lord Lansley's votes

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  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Royal Prerogative - Question 18 Jul 2016

    My Lords, I join in congratulating my noble friend on his additional responsibilities. Following the noble Lord’s question, the fact that the Government do not legally require the consent of Parliament does not mean that they cannot bind themselves to seek Parliament’s authority before entering into a particular action. That is what the Government have done in relation to entering...
  • Wales: Economic Investment Projects - Question 12 Jul 2016

    My Lords, my noble friend will recall that in the last Parliament we legislated for access to infrastructure investment so that projects could have access to the Government’s capacity to borrow at relatively very low rates. Can he tell us to what extent Wales has been able to access that facility for projects in Wales?
  • Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 - Motion to Regret 4 Jul 2016

    My Lords, from my point of view, my noble friend Lord Callanan chose to talk very selectively about the record of the Conservative Party and the coalition Government in relation to tobacco control. I think he should bear in mind that Conservatives—myself, my noble friend Lord Young of Cookham—worked hard from the Opposition Benches in another place, and succeeded in securing the...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 26 October 2015

Previously MP for South Cambridgeshire until 30 March 2015 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented South Cambridgeshire

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Defence
  • NHS: Finance
  • Influenza
  • NHS Finance
  • General Practitioners
  • Dentistry

Currently held offices

  • Member, EU Internal Market Sub-Committee (since 26 May 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Leader of the House of Commons (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Secretary of State for Health (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (1 Jul 2003 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 11 Oct 2004)
  • Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Policy Renewal (15 Jun 1999 to 18 Sep 2001)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 1998 to 1 Jul 1999)
  • Member, Health Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 20 Jul 1998)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 235 debates since joining Parliament — well above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Lansley’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 40 written questions since joining Parliament — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.63% 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 225 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.
  • 172 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Lansley’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 39 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Flat in London, owned jointly with my wife, from which no income is derived. (Registered 29 November 2013)

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