A selection of Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke's votes
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Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 1 vote against, 5 absences, between 1999–2003
Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 6 votes against, 1 absence, in 2011
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, in 2011
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
4 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, in 2011
Generally voted for university tuition fees Show votes
9 votes for, 2 votes against, 2 absences, between 1998–2010
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
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My Lords, in the past half-hour, I have received an email from a leading player in the Scottish commercial property market to say that, overnight, £50 million worth of deals have been withdrawn as a consequence of the possibility of a Scottish referendum. Does the Minister agree with me that, when the Scottish economy is already weakened, when we are seriously troubled about our...
My Lords, I am very conscious that I am speaking after a number of people who have much more knowledge of the defence of this country and of defence internationally than I have. I pay tribute to my noble friend Lord Robertson for what was an excellent start to this debate. The only area to which I wish to address my remarks at the moment is cyberwarfare. However, before I come on to that, in...
My Lords, I too declare that I am a former employee of the BBC—but in the face of so many senior luminaries of the BBC, I should point out that I was a humble Scottish economics correspondent. My son works for BBC Children in Need, so I suppose his boss is Pudsey. I shall take up the point that the noble Lord, Lord Inglewood, made about the National Audit Office, because I am concerned...
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Entered the House of Lords on 13 July 2010
Previously MP for Airdrie and Shotts until 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election
Entered the House of Commons on 30 June 1994 — unknown
Also represented Airdrie and Shotts; Monklands East
Currently held offices
- Member, EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (since 6 Dec 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill Special Public Bill Committee (22 Jan 2013 to 13 Feb 2013)
- Member, EU Sub Committee E - Justice, Institutions and Consumer Protection (1 Jan 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills (Joint Committee) (17 Mar 2011 to 14 Jun 2011)
- The Secretary of State for Scotland (25 Jan 2001 to 12 Jun 2003)
- Secretary of State, Scottish Office (24 Jan 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)
- Minister of State (Energy and Competitiveness in Europe) (29 Jul 1999 to 24 Jan 2001)
- Minister of State (Science, Energy and Industry), Department of Trade and Industry (28 Jul 1999 to 24 Jan 2001)
- Minister of State (Transport), Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (17 May 1999 to 28 Jul 1999)
- Minister of State, Department for Transport (17 May 1999 to 28 Jul 1999)
- Minister of State (Department for Environment, Transport and the Regions) (17 May 1999 to 29 Jul 1999)
- Minister of State (Scottish Office) (Education and Industry) (28 Jul 1998 to 17 May 1999)
- Minister for Education and Industry, Scottish Office (28 Jul 1998 to 17 May 1999)
- The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (6 May 1997 to 27 Jul 1998)
- Economic Secretary, HM Treasury (5 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1998)
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