A selection of Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke's votes
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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
Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 1 vote against, 5 absences, between 1999–2003
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, in 2011
Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 6 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
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My Lords, I join with others in welcoming the noble Lord, Lord Ahmad, back to his position and his new role. I am delighted to see the noble Earl, Lord Howe, in his place. It cheered me up to see that we have two Ministers so respected in the House because I was greatly disheartened by a sketch in this morning’s Financial Times which talks about a country diminished, using the reduced...
My Lords, given the uncertainty that exists about North Korea, not least after President Trump’s discussions yesterday with the Senate, if there is the possibility of military engagement by the United States against North Korea, would there be a situation similar to what the Foreign Secretary suggested this morning in relation to Syria, which would engage British troops? If that is the...
More of Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke’s recent appearances
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, Department for Transport (17 May 1999 to 28 Jul 1999)
- Minister of State (Transport), Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (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 for Education and Industry, Scottish Office (28 Jul 1998 to 17 May 1999)
- Minister of State (Scottish Office) (Education and Industry) (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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- Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2005: Too little data for valid analysis.
- Has voted in 60.51% 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") 79 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
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