Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton

Conservative Peer

@MarkLancasterMK https://facebook.com/marklancaster4mk

As a result of COVID-19, some MPs have been less able to vote in Parliament, and this will be reflected in their voting record.

Show more detail
11th May to 2nd June 2020

All MPs could vote remotely through an online voting tool. Votes cast remotely are shown as normal on the TheyWorkForYou voting record.

2nd to 9th June 2020

The option of online voting was removed, and a number of MPs may have been unable to vote because they were not physically able to attend.

10th June 2020 onwards

The requirements on proxy voting were relaxed, allowing MPs to designate another MP to cast a vote on their behalf.

If an MP votes by proxy, it is effectively exactly the same as if they cast the vote in person and it shows up on their TheyWorkForYou voting record.

MPs are not required to designate a proxy, and may instead pair with an opposing MP to miss a vote. Parliament does not record when two MPs have come to a pairing arrangement, so on TheyWorkForYou, they will both appear to have been absent for the vote.

We will update this information if the situation changes. See more detail on votes during the COVID-19 period here.

22 Oct 2020

  • On 22 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Citizens’ Rights (Application Deadline and Temporary Protection) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 - Motion to Approve — Amendment to the Motion Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Citizens’ Rights (Application Deadline and Temporary Protection) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 - Motion to Approve — Amendment to the Motion Show vote

21 Oct 2020

  • On 21 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill - Commons Reasons — Motion E1 (as an amendment to Motion E) Show vote
  • On 21 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill - Commons Reasons — Motion D1 (as an amendment to Motion D) Show vote
  • On 21 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill - Commons Reasons — Motion B1 (as an amendment to Motion B) Show vote

20 Oct 2020

  • On 20 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Agriculture Bill - Commons Reasons — Motion G1 (as an amendment to Motion G) Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Agriculture Bill - Commons Reasons — Motion E1 (as an amendment to Motion E) Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Agriculture Bill - Commons Reasons — Motion C1 (as an amendment to Motion C) Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on United Kingdom Internal Market Bill - Second Reading (2nd Day) Show vote

14 Oct 2020

  • On 14 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Health Protection (Coronavirus, Local COVID-19 Alert Level) (Very High) (England) Regulations 2020 - Motion to Approve — Amendment to the Motion Show vote
  • On 14 Oct 2020: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted no on Extradition (Provisional Arrest) Bill [HL] - Commons Amendments — Motion 4A (as an amendment to the Motion on Amendment 4) Show vote

31 Oct 2019

  • On 31 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted in favour of "data matching" with Department for Work and Pensions records to enable electoral roll officers to identify homes where electors are unlikely to have changed since the previous year, and to use electronic means such as an email or text message to confirm who lives at such properties. Show vote

29 Oct 2019

  • On 29 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted to hold a General Election on the 12th of December 2019. Show vote
  • On 29 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted for the proposed General Election to be held on the 12th of December 2019 rather than the 9th. Show vote
  • On 29 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted not to allow opposition amendments to be made to the Early Parliamentary General Election Bill. Show vote

28 Oct 2019

  • On 28 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted to hold a general election. Show vote

24 Oct 2019

  • On 24 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted to express support for Conservative government's programme of legislation as set out in the Queen's Speech, prioritising leaving the European Union by the 31st of October 2019. Show vote
  • On 24 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted in favour of the UK Government’s proposals for leaving the European Union. Show vote
  • On 24 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted against a motion calling on the Government "to rebuild the economy so that it works in the interest of the many, not just handing out rewards to those at the top" and bring forward "a green industrial revolution to decarbonise the economy and boost economic growth". Show vote

23 Oct 2019

  • On 23 Oct 2019: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton voted to continue to empower GPs to commission services, retain a strong Care Quality Commission, to retain Healthwatch England, and not to reverse a decision to seek to cut admin costs for example by abolishing Primary Care Trusts. Show vote

Note for journalists and researchers: The data on this page may be used freely, on condition that TheyWorkForYou.com is cited as the source.

For an explanation of the vote descriptions please see our page about voting information on TheyWorkForYou.

Profile photo: © Parliament (CC-BY 3.0)