A selection of Lord Jenkin of Roding’s votes
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Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010.
Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2011.
Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
7 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2011.
Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
1 vote for, 11 votes against, 3 absences, between 2008–2011.
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2010.
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(Valedictory Speech) My Lords—
My Lords, last month the House, in its wisdom, accepted the recommendation of the Procedure Committee that a Peer who has given notice of his wish to retire might have an opportunity to make what they christened “a valedictory speech”. I would point out that a number of noble Lords have retired recently, their retirements having been announced by the noble Baroness the Lord Speaker, and...
My Lords, while agreeing with everything that my noble friend Lord Teverson said, I would like to make particular mention of my noble friend Lady Verma’s readiness to listen to the arguments on Part 4 concerning the community electricity right. The concession that the Government made on the timing of the power to introduce regulations has been widely welcomed by the renewables industry. It...
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Former Conservative Peer
Entered the House of Lords in 1987
Left the House of Lords on 6 January 2015 — retired
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (22 Jun 2010 to 15 May 2012)
- Member, Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) (9 May 2007 to 8 Aug 2007)
- Member, Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I (1 Nov 1998 to 11 May 2001)
- Member, Select Committee on Science and Technology Sub-Committee 2 (1 Apr 1998 to 11 May 2001)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (3 Jun 1997 to 11 May 2001)
- Member, Finance and Staff Sub Committee (20 May 1992 to 3 Nov 1994)
- Member, House of Lords Offices Committee (3 Dec 1990 to 5 Nov 1993)
- Secretary of State for Environment (11 Jun 1983 to 1 Sep 1985)
- Secretary of State for Industry (14 Sep 1981 to 12 Jun 1983)
- Secretary of State for Health and Social Security (5 May 1979 to 13 Sep 1981)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Department of Health and Social Security) (1 Jul 1976 to 3 May 1979)
- Shadow Secretary of State (1 Jul 1976 to 3 May 1979)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Energy) (1 Mar 1974 to 1 Jul 1976)
- Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (1 Mar 1974 to 1 Jul 1976)
- Minister of State (Department of Energy) (1 Jan 1974 to 28 Feb 1974)
- The Chief Secretary to the Treasury (7 Apr 1972 to 7 Jan 1974)
- The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (1 Jan 1970 to 1 Jan 1972)
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