A selection of the Earl of Courtown’s votes
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Voted for university tuition fees Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2010.
Voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, in 2011.
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Generally voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
4 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, in 2011.
Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
0 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2010.
Almost always voted against more EU integration Show votes
0 votes for, 8 votes against, 7 absences, between 2008–2011.
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I apologise for interrupting the noble Baroness, but I remind the whole House that, as we are on Report, there cannot be any interruptions apart from material descriptions of various features.
My Lords, it is the turn of the Conservative Benches.
My Lords, I think it is the turn of the Liberal Democrats.
More of The Earl of Courtown’s recent appearances
Entered the House of Lords in 1975
Currently held offices
- Member, Finance Committee (Lords) (since 1 Sep 2016)
- Captain of the Queen's Bodyguard of the Yeomen of the Guard (HM Household) (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Lords) (since 17 Jul 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) (14 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
- Member, Digital Skills Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 4 Feb 2015)
- Member, Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill [HL] Committee (28 Oct 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
- Member, EU Sub Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy (17 May 2012 to 4 Feb 2013)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (17 Oct 2011 to 16 May 2012)
- Member, Hybrid Instruments Committee (Lords) (6 Dec 1999 to 11 May 2001)
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