Lord Eames


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Recent appearances

  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill - Report (Continued) 7 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I feel that the question that the noble Lord has raised takes us far beyond the points I was trying to put over because we must not tie the hands of the team that is going to speak for us all in the negotiations. I say to the noble Lord, please keep an open mind on the possibilities, but it is not for us to concern ourselves with.
  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill - Report (Continued) 7 Mar 2017

    My Lords, it is an opportunity, because of the speech of the noble Lord, Lord Hain, to once again concentrate our minds on an aspect of our long debates on the EU and Brexit, and to realise the significance of a cameo within the bigger cameo. It is a question not just of addressing the issue of the United Kingdom and the EU; within the United Kingdom is a border that will become the frontier...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: USA: Foreign Relations 6 Mar 2017

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions have taken place with the government of the US since the inauguration of President Trump.

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1995

Currently held offices

  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 17 Jun 2015)
  • Member, Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (Lords) (since 20 Nov 2007)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (formerly Merits Committee) (16 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee (9 Jun 2010 to 15 May 2012)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (25 Nov 2009 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (13 Nov 2007 to 16 May 2012)
  • Member, Works of Art Committee (Lords) (25 Nov 2002 to 7 May 2005)


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  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Eames’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 16 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 13.85% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below 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") 36 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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