Lord Randall of St Budeaux

Former Labour Peer

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

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10th June 2020 onwards

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Recent appearances

  • Communications Bill 8 Jul 2003

    My Lords, I am absolutely dumb struck by the comments I have just heard from my noble friend. I beg leave not to test the opinion of the House.
  • Communications Bill 8 Jul 2003

    moved Amendment No. 9: Page 19, leave out lines 14 to 16 and insert "is not"
  • Communications Bill 8 Jul 2003

    My Lords, I want to make a short speech because I am dealing with the finance being presented for small to medium enterprises and the telecommunications implications. I start by bringing in a few introduction notes. First, the current Act provides satisfactory protection and regulation for SMEs. Secondly, the SME performance is vital for economic reform in the United Kingdom. There is deep...

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Former Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 25 September 1997

Left the House of Lords on 11 August 2012 — Died

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Sub-Committee A (3 Jun 1997 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (1 Feb 1985 to 1 May 1986)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (1 Feb 1985 to 1 May 1986)

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