Lord Morgan

Labour Peer

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

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2nd to 9th June 2020

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10th June 2020 onwards

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A selection of Lord Morgan’s votes

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Recent appearances

  • Constitution, Democracy and Rights Commission - Question 29 Jan 2020

    My Lords, the terms of reference of this commission have not been specified. Will this rather shadowy, generalised body turn its attention to upholding the rights of Parliament and the judiciary and to protecting the rule of law?
  • European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill - Report (2nd Day) (Continued): Amendment 20 21 Jan 2020

    My Lords, points have been admirably made by many other distinguished speakers. I will just make one: this whole issue unfortunately shows the frailty of devolution as a basis for keeping our partnership of nations together. Devolution had weaknesses built into it, admirable change though it was. As many of us said, the regulatory relationships between the nations were left extremely...
  • European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill - Committee (2nd Day): Amendment 18 15 Jan 2020

    Many distinguished Lords have spoken on the amendments, and I agree with them all, particularly the noble Lord, Lord Kerr, who is just leaving. It illustrates the lack of comprehension that there has been about how the British union state has changed, and how its pluralism has changed and become a more central feature. I have had the great privilege of being on the Constitution Committee for...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 12 July 2000

Positions held at time of appointment: Research Professor, University College of Swansea (from Number 10 press release)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Constitution Committee (8 Jun 2015 to 1 Jul 2019)
  • Member, Constitution Committee (28 Jun 2001 to 7 May 2005)

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