Lord Hope of Craighead

Convenor of the Crossbench Peers


A selection of Lord Hope of Craighead's votes

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  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on more EU integration
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency

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Recent appearances

  • Clerk of the Parliaments - Retirement of Sir David Beamish KCB 24 Apr 2017

    My Lords, on behalf of these Benches, I, too, pay tribute to Sir David Beamish and thank him for all that he has done for us. It has been my unique privilege as Convener to observe Sir David at close quarters on many occasions when he was doing his job as Clerk of the Parliaments. These observations have been, if I may put it this way, both from the front and from behind. I met him face to...
  • Brexit: European Union-derived Rights - Motion to Resolve 4 Apr 2017

    My Lords, I should like to say just a few words in support of the Motion in the name of the noble Baroness, Lady Smith of Basildon, to which the noble Baroness, Lady Hayter of Kentish Town, spoke. I want to stress one word that comes towards the end of the Motion, and that is the word “before”. It is used in a phrase that sets out that among the matters to be looked at by the...
  • Liaison Committee - Motion to Agree 3 Apr 2017

    My Lords, I should like to follow what the noble Baroness has just said. I too am a member of the Liaison Committee. When we were told about the people who should be thanked, it occurred to me that among others they should be the clerk to the committee and those who worked for her. One thing which all of us shared was a substantial briefing, prepared by her and her assistants, on each of the...

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Judge Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1995

Currently held offices

  • Member, House of Lords Commission (since 1 Sep 2016)
  • Member, Services Committee (since 1 Sep 2016)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Lords) (since 28 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Consultative Panel on Parliamentary Security (since 20 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (since 12 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Selection, Committee of (Lords) (since 12 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Sub-Committee on Leave of Absence (since 12 Oct 2015)
  • Convenor of the Crossbench Peers (since 28 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (Lords) (since 12 Jun 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Liaison Committee (Lords) (28 Oct 2015 to 28 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (12 Oct 2015 to 31 Aug 2016)
  • Member, House Committee (Lords) (12 Oct 2015 to 31 Aug 2016)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Lords) (12 Oct 2015 to 28 Oct 2015)
  • Chair, Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (11 Nov 2014 to 3 Feb 2015)
  • Member, Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Nov 2014 to 11 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Personal Service Companies Committee (12 Nov 2013 to 31 Mar 2014)
  • Member, European Union Committee (3 Dec 1998 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee E (5 Oct 1998 to 11 May 2001)


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