Lord Hope of Craighead

Convenor of the Crossbench Peers

Judge Peer

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 an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on more EU integration

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Recent appearances

  • Devolved Administrations: 20th Anniversary - Motion to Take Note 22 May 2019

    My Lords, I am grateful to the noble Lord, Lord Bourne, for his comprehensive introduction to this debate, covering the development of devolution across all parts of the United Kingdom and paying attention to the particular problems of how England fits into a structure that has been designed elsewhere. I wish to say a bit about the legislation that was put together to create a reliable...
  • Animal Health, Plant Health, Seeds and Seed Potatoes (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 - Motion to Approve 13 May 2019

    My Lords, perhaps the Minister could say a little more about the process by which these errors were discovered. I think he used the phrase “further scrutiny”, particularly in relation to what we find in the animal health, alien species regulations regarding fruit bats, dogs and cats coming from Malaysia and Australia. Some of the things that have been corrected seem, at a glance, to be...
  • Scotland Act 1998 (Transfer of Functions to the Scottish Ministers etc.) Order 2019 - Motion to Approve 10 Apr 2019

    My Lords, I do not think that anyone could possibly object to this order or indeed the order which the Minister will bring before us as the final business today. However, I should like to pay tribute to the procedures which have brought it before the House. Some 21 years ago, I was dealing with the Committee and Report stages of the 1998 Scotland Bill in this Chamber. It was a very carefully...

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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, Procedure Committee (Lords) (since 12 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (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, Committee for Privileges and Conduct (Lords) (since 12 Jun 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Liaison Committee (Lords) (28 Oct 2015 to 28 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Consultative Panel on Parliamentary Security (20 Oct 2015 to 19 Jun 2017)
  • 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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