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Lord Hooson

Former Other Peer

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A selection of Lord Hooson's votes

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  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • 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
  • Voted for more EU integration Show votes 2 votes for, 0 votes against, 13 absences, between 2008–2011

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Recent appearances

  • Law Officers 15 Dec 2005

    My Lords, I wish to make a very brief intervention to say that of course the law officer system perhaps does not bear logical examination, but, in practice, one—
  • Prisons: Suicides 20 Oct 2005

    My Lords, I have long thought that there was an overdue case in this country for setting up a broad-based royal commission to look at the whole question of our antediluvian penal system, which is in many respects a blot on the record of a civilised country. I hope that this debate, initiated by my noble friend Lord Dholakia, will encourage the Government to do so, through the medium of the...
  • Prisons: Suicides 20 Oct 2005

    My Lords, when I came to the Chamber today, I had no intention of taking part in the debate. I have not intervened in debates in your Lordships' House in recent times.

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Profile

Former Other Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 26 July 1979

Left the House of Lords on 21 February 2012 — Died

Party was Liberal Democrat until 3 Apr 2011

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Hooson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 0.00% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election. (From Public Whip)
  • 2 people are tracking this peer
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 45 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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