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Lord Alton of Liverpool

Crossbench Peer

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A selection of Lord Alton of Liverpool's votes

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Care Homes: Coronavirus 3 Jun 2020

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports that care home operators have complained that COVID-19 testing in care homes has been a “complete system failure”; what steps they are taking in response to such reports; what assessment they have made of reports that Public Health England, the Care Quality Commission and the Department of Health and Social Care...
  • Hong Kong - Private Notice Question 2 Jun 2020

    My Lords, I beg leave to ask the Question standing in my name on the Order Paper, and in so doing declare my interests both as a patron of Hong Kong Watch and as vice-chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Hong Kong.
  • Hong Kong - Private Notice Question 2 Jun 2020

    My Lords, last week, in giving evidence to a Westminster hearing, a young doctor reminded us that under the new law he could be arrested and disappeared for doing so. Two days before the 31st anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, how will the Government ensure that their welcome lifeboat policy will provide for Hong Kong’s defenders of democracy, such as that young doctor, or...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1997

Currently held offices

  • Member, International Relations and Defence Committee (since 1 Jul 2019)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Privileges Committee (18 Nov 1993 to 17 Oct 1996)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (17 Jun 1987 to 26 Oct 1987)
  • Member, Environment Committee (9 Jun 1983 to 8 Apr 1986)


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