Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe


A selection of Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe's votes

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

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Recent appearances

  • Divorce (Financial Provision) Bill [HL] - Second Reading 27 Jan 2017

    My Lords, I strongly support the Bill. I shall be brief partly because time is limited but also because the noble Baroness, Lady Deech, has explained so clearly and cogently the case for her Bill. Having said that, I cannot resist making one comment on the interesting speech of the noble Lord, Lord Kirkhope of Harrogate. The Bill that became the Matrimonial Causes Act 1857 was opposed in the...
  • Armed Forces Bill: Second Reading 11 Feb 2016

    My Lords, I ask the House’s indulgence to say a few words in the gap. As one who has spent all my working life in the law except for two years’ military service in Germany with the Royal Artillery, I share the concern and disgust expressed in many corners of the House at the sort of ambulance-chasing activities which have been referred to—the “lawfare” trouble...
  • Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism Bill — Report 15 Dec 2014

    My Lords, I support the amendment which my noble and learned friend Lord Lloyd of Berwick has indicated that he is likely to withdraw. I wish to address briefly the amendment proposed by the Minister and draw attention to the use of language in both Clause 4 and throughout the Bill. I am genuinely shocked by the low standard of draftsmanship in the Bill—presumably it was prepared by...

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Entered the House of Lords on 8 October 2002

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill Select Committee (Lords) (5 May 2016 to 15 Dec 2016)


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