A selection of Baroness Scott of Needham Market's votes
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Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
8 votes for, 5 votes against, 2 absences, between 2008–2011
Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2011
Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
6 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2011
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2010
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My Lords, I thank the Minister for listening to and taking away the concerns I raised with my noble friend Lord Shipley on independent audit. It is an important point. These schemes, however welcome, are potentially extremely expensive. The risk, as always, will fall on local council tax payers and therefore robust independent audit is key. We look forward to seeing the regulations and...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact on disabled people of the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union.
My Lords, I am very pleased to have secured time for a debate this afternoon on the impact that leaving the EU will have on people with disabilities. During the referendum campaign, little was said about this matter and I have heard very little since. But the implications for millions of disabled people and their families could be profound. The choices that will be made by the Government over...
More of Baroness Scott of Needham Market’s recent appearances
Liberal Democrat Peer
Entered the House of Lords on 15 May 2000
Positions held at time of appointment: Group Leader, Suffolk County Council (from Number 10 press release)
Currently held offices
- Member, Select Committee on Charities (since 25 May 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (25 May 2016 to 27 Apr 2017)
- Chair, EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee (12 Jun 2015 to 12 May 2016)
- Chair, EU Sub Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy (21 May 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, EU Sub Committee B - Internal Market, Infrastructure and Employment (17 May 2012 to 21 May 2013)
- Member, European Union Committee (16 May 2012 to 12 May 2016)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (17 Oct 2011 to 16 May 2012)
- Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (6 Jul 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
- Member, Leader's Group on Members Leaving the House (L) Committee (1 Jul 2010 to 13 Jan 2011)
- Liberal Democrat Party President and Spokesperson for Communities and Local Government (8 Jan 2009 to 4 Feb 2009)
- Party Chair, Liberal Democrats (1 Jan 2009 to 31 Dec 2010)
- Member, Communications Committee (23 Apr 2007 to 8 Apr 2010)
- Spokesperson in the Lords, Department for Communities and Local Government (2 Aug 2006 to 8 Jan 2009)
- Spokesperson in the Lords, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (1 Jun 2005 to 2 Aug 2006)
- Spokesperson in the Lords, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister Local Government & the Regions (22 Feb 2005 to 1 Jun 2005)
- Member, Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee (30 Nov 2004 to 30 Oct 2007)
- Shadow Minister, Transport (26 Jan 2004 to 22 Feb 2005)
- Member, Draft Corruption Bill (Joint Committee) (24 Mar 2003 to 31 Jul 2003)
- Member, Liaison Committee (Lords) (20 Nov 2002 to 18 Nov 2006)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee B (12 Dec 2000 to 7 Nov 2002)
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