Lord Ouseley

Former Crossbench Peer

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

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2nd to 9th June 2020

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10th June 2020 onwards

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A selection of Lord Ouseley’s votes

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Social Mobility 22 May 2019

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the effectiveness of policies and programmes to tackle social inequality in the UK; and what evidence exists to demonstrate that children and young people living in poverty and low-income households have been enabled by those policies and programmes to overcome the barriers to social mobility.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Overseas Students 22 May 2019

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many students have had their visas revoked or curtailed for allegedly cheating in Government-approved English proficiency tests in each year since 2014; how many were detained or forcibly removed in that period; how many students made challenges to decisions; and how many cases are awaiting decision by the Court of Appeal.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Youth Custody 16 May 2019

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what measures are being applied to young offender institutions and secure training centres to make them safe and secure for staff and offenders, and appropriate for the provision of care for detainees.

More of Lord Ouseley’s recent appearances


Former Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 10 July 2001

Left the House of Lords on 24 May 2019

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