Lord Howard of Rising

Conservative Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Brexit: Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration - Motion to Take Note (1st Day) (Continued) 5 Dec 2018

    My Lords, leaving the European Union is a political decision, not a business or a commercial one. In spite of the dishonest fear campaign, the people of this great country of ours voted to return the rule of their country to within these shores—a return to democracy, where the people of Great Britain govern themselves through their Members of Parliament: their elected representatives. The...
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Bill - Second Reading (2nd Day) (Continued) 31 Jan 2018

    My Lords, with so much already having been said, I shall limit myself to addressing the concern expressed by some of your Lordships about Henry VIII powers and statutory instruments. There have been squeals of dismay from remainers, who claim that the use of these powers is an erosion of parliamentary sovereignty. I am bewildered by this sudden concern for parliamentary sovereignty. Being...
  • Local Government Finance Settlement - Statement 19 Dec 2017

    Following on from what my noble friend Lord Marlesford said, my parish council is not nearly as big as his. Our annual precept is only £500. Will the noble Lord confirm that, if you do not have any electronic equipment, such as computers, you do not have to worry about the Data Protection Act?

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Profile

Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 16 June 2004

Positions held at time of appointment: Chairman, Wicksteed Leisure Ltd. (from Number 10 press release)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Refreshment Committee (Lords) (20 Jun 2012 to 11 Feb 2014)
  • - Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for Treasury and Culture, Media and Sport), Shadow Minister (8 Sep 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Treasury), Culture, Media and Sport (8 Sep 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • - Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Culture, Media and Sport), Shadow Minister (8 Sep 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • - Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for Treasury and Culture, Media & Sport), Shadow Minister (27 Jul 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
  • Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Treasury), Culture, Media & Sport (27 Jul 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
  • - Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Culture, Media & Sport), Shadow Minister (27 Jul 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Cabinet Office (19 Jan 2009 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Treasury (19 Jan 2009 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Culture, Media & Sport (9 Jul 2007 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport), Culture, Media & Sport (7 Dec 2006 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister, Work & Pensions (17 Aug 2006 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Deputy Chief Whip, Whips (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister, Treasury (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (18 Jun 2005 to 14 Nov 2007)

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