Lord Elton

Conservative

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Recent appearances

  • Digital Economy Bill - Report (2nd Day) 20 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I cannot support the noble Earl. I follow most of his argument, but when we are considering legislation in one area we have to take into account its effect in other areas. What we have here is a proposal to narrow a definition of maximum control and to place anything that is not within that narrow definition in an area of less control where a larger population is affected by it. I...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1973

Currently held offices

  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (since 9 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Sub Committee B - Internal Market, Infrastructure and Employment (23 Oct 2012 to 21 May 2013)
  • Member, Conventions (Joint Committee) (22 May 2006 to 31 Oct 2006)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (15 Jun 2005 to 12 Nov 2009)
  • Member, Constitution Committee (19 Nov 2002 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (24 Jan 2002 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, House of Lords Offices Committee (23 Nov 1999 to 7 Nov 2002)
  • Member, Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee (23 Nov 1993 to 17 Oct 1996)
  • Member, House of Lords Offices Committee (3 Dec 1990 to 5 Nov 1993)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (6 Dec 1988 to 22 Oct 1991)
  • Member, House of Lords Offices Committee (18 Nov 1982 to 15 May 1987)

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  • Has spoken in 35 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Elton’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 63.98% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — above average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 555 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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