Baroness Uddin

Non-affiliated Peer

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A selection of Baroness Uddin’s votes

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  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes 5 votes for, 0 votes against, 10 absences, between 2008–2011.
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons

We have lots more plain English analysis of Baroness Uddin’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Baroness Uddin’s full vote analysis page for more.

Recent appearances

  • Rough Sleeping - Statement 2 Mar 2021

    My Lords, homelessness and sleeping on the street is never done by choice. It is about our societal and institutional failures. Some 250,000 people, including 130,000 children, are regarded as being homeless and significant numbers of them are sleeping on the streets. They may have no recourse to public funds or be fleeing domestic violence. Among those sleeping rough, there are serious...
  • Ministerial and other Maternity Allowances Bill - Committee (and remaining stages): Amendment 1 25 Feb 2021

    My Lords, I thank the Minister for his personal assurances and commitment to improving the Bill, and I am grateful to the noble Baroness, Lady Noakes, for her leadership and intervention. The Government have acknowledged the significance of women’s role in giving birth. Language is imperative in setting out law. I would have preferred “woman” but support the noble Lord, Lord Lucas, as...
  • Public Health (Coronavirus) (Protection from Eviction) (England) Regulations 2021 - Motion to Approve: Amendment to the Motion 2 Feb 2021

    My Lords, I welcome these discussions and particularly welcome the noble Lord, Lord Wolfson, to this place and congratulate him. The last point made by the noble Lord, Lord Naseby, is important, although I do not agree with tenants having to be forced to take loans out. If the Government are considering that at all, there should be no interest charged whatever. We should not get into the...

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Non-affiliated Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 18 July 1998

Party was Labour until 20 Oct 2010

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (21 Nov 2006 to 6 May 2008)
  • Member, European Union Committee (3 Dec 1998 to 11 Nov 1999)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee F (24 Nov 1998 to 30 Nov 2000)

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