Lord Chartres

Crossbench Peer

A selection of Lord Chartres's votes

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  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on more EU integration
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year

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Recent appearances

  • UK Foreign Policy in a Shifting World Order (International Relations Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note 21 May 2019

    My Lords, it is indeed an excellent report, which analyses the reasons why the world order is shifting. However, behind the turbulence, the growth of great powers and the decline of others, two great factors have led to profound shifts in human history: climate change and human migration. At the beginning of the 19th century, Europe had 20% of the world’s population; at the same time...
  • Online Harms - Statement 8 Apr 2019

    My Lords, I add my voice to those of my friends, the right reverend Prelates who sit on these Benches, who have welcomed this White Paper as a first step. Many of the platforms that would fall under the proposed regulator are based overseas. I hope that the proposals set out in the White Paper will give sufficient power to any regulator to hold these and future international companies to account.
  • Air Pollution - Question 8 Apr 2019

    My Lords, I thank the noble Baroness for her answers so far. Can I pick up the issue of children? As the Bishop of London, I am very grateful for the ultra-low emission zone being implemented today. Can the Minister reassure us that money is going to be put into research to ensure that we know the long-term effects on the health of those children who have already incurred high emissions?

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 22 January 1996

Party was Bishop until 31 Mar 2017

Currently held offices

  • Member, SLSC Sub-Committee A (since 4 Sep 2018)
  • Member, Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (since 15 May 2018)


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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Chartres’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 25.49% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 38 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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