Baroness Gale

Shadow Spokesperson (Equalities and Women's Issues)


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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Children: Custody 19 Sep 2017

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made in ensuring that the judiciary are trained to adhere to Practice Direction 12J: Child Arrangements and Contact Order: Domestic Violence and Harm in all private law family proceedings where domestic abuse is alleged.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Family Proceedings 19 Sep 2017

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that finding of fact hearings are undertaken within family court proceedings where there are allegations of domestic abuse.
  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Housing: Domestic Violence 19 Sep 2017

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the reduction in the benefit cap on housing availability for victims with children under two who have fled abusive partners and who are currently (1) residing in a refuge, and (2) residing in other forms of temporary accommodation.

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1999

Currently held offices

  • Member, Lord Speaker's Advisory Panel on Works of Art (since 25 Jan 2017)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Equalities and Women's Issues) (since 9 Jan 2017)
  • Member, Select Committee on Charities (since 25 May 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Works of Art Committee (Lords) (16 May 2013 to 31 Aug 2016)
  • Member, Refreshment Committee (Lords) (20 Jun 2012 to 12 Jun 2013)
  • Opposition Whip (Lords) (8 Oct 2010 to 1 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Works of Art Committee (Lords) (25 Nov 2009 to 15 May 2012)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (24 May 2005 to 12 Nov 2009)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (8 Dec 2003 to 30 Oct 2007)
  • Member, Information Committee (Lords) (25 Nov 2002 to 18 Nov 2004)
  • Member, Library and Computers Sub Committee (26 Jun 2001 to 7 Nov 2002)


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