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Lord Mance

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A selection of Lord Mance's votes

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

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Recent appearances

  • Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] - Virtual Committee: Amendment 2 13 May 2020

    My Lords, as has been pointed out, these amendments illustrate the width of the delegated power proposed. They really matter only if Amendments 1, 4 and 5 fail and Clause 2 remains in the Bill unaltered. I basically agree with all my noble and learned friend Lord Falconer said and will add some comments on only some of the amendments. On Amendment 10—replacing “includes” with...
  • Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] - Virtual Committee: Amendment 2 13 May 2020

    Yes, it is very helpful. Have I started addressing Amendment 3 by mistake? I certainly did not intend to. I want to address Amendment 11, which seeks to include the words “or arbitral award” in the definition of private international law. As I said, I declare an interest as an arbitrator. Perhaps I might mention that, although I may not speak on this, I chair the Lord Chancellor’s...
  • Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] - Virtual Committee: Amendment 1 13 May 2020

    I have just a few points to raise with the Minister. At one point, he said that the first amendment would prevent us joining two other measures, the Singapore mediation convention and the 2019 Hague Convention. It is too easy to slip into that sort of language. What he really means is that it would prevent us joining those measures without proper parliamentary scrutiny by primary legislation....

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Judge Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 12 October 2005

Currently held offices

  • Chair, Conduct Committee (since 9 May 2019)
  • Chair, Conduct Committee (since 9 May 2019)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Union Committee (13 Nov 2007 to 12 Nov 2009)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee E - Justice and Institutions (21 Nov 2006 to 12 Nov 2009)


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  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Mance’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 0.15% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 8 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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