A selection of the Earl of Caithness's votes
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Almost always voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, in 2011
Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2011
Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
1 vote for, 5 votes against, 9 absences, between 2008–2011
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2010
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My Lords, I wish that this was a five-hour debate rather than a three-hour one, but to have a debate at all is better than not on this very important subject. I offer many thanks to my noble friend Lord Lindsay for introducing it. Mr Plumb first came into my life in 1970 when I was sitting behind a desk at the Royal Agricultural College at Cirencester. The agricultural tutor said to me,...
My Lords, I am grateful, as we all are, to the noble Baroness for securing this debate. It is the second time that we have discussed air pollution in a few months; the last debate, on 3 July, was introduced by my noble friend Lord Borwick, who I am glad to see in his place. I am particularly grateful that the noble Baroness included water in this debate, which is important. However, I would...
My Lords, I declare my interest as a former surveyor, and I have let and managed property in a previous capacity. The Statement refers to the letting and management agents market. Can my noble friend confirm that this will also include agricultural letting agents? That also involves letting and managing property in which people live. Does my noble friend not agree that the nub of the...
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Entered the House of Lords in 1965
Currently held offices
- Member, Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 Committee (since 29 Jun 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Communications Committee (25 May 2016 to 27 Apr 2017)
- Member, EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (12 Jun 2015 to 12 May 2016)
- Member, European Union Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 12 May 2016)
- Member, EU Sub Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs (21 May 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, EU Sub Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy (17 May 2012 to 21 May 2013)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment (18 May 2010 to 16 May 2012)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee D - Environment and Agriculture (9 Dec 2008 to 8 Apr 2010)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee F - Home Affairs (8 Dec 2003 to 30 Nov 2007)
- Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (19 Nov 2002 to 18 Nov 2004)
- Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (9 Jun 1997 to 18 Nov 2004)
- Member, House of Lords Offices Committee (5 Jun 1997 to 30 Nov 2000)
- Minister of State (Transport) (Railways and Roads) (14 Apr 1992 to 11 Jan 1994)
- Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (7 Jul 1987 to 22 Oct 1991)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (2 Sep 1985 to 10 Sep 1986)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (14 Jun 1979 to 31 Oct 1984)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee D (24 May 1979 to 1 Feb 1982)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee G (28 Mar 1979 to 20 Dec 1979)
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