A selection of Lord Plant of Highfield's votes
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Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2010
Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010
Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, 2 absences, in 2011
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 2 absences, in 2011
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
7 votes for, 0 votes against, 8 absences, between 2008–2011
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My Lords, most of what needed to be said has been said. I echo everything that noble Lords have said about the initiative by the noble Lord, Lord Black, and I am very pleased that he called for this debate. Like other noble Lords, I have had AF for a very long time—20 years or more—and I have been taking warfarin every day, along with a low-dose aspirin, for 20 years. This...
My Lords, I should like to add my thanks to the noble and learned Lord, Lord Woolf, for initiating this debate. Perhaps I may draw attention to my interests as set out in the register. I want to devote all my remarks to the idea of the rule of law, because what exactly that might mean is not without controversy. There is a fairly straightforward idea of the rule of law, which I think is...
Report of the Joint Committee on the Draft Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill – Lord Plant of Highfield.
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Entered the House of Lords in 1992
Currently held offices
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 19 Jul 2017)
- Member, Committee of Selection (Lords) (since 22 Jun 2017)
- Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (since 9 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee (13 Sep 2016 to 9 Nov 2016)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (25 May 2016 to 27 Apr 2017)
- Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill Select Committee (Lords) (5 May 2016 to 25 May 2016)
- Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (7 Jul 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Able Marine Energy Park Development Consent Order 2014 Committee (9 Jun 2014 to 30 Oct 2014)
- Member, Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill [HL] Committee (28 Oct 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
- Member, Draft Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill (Joint Committee) (3 Jul 2012 to 21 Nov 2012)
- Member, Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (16 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee (22 Jul 2010 to 15 May 2012)
- Member, Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (1 May 2008 to 22 Jul 2008)
- Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (2 Dec 2003 to 14 Nov 2007)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee E (12 Jan 1998 to 20 Nov 2003)
- Member, Relations between Central and Local Government, Committee on (27 Nov 1995 to 2 Jul 1996)
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- Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Plant of Highfield’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Has voted in 47.74% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 52 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
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