Lord Rosser

Shadow Spokesperson (Transport)

Labour Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (Specified Scottish Authority and Barred Lists) Order 2019 - Motion to Approve 26 Jun 2019

    The Minister has certainly answered my questions, for which I am grateful, but I want to pursue one issue—I do so seriously and not frivolously. The secondary legislation committee had asked why, given that the restriction on duplication was introduced in 2012, it was only now being implemented. The answer came back that it was an oversight. My question is simply this: was that because of a...
  • Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (Specified Scottish Authority and Barred Lists) Order 2019 - Motion to Approve 26 Jun 2019

    My Lords, I thank the Minister for the explanation of the purpose and content of this draft order, to which we are not opposed. Having said that, I hope that the Minister feels more confident than I do that she fully understands it. Much of what I want to say is taken unashamedly from the recent report from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee, and also, in part, from the wording of...
  • Homophobic Attacks - Question 26 Jun 2019

    The Home Secretary, in his Conservative leadership campaign, pledged to put 20,000 more police officers back on the streets—a figure that is very similar to the reduction in the number of police officers since 2010. Previously the Government have sought to argue that the number of police officers does not affect the crime rate, and the Home Secretary, with his campaign pledge, has now...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 28 June 2004

Positions held at time of appointment: General Secretary, Transport Salaried Staffs' Association. (from Number 10 press release)

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Spokesperson (Transport) (since 17 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) (since 13 Oct 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Spokesperson (Defence) (17 Oct 2011 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Opposition Whip (Lords) (8 Oct 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Member, Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee (28 Nov 2008 to 22 Jul 2010)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee E - Justice and Institutions (13 Nov 2007 to 8 Apr 2010)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (15 Jun 2005 to 12 Nov 2009)


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