Lord Imbert

Crossbench Peer

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A selection of Lord Imbert's votes

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  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Voted against more EU integration Show votes 0 votes for, 1 vote against, 14 absences, between 2008–2011
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons

We have lots more plain English analysis of Lord Imbert’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Lord Imbert’s full vote analysis page for more.

Recent appearances

  • Freight Industry: Operation Stack — Question 9 Sep 2015

    Is this not an appropriate time to send our congratulations and thanks to the services—fire, police and ambulance—which kept the peace during Operation Stack? None of them complained about being put on night duty at 10 minutes’ notice. As a long-serving police officer, I know what it is like when you have arranged to take your child to a birthday outing the following day, your one day...
  • Police and Crime Commissioners — Question 3 Dec 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the success or failure of Police and Crime Commissioners, particularly in comparison to the cost, democratic accountability and competence of the Police Authorities they replaced.
  • Police and Crime Commissioners — Question 3 Dec 2014

    I thank the Minister for his Answer but he will be surprised that I and thousands of others do not share the enthusiasm for this system. Surely it cannot be right, or indeed safe, to introduce the evils of party politics into policing decisions and activity. Does the Minister agree that politics and policing should be worlds apart and that politics should have no influence on policing...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1999

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