Lord Henley

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

Conservative

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1977

Currently held offices

  • Chair, Communications Committee (since 27 Jun 2017)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (since 21 Dec 2016)
  • Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) (since 21 Nov 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Investigatory Powers Bill (Joint Committee) (25 Nov 2015 to 11 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2015 to 21 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Extradition Law Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 25 Feb 2015)
  • Member, Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill [HL] Committee (28 Oct 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
  • The Minister of State, Home Department (5 Sep 2011 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (17 May 2010 to 16 Sep 2011)
  • Shadow Minister, Justice (9 Jul 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Home Affairs (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister for Constitutional Affairs & Legal Affairs, Constitutional Affairs (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Spokespersons In the Lords, (Assist the Home Affairs Team) (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Spokespersons In the Lords, Home Affairs (17 Mar 2005 to 20 May 2005)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee E - Justice and Institutions (26 Nov 2003 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee E (13 Nov 2002 to 20 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Selection, Committee of (Lords) (25 Jan 1999 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (17 Dec 1998 to 7 Nov 2002)
  • Member, Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (Lords) (15 Dec 1998 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (10 Dec 1998 to 7 Nov 2002)
  • Member, House of Lords Offices Committee (6 Dec 1998 to 7 Nov 2002)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (27 Nov 1995 to 17 Oct 1996)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (23 Nov 1994 to 17 Oct 1996)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (30 Jun 1983 to 6 Nov 1986)

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Henley’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 60.37% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 10 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 777 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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