Lord Haskins

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Recent appearances

  • Brexit and the EU Budget (EUC Report) - Motion to Take Note 6 Apr 2017

    My Lords, the series of House of Lords inquiries about the impact of Brexit in recent months have been illuminating and made a powerful contribution to the national debate on the subject. They have provided balanced analysis and information, which has been seriously lacking elsewhere. This report is no exception, although one of its conclusions is proving rather contentious and raising a head...
  • Feed-in Tariffs (Amendment) (No. 3) Order 2015 — Motion to Annul 2 Feb 2016

    My Lords, as chairman of the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership, I am very interested in this debate because the Humber area generates 25% of the country’s electricity and provides 25% of the country’s oil and petrol. We have every type of energy activity short of nuclear and hydro. We are very diverse. It is a very important part of our history—and future. In the past 10...
  • Scotland: Independence — Motion to Take Note 24 Jun 2014

    As a Protestant Irish nationalist from the county of Parnell, I feel that I am straying into a family feud that has some quite bitter feelings about it. I share the view expressed by the noble Lord, Lord Strathclyde, that it is a pity that perhaps only one Member of this House will state the nationalist case. If I were in Scotland, despite my nationalist background, I would have to vote no. I...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1998

Party was Labour until 23 Sep 2005

Currently held offices

  • Member, EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (since 12 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Committee (29 May 2012 to 28 Feb 2013)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade (13 Nov 2007 to 16 May 2012)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee D - Environment and Agriculture (26 Nov 2003 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee D (13 Nov 2002 to 20 Nov 2003)

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  • Has spoken in 2 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Haskins’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 17.44% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — above average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 24 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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