Lord Berkeley


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  • Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [HL] - Report 17 Apr 2018

    My Lords, I did not intend to speak on this amendment, but I was really rather surprised to hear the noble Earl, Lord Attlee, say that he was in favour of registering trailers against the risk of theft. I rather got the impression that he was not concerned about safety: after all, cars have MOT tests largely to ensure that they operate safely. Given the examples that my noble friend Lord...
  • Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [HL] - Report 17 Apr 2018

    My Lords, I welcome this amendment, as far as it goes. Again, we debated this in Committee. The noble Baroness has tabled the amendment after Clause 8 and explained very clearly its purpose. However, when I read it, I said to myself, “What are ‘relevant restrictions’?” It is not included in the definitions and, although she has explained it, in the cool light of day...
  • Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [HL] - Report 17 Apr 2018

    Can the Minister confirm whether the cost of the permits that she mentioned will include just the operation of the system or will there be a requirement for hauliers to fund the setting up of some IT system that might, or might not, last several years or go wrong or anything else? I hope her answer will be that it is just the operation.

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 2 May 2000

Positions held at time of appointment: Chairman, Rail Freight Group; Piggybank Consortium (from Number 10 press release)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (17 Dec 1998 to 11 Nov 1999)
  • Member, Select Committee on the Ceremony of Introduction (17 Dec 1997 to 30 Apr 1998)
  • Member, Adminstration Sub Committee (5 Jun 1997 to 19 Nov 1998)
  • Member, European Union Committee (3 Jun 1997 to 11 Nov 1999)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee B - Internal Market (28 Oct 1996 to 11 Nov 1999)


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