Lord Bhatia

Non-affiliated Peer

A selection of Lord Bhatia's votes

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  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on more EU integration

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Recent appearances

  • Criminal Justice System: Women - Motion to Take Note 25 Jul 2019

    My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Farmer, for initiating this debate on the Motion that this House takes note of the needs of women in the criminal justice system. One has to look at the reasons why women end up in prisons. These are varied and many, and largely depend on whether the woman is from a BAME community or the majority white community. However, the common factors are: violence...
  • Young Adults: Public Service Funding - Motion to Take Note 18 Jul 2019

    My Lords, I welcome this timely debate, moved by the noble Baroness, Lady Massey of Darwen, on the funding of public services for young adults. It is now apparent that funding for this work has reduced substantially over the last few years. Local authorities are responsible for the delivery of services to this sector, and the reduction in their grants from central government is the main...
  • Religious Persecution - Motion to Take Note 11 Jul 2019

    My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Elton, for initiating this timely debate on the persecution of people of faith in this century. There are a number of national and international treaties on this subject; I will not repeat them because the noble Lord has already referred to them. Despite that, these treaties continue to be violated. When I was introduced to the House of Lords, I took my...

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Non-affiliated Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 5 June 2001

Party was Other until 8 Jul 2001; Crossbench until 20 Oct 2010

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committee On Religious Offences (15 May 2002 to 10 Apr 2003)


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  • Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Bhatia’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 9.67% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 25 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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