Baroness Cohen of Pimlico

Labour

A selection of Baroness Cohen of Pimlico's votes

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  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes 4 votes for, 0 votes against, 11 absences, between 2008–2011
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees

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Recent appearances

  • Queen’s Speech - Debate (6th Day) (Continued) 29 Jun 2017

    My Lords, I rise along with many of my colleagues to talk about education. I should declare my interests as the chancellor of BPP University, a member of the Parkside Federation Multi-Academy Trust and a governor of University Technical College in Cambridge. Something that went unmentioned in the recent higher education Bill, now an Act, was student fees, which turned out to be hugely...
  • Technical and Further Education Bill - Report 27 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I support the amendment. The Bill has cross-party support; it is potentially the greatest engine of social change that can be imagined and rights the injustice of the many years when technical education has been regarded as much less important than formal academic education. The effect of cancelling benefit for 16 to 18 year-olds embarked on apprenticeships will be to deter a small...
  • Higher Education and Research Bill - Report (3rd Day) 13 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I support the amendment. That may come as a faint surprise as I am chancellor of BPP University, the ownership of which is sort of changing—our old owners have become our new owners. We do not expect it to lead to instability. Our vice-chancellor will be replaced by a new vice-chancellor who has been there for a very long time. I am staying as chancellor and the chairman of...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 3 May 2000

Positions held at time of appointment: Non-Executive Director and Consultant, Charterhouse Bank Ltd (from Number 10 press release)

Currently held offices

  • Member, Audit Committee (Lords) (since 9 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Audit Committee (Lords) (9 Jul 2015 to 9 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Audit Committee (Lords) (14 Jan 2013 to 9 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Draft Communications Data Bill (Joint Committee) (28 Jun 2012 to 28 Nov 2012)
  • Member, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Committee (29 May 2012 to 28 Feb 2013)
  • Member, European Union Committee (21 Nov 2006 to 8 Apr 2010)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade (21 Nov 2006 to 8 Apr 2010)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee B - Internal Market (26 Nov 2003 to 7 May 2005)
  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (9 Dec 2002 to 21 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Draft Communications Bill (Joint Committee) (29 Apr 2002 to 7 Nov 2002)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee B (26 Jan 2001 to 20 Nov 2003)

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