Lord Tope

Liberal Democrat

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Recent appearances

  • Data Protection Bill [HL] - Committee (2nd Day) (Continued) 6 Nov 2017

    My Lords, I am most grateful to the Minister for setting that out so fully and clearly. As I think I said when moving the amendment, I am quite sure it is not the intention of the Government that the Bill should have this effect, but at this stage of any legislation we always have to be particularly concerned about any unintended consequences. I will seek advice from those better able to...
  • Data Protection Bill [HL] - Committee (2nd Day) (Continued) 6 Nov 2017

    My Lords, it is a pleasure at last to move Amendment 26. I do not think that I will detain the Committee for very long on this relatively straightforward amendment. I was alerted to concerns about this matter by London Councils, which represents the 32 London borough councils and the City of London. London Councils operates services on behalf of the London boroughs on a non-statutory basis....
  • Housing: Rental Market - Question 2 Nov 2017

    My Lords, is the Minister aware of the research done for the Residential Landlords Association which showed, among other things, a 75% increase in a year in London in the number of multi-listings on the Airbnb website, despite the company’s announced crackdown? Does he agree that this suggests that a growing number of landlords are switching away from long-term letting—which,...

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Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1994

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Service and Demographic Change Committee (29 May 2012 to 5 Mar 2013)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee F - Home Affairs (17 Oct 2011 to 16 May 2012)
  • Member, Relations between Central and Local Government, Committee on (27 Nov 1995 to 2 Jul 1996)


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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Tope’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 53.64% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 255 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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