Lord Tope

Liberal Democrat

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Recent appearances

  • Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill - Report 5 Jun 2018

    My Lords, I need to begin by declaring an interest that I did not have in Committee, because I think that this morning, I was elected co-president of London Councils. No one has confirmed that yet and, as a Liberal Democrat, I know only too well not to take things for granted but, just in case I was successful in an unopposed election, I declare an interest as co-president of London Councils....
  • Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill - Committee (2nd Day)(Continued) 17 May 2018

    I well understand the difference here, and the fact that we are talking about rapid charging. If I misspoke, I am sorry: I am referring to the amendment and the proposal to give TfL permitted development rights. I think that the noble Baroness is referring to the mayor’s draft transport strategy, which was indeed widely consulted on and widely welcomed, in work with the boroughs. Be...
  • Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill - Committee (2nd Day)(Continued) 17 May 2018

    No, not they are not opposing rapid charging points at all. Quite the opposite—they are very enthusiastic supporters of them. This is my view, not one that has been expressed to me, but one reason that there has been so little installation is that most of the resources that come to boroughs for this comes through what is known as LIP funding which, if I remember rightly, stands for...

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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 8 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Tope’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 2 written questions in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 54.39% 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") 260 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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