Lord Millett

Crossbench Peer

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A selection of Lord Millett'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 more EU integration
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees

We have lots more plain English analysis of Lord Millett’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Lord Millett’s full vote analysis page for more.

Recent appearances

  • Supreme Court 15 Mar 2004

    My Lords, may I be naive enough to ask the noble and learned Lord the Lord Chancellor a question in the desire to obtain information? I should like to ask him whether Somerset House has been ruled out as the location for the Supreme Court; and, if that is so, can he say why?
  • Supreme Court and Judicial Reforms 12 Feb 2004

    My Lords, as a recently retired Law Lord only just coming to terms with his new status as an old age pensioner, I find myself in an unenviable position, speaking between a serving Lord Chief Justice and a former Lord Chancellor. However, I am driven to speak because I have long advocated the creation of a Supreme Court. It is precisely because I am in favour of such a court that I am dismayed...
  • Address in Reply to Her Majesty's Most Gracious Speech 23 Nov 1999

    My Lords, it is a great privilege to contribute to this debate. Like the noble Lord, Lord Grabiner, I have an advantage which is not given to most maiden speakers. As a member of the House's Appellate Committee, I have also addressed your Lordships' House before, though I was able to do so from the Front Bench. So, while the noble Lord has gone up in the world, I suppose I have gone down. My...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1998

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (29 Nov 2005 to 6 May 2010)

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