Lord Grabiner


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Recent appearances

  • Privileges and Conduct Committee - Motion to Agree 3 Apr 2017

    I respectfully agree with the noble and learned Lord, Lord Brown, and perhaps refer to the point made by the noble Lord, Lord Forsyth. “Might” is less likely than “would”, but it is a realistic possibility, and it is not, with respect, speculative at all; it just means that it could happen in a realistic sense. In those circumstances, if a member of the public might...
  • Investigatory Powers Bill - Committee (2nd Day) 13 Jul 2016

    There probably was because no was solicitor engaged. So privilege was not attracted at all.
  • Investigatory Powers Bill - Committee (1st Day) (Continued) 11 Jul 2016

    The language is pretty clear. Subsection (1) of Clause 42 suggests that consent of both is required, while subsection (2) refers to the consent of the recipient alone.

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1999

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (18 Jul 2011 to 5 Sep 2011)
  • Member, Draft Bribery Bill (Joint Committee) (11 May 2009 to 16 Jul 2009)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee E - Justice and Institutions (26 Nov 2003 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee E (13 Nov 2002 to 20 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Committee On Religious Offences (15 May 2002 to 10 Apr 2003)


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  • Has spoken in 1 debate in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Grabiner’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 12.14% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below 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") 44 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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