A selection of Lord Ryder of Wensum’s votes
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Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
1 vote for, 9 votes against, 5 absences, between 2008–2011.
Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010.
Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2011.
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Almost always voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
6 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2011.
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2010.
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My Lords, my interests are set out in the register. I want to speak briefly about the supply-side bottlenecks in the housing market. Thirty-three years ago in an equivalent debate on the Budget in the other place, I called for the abolition of stamp duty. I stated then that stamp duty, “impedes change by curdling labour mobility”, and that it is, “a bad tax because it adds …...
Her Majesty's Government whether the Department of Health has monitored risks associated with overseas visitors seeking or receiving HIV treatment, as set out in that Department's guidance on HIV treatment for overseas visitors in England from 1 October 2012; if so, how many such visitors have been identified; and whether any of those visitors were refused treatment.
My Lords, I, too, thank the noble Lord for initiating this debate with his opening speech. We listened to that with great attention and I congratulate him on it. I used to be chairman of the Institute of Cancer Research but the views expressed today are my own. I make one point only: there is a pressing need to reform the 2007 European paediatric regulation which hampers cancer medicine for...
More of Lord Ryder of Wensum’s recent appearances
Former Conservative Peer
Entered the House of Lords in 1997
Left the House of Lords on 12 April 2021
Other offices held in the past
- Member, EU Sub-Committee B - Internal Market, Energy and Transport (18 May 2010 to 16 May 2012)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee B - Internal Market (13 Nov 2007 to 8 Apr 2010)
- Chief Whip (28 Nov 1990 to 4 Jul 1995)
- Paymaster General (HM Treasury) (14 Jul 1990 to 28 Nov 1990)
- The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (24 Jul 1989 to 23 Jul 1990)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food) (25 Jul 1988 to 24 Jul 1989)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (16 Oct 1986 to 24 Jul 1988)
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