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Lord Carlile of Berriew

Crossbench Peer

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A selection of Lord Carlile of Berriew's votes

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Recent appearances

  • Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill - Report: Amendment 1 1 Jul 2020

    My Lords, I share the sympathy that has been expressed for the families of the victims who are behind the motivation for the Bill. I looked carefully at the background to this issue to see what effect—[Inaudible]—stage had on the Bill to see if there is a necessity for the amendments that are proposed today. I examined paragraphs 32 and 33 of the Explanatory Notes, which say, among other...
  • Sentencing Bill [HL] - Second Reading 25 Jun 2020

    My Lords, in a month I shall have been a member of the Bar for 50 years, and I have included in that time sitting as a judge in criminal courts. In that time, the population of the prisons has more than doubled and the complexity of sentencing law has at least quadrupled, and I deprecate both. However, I support this Bill with enthusiasm, because it puts sentencing law in one place—as part...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Iran: Human Rights 9 Jun 2020

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the conduct of the government of Iran following the arrest of students Ali Younesi, Amir Hossein Moradi and 18 other individuals who expressed their objection to the policies of that government; and what representations they intend to make to the government of Iran about human rights breaches.

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1999

Party was Liberal Democrat until 12 Jan 2017

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee (9 Jun 2010 to 1 May 2012)
  • Spokesperson for Health (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords (Mental Health and Disability), Health (27 Jul 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Committee on the Assisted Dying for the terminally ill Bill (30 Nov 2004 to 7 Apr 2005)
  • Chair, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (15 Sep 2004 to 11 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (22 Jul 2004 to 15 Sep 2004)
  • Shadow Minister, Welsh Affairs (26 Jan 2004 to 22 Feb 2005)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration (16 Jun 1986 to 15 May 1987)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (9 Jun 1983 to 21 Nov 1986)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (9 Jun 1983 to 21 Nov 1986)


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