Lord Dear

Deputy Speaker (Lords)

Crossbench Peer

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 10 October 2006

Currently held offices

  • Deputy Speaker (Lords) (since 5 Mar 2018)
  • Member, Lord Speaker's Advisory Panel on Works of Art (since 25 Jan 2017)
  • Member, Committee for Privileges and Conduct (Lords) (since 3 Nov 2015)
  • Deputy Chairman of Committees (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Works of Art Committee (Lords) (8 Jun 2015 to 31 Aug 2016)
  • Member, Rookery South (Resource Recovery Facility) Order 2011 Committee (25 Jun 2012 to 13 Feb 2013)
  • Member, EU Sub Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs (17 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, European Union Committee (24 Nov 2009 to 14 May 2014)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee F - Home Affairs (13 Nov 2007 to 16 May 2012)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Dear’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 29.26% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 112 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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