A selection of Baroness Meacher’s votes
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Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
10 votes for, 1 vote against, 3 absences, between 2008–2011.
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2010.
Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010.
Generally voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
1 vote for, 4 votes against, 2 absences, in 2011.
Voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 2 absences, in 2011.
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My Lords, I, too, welcome the Minister to her new role on the Front Bench. I will speak briefly to express my concern about the regressive impact of the Autumn Statement on working households. I like and respect Jeremy Hunt and fear that the Autumn Statement reflects the undue influence of the right wing of the Conservative Party at present. The OBR considered the tax changes of this...
My Lords, I very strongly support the Question of the noble Lord, Lord Coaker. This Government proscribed Hamas as a terrorist organisation. The Iranian regime runs Hamas; it tells them what to do; it commands them what to do. Can the Minister, without any further delay, as the noble Lord, Lord Cormack, said, proscribe the Iranian regime as a terrorist organisation, which is of course what it is?
My Lords, can the Minister explain exactly what accessible facilities are available in a country such as Afghanistan for someone facing persecution to seek asylum in this country?
More of Baroness Meacher’s recent appearances
Entered the House of Lords on 10 October 2006
Currently held offices
- Member, Justice and Home Affairs Committee (since 31 Jan 2023)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee ( 1 Jul 2019 to 31 Jan 2023)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (19 Jul 2017 to 1 Jul 2019)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (17 Jun 2015 to 27 Apr 2017)
- Member, Procedure and Privileges Committee ( 8 Jun 2015 to 1 Jul 2019)
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