Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

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2nd to 9th June 2020

The option of online voting was removed, and a number of MPs may have been unable to vote because they were not physically able to attend.

10th June 2020 onwards

The requirements on proxy voting were relaxed, allowing MPs to designate another MP to cast a vote on their behalf.

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Recent appearances

  • Assisted Dying Bill [HL] - Second Reading: Amendment to the Motion 22 Oct 2021

    I think it was my go next.
  • Assisted Dying Bill [HL] - Second Reading: Amendment to the Motion 22 Oct 2021

    I thank the noble Baroness for that introduction. Like the noble and learned Lord, Lord Mance, I was one of the judges in the Supreme Court Nicklinson case. The more I considered the extensive facts and the arguments, the clearer it became to me as judge that it was inappropriate, at least at that stage, for the courts to seek to force Parliament to change the law on assisted suicide and the...
  • Conduct Committee - Motion to Agree: Amendment to the Motion 20 Apr 2021

    My Lords, as someone who since 2018—since retiring as a judge—has been practising as an international arbitrator and legal expert, I must of course disclose a real and substantial interest in the issue being debated this afternoon. As recent events have shown, the need for transparency in the field of Members’ outside interests is very important, but any change to the rules has to be...

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Entered the House of Lords on 15 January 2007

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (29 Nov 2004 to 7 May 2005)

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