Lord Krebs

Crossbench Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Environment Bill - Report (4th Day): Amendment 99 15 Sep 2021

    I thank all noble Lords who have taken part in this short debate and the Minister for his response. I want to make just three points. The first is that, listening carefully to what he said, I reiterate the question that the noble Lord, Lord Deben, put to him: there is nothing that the Government are not already committed to in this amendment, so why not accept it? I have not heard the...
  • Environment Bill - Report (4th Day): Amendment 99 15 Sep 2021

    My Lords, the amendment is in my name together with those of the noble Baronesses, Lady Parminter, Lady Jones of Whitchurch and Lady Bennett of Manor Castle. The amendment replaces four amendments that we debated in Committee. It has the same intent as those four amendments: to ensure that the Secretary of State cannot amend the habitats regulations without due process and constraints....
  • Environment Bill - Report (3rd Day) (Continued): Amendment 84A 13 Sep 2021

    My Lords, I thank all noble Lords who have taken part in this short debate. I also thank the Minister for his response. With regard to Amendment 84A, in brief, I accept the reassurance that he gave in his reply. The metric will be regularly reviewed in light of scientific evidence. The Government recognise the importance of species and microhabitats, and the need for connectivity across...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 30 April 2007

Currently held offices

  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (since 28 Jan 2021)
  • Chair, Food, Poverty, Health and Environment Committee (since 13 Jun 2019)
  • Chair, Food, Poverty, Health and Environment Committee (since 13 Jun 2019)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, National Plan for Sport and Recreation Committee (15 Oct 2020 to 28 Jan 2021)
  • Member, EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee (12 Jun 2015 to 2 Jul 2019)
  • Member, Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I (Higher education in STEM subjects) (13 Sep 2011 to 17 Jul 2012)
  • Chair, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (22 Jun 2010 to 14 May 2014)
  • Chair, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (22 Jun 2010 to 14 May 2014)
  • Member, Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I (16 Dec 2008 to 13 Sep 2011)
  • Member, Select Committee on Science and Technology Sub-Committee 2 (14 Nov 2007 to 12 Nov 2009)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (13 Nov 2007 to 22 Jun 2010)

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