Baroness Grey-Thompson

Crossbench Peer

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As a result of COVID-19, some MPs have been less able to vote in Parliament, and this will be reflected in their voting record.

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

All MPs could vote remotely through an online voting tool. Votes cast remotely are shown as normal on the TheyWorkForYou voting record.

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.

If an MP votes by proxy, it is effectively exactly the same as if they cast the vote in person and it shows up on their TheyWorkForYou voting record.

MPs are not required to designate a proxy, and may instead pair with an opposing MP to miss a vote. Parliament does not record when two MPs have come to a pairing arrangement, so on TheyWorkForYou, they will both appear to have been absent for the vote.

We will update this information if the situation changes. See more detail on votes during the COVID-19 period here.

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Recent appearances

  • Gender Recognition Act 2004 - Question 19 Oct 2020

    What advice will Her Majesty’s Government give to sports bodies, when national policies differ from those of international federations?
  • Professional and Amateur Sport: Government Support - Commons Urgent Question 1 Oct 2020

    My Lords, I ask you to note my interest on the register: I am chair of ukactive. Have the Government determined the impact on the NHS of the drop in activity levels and the subsequent impact this might have on sport at all levels in the UK? It is projected that 48% of leisure centres may close by Christmas without government financial support.
  • Business and Planning Bill - Report: Amendment 11 20 Jul 2020

    My Lords, I strongly support Amendment 15 in the names of the noble Baroness, Lady Northover, and other noble Lords. I listened intently to the debate in Committee, and it is important for this amendment to be considered, because of the impact it could have on some disabled people. Other noble Lords have talked about the impact of smoking, and this is more of a personal plea than I would...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 29 March 2010

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Currently held offices

  • Member, National Plan for Sport and Recreation Committee (since 15 Oct 2020)

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