Viscount Younger of Leckie

Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

Conservative

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Recent appearances

  • University Admissions: Equality - Question 7 Jun 2018

    My Lords, I am pleased to answer this Question for Short Debate and I thank the noble Baroness, Lady Deech, for raising the important issue of equality of access to higher education. The Government are clear that they want to ensure that everyone with the talent and potential to succeed in higher education has the opportunity to do so, irrespective of their background. This aim is central to...
  • Northern Ireland: Supreme Court Ruling - Statement 7 Jun 2018

    My Lords, I fear that the time for Back-Bench questions is up.
  • Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill - Report 5 Jun 2018

    My Lords, I think that I should intervene at this particular moment to remind the House about the rules of Report. Paragraph 8.136 of the Companion states that no Peer should speak twice except, with the leave of the House, to ask a brief question. Amendment 38 agreed.

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 23 June 2010

Currently held offices

  • Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) (since 14 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Lords Spokesperson (Department for Education) (Higher Education) (18 Jul 2016 to 14 Jun 2017)
  • Member, Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Nov 2014 to 3 Feb 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (9 Jan 2013 to 17 Jul 2014)
  • Lords Spokesperson (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (6 Sep 2012 to 9 Jan 2013)
  • Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) (25 Jun 2012 to 9 Jan 2013)
  • Member, Public Service and Demographic Change Committee (29 May 2012 to 5 Jul 2012)

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  • Has spoken in 58 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords. See all Viscount Younger of Leckie’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 93.69% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 438 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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