A selection of Lord Faulks's votes
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Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
Almost always voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
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My Lords, I begin by thanking the noble and learned Lord, Lord Woolf, for introducing this important topic. Understandably, it has ranged over the whole field of justice, both criminal and civil, and indeed it has touched on the prison population. It is hard to disagree with very much that has been said by all noble Lords. The new Government have a considerable task to attend to. It was a...
My Lords, the Government do not agree that this case raises constitutional issues. The issue in this case was whether the prohibition on assisted suicide in the Suicide Act 1961 was incompatible with the appellant’s right to respect for private and family life. Dismissing the appeal, the Supreme Court held that our courts could decide the question of compatibility but that it was not...
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Entered the House of Lords on 28 July 2010
Other offices held in the past
- The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (20 Jan 2014 to 18 Jul 2016)
- Member, Mental Capacity Act 2005 Committee (16 May 2013 to 25 Feb 2014)
- Member, Draft Communications Data Bill (Joint Committee) (28 Jun 2012 to 28 Nov 2012)
- Member, Trusts (Capital and Income) Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee (19 Jun 2012 to 24 Jul 2012)
- Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (16 May 2012 to 18 Dec 2013)
- Member, Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills (Joint Committee) (17 Mar 2011 to 14 Jun 2011)
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- Has spoken in 47 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Faulks’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Has voted in 87.29% 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 1 annotation on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 410 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
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