Lord Strasburger


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  • Generally voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Investigatory Powers Bill - Committee (3rd Day) (Continued) 19 Jul 2016

    My Lords, this debate on who should appoint the judicial commissioners was discussed at length in the Joint Committee, and we heard lots of evidence on it. The conclusion was that the commissioners might be a little more independent if they were appointed by the Lord Chief Justice rather than by the Prime Minister. Certainly, the perception of their independence would be greatly enhanced if...
  • Investigatory Powers Bill - Committee (3rd Day) (Continued) 19 Jul 2016

    I just wonder whether all the expenditure that the Minister is listing does not apply just as much to the commissioners as to any commission.
  • Investigatory Powers Bill - Committee (3rd Day) (Continued) 19 Jul 2016

    My Lords, my noble friend is quite right: I feel the need to intervene on Amendment 176A. There seems to be a strong consensus among the bodies that considered the Bill in its draft stages and beforehand that there should be a commission rather than commissioners. The Joint Committee made this very clear in its recommendation 114: “It is unclear to us why the Home Office chose to create...

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Non-affiliated Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 12 January 2011

Party was Liberal Democrat until 20 Mar 2015

Currently held offices

  • Member, Information Committee (Lords) (since 12 Jun 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Investigatory Powers Bill (Joint Committee) (25 Nov 2015 to 11 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Draft Communications Data Bill (Joint Committee) (28 Jun 2012 to 28 Nov 2012)
  • Member, Private Bills Select Committee (L) (31 Oct 2011 to 20 Dec 2011)


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