Lord True


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Recent appearances

  • Democratic Political Activity (Funding and Expenditure) Bill [HL] - Second Reading 27 Oct 2017

    My Lords, here we are again: the same magnificent Victorian theatre; the same Bill, in effect, as I shall show; and the same dramatis personae, with the welcome addition of the right reverend Prelate and sadly, I agree entirely, the absence of the noble Lord, Lord Bew. I echo what the noble Lord, Lord Tyler, said about that, but that is about as far as I will go with the noble Lord, Lord...
  • Intergenerational Fairness in Government Policy - Motion to Take Note 26 Oct 2017

    My Lords, I, too, congratulate the noble Baroness on introducing the debate. It has been diverting to hear about intergenerational fairness from the Benches opposite who have just elected a new leader aged 75. Could they not find anyone younger? I agree with so much that has been said by so many but, like my noble friend Lady Altmann, I must take a different tack, because I dislike this...
  • House of Lords (Hereditary Peers) (Abolition of By-Elections) Bill [HL] - Second Reading 8 Sep 2017

    My Lords, I am too polite to return the noble Lord’s words to him, but his entertaining speech rather reminded me of why I joined the Conservative Party. I do have a beef, which is that the noble Lord, Lord Grocott, came first in the ballot for Private Members’ Bills and I came 60th out of 61. Therefore I am a little vexed that he has used this privilege of coming out top to...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 11 January 2011

Currently held offices

  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (since 8 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, House Committee (Lords) (22 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (2 Nov 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)


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  • Has spoken in 13 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord True’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 83.70% 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") 171 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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