Lord Hussain


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Recent appearances

  • Commonwealth - Motion to Take Note 16 Mar 2017

    I asked two questions on human rights and I did not get an answer to either one of them.
  • Commonwealth - Motion to Take Note 16 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I too am grateful for being able to speak in the gap. As many noble Lords have mentioned, human rights are among the basic values of the Commonwealth. Unfortunately, the record on human rights of some member countries is not so good. I draw your Lordships’ attention to the human rights situation in what is known to be the largest democracy on earth, India, particularly in the...
  • Higher Education and Research Bill - Report (3rd Day) 13 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I also support the amendment. In doing so, I declare an interest as vice-chairman of the recently set up APPG on Islamic Finance. As we all know from the 2011 census, it is recognised that more than 2 million Muslims live in this country and many of them would like sharia-compliant finances. Many of us must make compromises when such finances are not available and take...

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Non-affiliated Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 25 January 2011

Party was Liberal Democrat until 10 Mar 2015

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Extradition Law Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 25 Feb 2015)


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  • Has spoken in 10 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Hussain’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 6 written questions in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 65.66% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — 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") 20 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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