Lord Hussain


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Recent appearances

  • Prisons: Rehabilitation - Question for Short Debate 6 Sep 2018

    My Lords, I am grateful to be allowed to speak for a minute in the gap. Muslims are thought to represent between 4% and 5% of the UK population. In prisons, sadly, that proportion is between 14% and 15%, which is very alarming. The Muslim community—the parents, wives and children of offenders—are crying out for help to get their family members out of this vicious circle, as many...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Human Rights Abuses - Question 23 Jul 2018

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to assist the implementation of the recommendations of the report published on 14 June by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights concerning human rights abuses in Jammu and Kashmir to hold an independent international inquiry to investigate abuses.
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Human Rights Abuses - Question 23 Jul 2018

    I thank the Minister for that Answer. According to this United Nations human rights report on Kashmir, serious human rights violations took place between July 2016 and April 2018. Some 145 civilians have allegedly been killed, and the report denounces the lack of prosecutions of Indian forces in Jammu and Kashmir due to the 1990 law known as the Armed Forces (Jammu and Kashmir) Special Powers...

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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 22 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Hussain’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 18 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 64.43% 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") 26 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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