Lord Gold

Conservative

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Recent appearances

  • Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [HL] - Second Reading 1 Nov 2017

    My Lords, the Bill is to be welcomed. That said, I hope the Government reflect on the powerful and eloquent comments of the noble and learned Lord, Lord Judge, echoed afterwards by the noble Lord, Lord McNally. As we have heard, the immediate necessity in relation to the Bill is the Brexit vote and our departure from the EU in 2019. I hope that anyone who doubts the need for our own sanctions...
  • Bank of England and Financial Services Bill [HL] — Committee (2nd Day)11.39 am 11 Nov 2015

    My Lords, I oppose this amendment. I have listened to the noble Lord, Lord McFall, and I fully agree—I suspect we all agree—that the examples he has mentioned of culpable things that have gone wrong cannot be acceptable. However, hearing his comments on the demands of public opinion makes me even more certain that we should oppose this amendment, because the rule of law must be...
  • Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Bill [HL] — Report (Continued) 20 Jul 2015

    I support this amendment. My noble friend Lord Deben spoke of an implicit goodness on the part of those people who set up a charity and want to do something good. I understand that entirely but we are faced here with a different problem, unfortunately, of individuals who may wish to hide behind what seems to be a charity for wholly inappropriate purposes. While they are personally liable for...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 3 February 2011

Currently held offices

  • Member, EU Justice Sub-Committee (since 27 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (18 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)

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  • Has spoken in 1 debate in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Gold’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 47.39% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — 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") 12 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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