Viscount Hanworth

Labour Peer

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Recent appearances

  • NHS Long Term Plan - Motion to Take Note 31 Jan 2019

    My Lords, this debate has been rich in its detailed treatment of particular issues but I shall talk only in general terms. At its inception in 1948, the NHS was an expression of the egalitarian philosophy of the Labour Party. At that time, it had the support of many Conservative politicians, but gradually they changed their opinions. They began to favour a health service in which consumers...
  • NHS Long Term Plan - Motion to Take Note 31 Jan 2019

    I thank the noble Baroness for that interjection. I do not think the two issues are mutually exclusive; I think there was a very strong consciousness on his part, which may be commendable, that the NHS was very popular in public opinion. Be that as it may, the covert plans nevertheless proceeded, and the Health and Social Care Act 2012 was indeed intended as a precursor to privatisation. The...
  • NHS Long Term Plan - Motion to Take Note 31 Jan 2019

    I am sorry, I am going to take a little more time because some of this was pre-empted.

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 30 March 2011

Currently held offices

  • Member, Finance Bill Sub-Committee (since 9 Oct 2018)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 19 Jul 2017)
  • Member, EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee (since 12 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee (13 Sep 2016 to 9 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (17 Jun 2015 to 27 Apr 2017)
  • Member, The Arctic Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 11 Feb 2015)
  • Member, Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill [HL] Committee (28 Oct 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (4 Jul 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill Special Public Bill Committee (22 Jan 2013 to 13 Feb 2013)
  • Member, Trusts (Capital and Income) Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee (19 Jun 2012 to 24 Jul 2012)


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