Lord Curry of Kirkharle

Crossbench Peer

As a result of COVID-19, some MPs have been less able to vote in Parliament, and this will be reflected in their voting record.

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

All MPs could vote remotely through an online voting tool. Votes cast remotely are shown as normal on the TheyWorkForYou voting record.

2nd to 9th June 2020

The option of online voting was removed, and a number of MPs may have been unable to vote because they were not physically able to attend.

10th June 2020 onwards

The requirements on proxy voting were relaxed, allowing MPs to designate another MP to cast a vote on their behalf.

If an MP votes by proxy, it is effectively exactly the same as if they cast the vote in person and it shows up on their TheyWorkForYou voting record.

MPs are not required to designate a proxy, and may instead pair with an opposing MP to miss a vote. Parliament does not record when two MPs have come to a pairing arrangement, so on TheyWorkForYou, they will both appear to have been absent for the vote.

We will update this information if the situation changes. See more detail on votes during the COVID-19 period here.

Recent appearances

  • Agriculture Bill - Commons Reasons: Motion G1 (as an amendment to Motion G) 20 Oct 2020

    I beg to move and I wish to test the view of the House. Ayes 278, Noes 200.
  • Agriculture Bill - Commons Reasons: Motion D 20 Oct 2020

    My Lords, it is an honour to follow the noble Lord, Lord Grantchester, and I thank him for his support. I speak to Amendment 18B in lieu. My interests are as recorded on the register. As has been noted already, it is deeply regrettable that Amendment 18 was unable to be tabled in the House of Commons last week, due to it being considered a breach of financial privilege. I very much appreciate...
  • Trade and Agriculture Commission and Trade Remedies Authority - Question 15 Oct 2020

    My Lords, the Trade and Agriculture Commission has been given a very tight timetable within which to produce what we hope will be a meaningful report. Does the Minister accept that the timetable, as given, may be difficult, and would he be willing to extend it if necessary? How soon can we expect a report from the commission to be tabled before the House for Parliament to discuss?

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 24 October 2011

Currently held offices

  • Member, Rural Economy Committee (since 17 May 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee (12 Jun 2015 to 15 May 2018)
  • Member, Refreshment Committee (Lords) (12 Jun 2014 to 31 Aug 2016)

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