Lord Scriven

Liberal Democrat

Recent appearances

  • Government Vision on Prevention - Statement 6 Nov 2018

    My Lords, while I welcome the Statement, particularly around prevention, and the use of AI, technology and data, there are two issues that come to mind. My first question is this: what regime will there be on issues related to the ethics of AI and data use? This is quite important, and there needs to be some form of regime and regulation about what the health service does there. The second...
  • Devolution: Sheffield City Region - Question 5 Nov 2018

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to ensure that the Sheffield City Region Devolution Deal comes to fruition.
  • Devolution: Sheffield City Region - Question 5 Nov 2018

    I thank the Minister for that Answer and I bring to the House’s attention my interest declared in the register as a member of Sheffield City Council. It is clear that there is stalemate: the four local authority leaders in South Yorkshire cannot agree a way forward. Despite the fact that the order for the election has been through this House, the order for the powers and the money have...

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Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 23 October 2014

Currently held offices

  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (since 27 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Long-Term Sustainability of the NHS Committee (25 May 2016 to 5 Apr 2017)
  • Member, EU Justice Sub-Committee (12 Jun 2015 to 21 Jan 2016)


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  • Has spoken in 30 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Scriven’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 184 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 52.44% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 48 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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