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A selection of Lord Davies of Gower’s votes
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Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016.
Consistently voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, between 2015–2016.
Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
0 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2016.
Has never voted on removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
0 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2016.
Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
0 votes for, 8 votes against, between 2015–2016.
Consistently voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
4 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2015–2016.
We have lots more plain English analysis of Lord Davies of Gower’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Lord Davies of Gower’s full vote analysis page for more.
My Lords, it is a great pleasure to follow the noble Baroness, Lady Pitkeathley. It was a genuine pleasure to serve on this committee during this inquiry, and I pay tribute to my very knowledgeable colleagues on the committee—in particular, our chair, the noble Baroness, Lady Armstrong of Hill Top, who carefully steered us through this—and to the clerks at that time, who, among other...
My Lords, it is a pleasure, as always, to follow the noble Baroness, Lady Fox of Buckley. I thank my noble friend Lord Farmer for bringing this matter to the Chamber today and for his impressive speech. I echo the welcome to the Front Bench for my noble and learned friend Lord Bellamy. In a former life, I spent most of my time detecting and arresting criminals and putting them before the...
My Lords, this is a fascinating and enjoyable debate, much of it concentrating on constitutional matters, but I would like to speak a little on policing. I was very pleased to see that Her Majesty’s gracious Speech contained several interesting Bills on law and order, which will affect policing. Like most people, I am pleased to see investment in more police. Police numbers have fallen over...
More of Lord Davies of Gower’s recent appearances
Entered the House of Lords on 10 October 2019
Previously MP for Gower until 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Also represented Gower
Topics of interest
Lord Davies of Gower campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- HM Treasury
- Home Office
- Ministry of Defence
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Alcoholic Drinks: Consumption
- Excise Duties: Fuels
- Tax Avoidance: Property
- Human Trafficking: Mediterranean Sea
Currently held offices
- Member, Public Services Committee (since 13 Feb 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 2 May 2017.
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: c/o Gibraltar House, 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): air fare and accommodation with a total value of £1,260
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Dates of visit: 8-11 September 2016
Purpose of visit: as part of the Gibraltar APPG
, to attend Gibraltar National Day
(Registered 30 September 2016; updated 06 October 2016)
Name of donor: Hong Kong Government
Address of donor: c/o Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, 18 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, transport, hospitality and expenses with a total value of £9,946
Destination of visit: Hong Kong
Dates of visit: 9-13 January 2017
Purpose of visit: APPG on China delegation to maintain bilateral ties; support British businesses operating in Hong Kong; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of Hong Kong’s political, social and economic development.
(Registered 09 February 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Cardiff: (i). (Registered 05 June 2015)
House in Ceredigion: (i). (Registered 05 June 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
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