Lord Anderson of Ipswich

Crossbench Peer

Recent appearances

  • Brexit - Motion to Take Note 2 Oct 2019

    Before the Minister sits down, may I thank him for the clarification he has given? He has not simply said that the Government will obey the law, which we have heard before. He said two other things that were perhaps of significance: first, that the Government would obey the Benn Act, and, secondly, if I heard him right, that they would not use the Civil Contingencies Act to amend or repeal...
  • Brexit - Motion to Take Note 2 Oct 2019

    My Lords, it is a little hard to take note of something—the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union—that may or may not happen. It is harder still to predict how it will turn out, a task that I happily leave to the large number of your Lordships whose political antennae are more finely tuned than mine. However, there is one aspect of the withdrawal process of which I take note and...
  • Facial Recognition Technology - Question 2 Oct 2019

    My Lords, the Surveillance Camera Commissioner reported in July that not only facial recognition but gait analysis, lip-reading technology, algorithms that can predict fights and sensors that can detect explosives and radiation are all in development and all linked to surveillance cameras. Given the enormous potential of those developments, both positive and negative, and the need for trust...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 10 July 2018

Currently held offices

  • Member, EU Justice Sub-Committee (since 2 Jul 2019)


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