Baroness Barran Portrait

Baroness Barran

Conservative - Life peer

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education)

(since September 2021)
Baroness Barran is not a member of any APPGs
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport)
26th Jul 2019 - 17th Sep 2021
Charities Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee
22nd Jul 2021 - 17th Sep 2021
Baroness in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
22nd Nov 2018 - 26th Jul 2019


Scheduled Event
Wednesday 14th September 2022
Department for Education
Legislation - Main Chamber
Schools Bill - third reading
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Department Event
Wednesday 14th September 2022
Department for Education
Legislation - Main Chamber
Schools Bill - third reading
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Note: This event involves a Department with which this person is linked, and does not guarantee their actual attendance.
Division Votes
None available
Speeches
Monday 18th July 2022
Schools Bill [HL]
That the Bill be now further considered on Report.
Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Wednesday 11th May 2022
Schools Bill [HL] 2022-23
A Bill To Make provision for the regulation of Academies; about school and local education funding; about the attendance of …
Tweets
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MP Financial Interests
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Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Baroness Barran has voted in 351 divisions, and 1 time against the majority of their Party.

5 Jul 2022 - Sitting Times - View Vote Context
Baroness Barran voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 11 Conservative No votes vs 99 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 158 Noes - 124
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Debates during the 2019 Parliament

Speeches made during Parliamentary debates are recorded in Hansard. For ease of browsing we have grouped debates into individual, departmental and legislative categories.

Sparring Partners
Lord Addington (Liberal Democrat)
(41 debate interactions)
Lord Fowler (Crossbench)
(36 debate interactions)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Baroness Barran, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.

MPs who are act as Ministers or Shadow Ministers are generally restricted from performing Commons initiatives other than Urgent Questions.


Baroness Barran has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Baroness Barran has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

4 Bills introduced by Baroness Barran

Introduced: 18th May 2021

A Bill to make provision about local skills improvement plans; to make provision relating to further education; to make provision about functions of the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education and relating to technical education qualifications; to make provision about student finance and fees; to make provision about assessments by the Office for Students; to make provision about the funding of certain post-16 education or training providers; and for connected purposes

This Bill received Royal Assent on 28th April 2022 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to make provision for and in connection with an expanded dormant assets scheme; to confer power to further expand the scope of that scheme; to amend the Dormant Bank and Building Society Accounts Act 2008; to enable an authorised reclaim fund to accept transfers of certain unwanted assets; and for connected purposes

This Bill received Royal Assent on 24th February 2022 and was enacted into law.


A bill to make provision about the Commonwealth Games that are to be held principally in Birmingham in 2022; and for connected purposes

This Bill received Royal Assent on 25th June 2020 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 11th May 2022

A Bill To Make provision for the regulation of Academies; about school and local education funding; about the attendance of children at school; about the regulation of independent educational institutions; about teacher misconduct; and for connected purposes


Last Event - Report Stage
Monday 18th July 2022
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Next Event - 3rd Reading
Wednesday 14th September 2022

Baroness Barran has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Baroness Barran has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament