Baroness Williams of Trafford Portrait

Baroness Williams of Trafford

Conservative - Life peer

Minister of State (Home Office)

(since July 2016)
Baroness Williams of Trafford is not a member of any APPGs
Minister for Equalities (Department for International Development)
9th Jan 2018 - 13th Feb 2020
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Communities and Local Government)
12th May 2015 - 17th Jul 2016
Baroness in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
8th Apr 2014 - 7th May 2015
Lords Spokesperson (Department of Business, Innovation and Skills)
10th Sep 2014 - 7th May 2015


Scheduled Event
Monday 17th January 2022
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill – report stage (day 6)
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Department Event
Monday 17th January 2022
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill – report stage (day 6)
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Scheduled Event
Wednesday 19th January 2022
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Grand Committee
Data Protection Act 2018 (Amendment of Schedule 2 Exemptions) Regulations 2022
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Department Event
Wednesday 19th January 2022
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Grand Committee
Data Protection Act 2018 (Amendment of Schedule 2 Exemptions) Regulations 2022
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Scheduled Event
Tuesday 25th January 2022
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Grand Committee
Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Amendment) Order 2022
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Department Event
Tuesday 25th January 2022
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Grand Committee
Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Amendment) Order 2022
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Scheduled Event
Thursday 27th January 2022
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Nationality and Borders Bill – committee stage (day 1)
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Department Event
Thursday 27th January 2022
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Nationality and Borders Bill – committee stage (day 1)
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Scheduled Event
Tuesday 1st February 2022
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Nationality and Borders Bill - committee stage (day 2)
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Department Event
Tuesday 1st February 2022
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Nationality and Borders Bill - committee stage (day 2)
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Scheduled Event
Thursday 3rd February 2022
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Nationality and Borders Bill - committee stage (day 3)
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Department Event
Thursday 3rd February 2022
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Nationality and Borders Bill - committee stage (day 3)
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Division Votes
Wednesday 12th January 2022
Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 19 Conservative No votes vs 1 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 32 Noes - 20
Speeches
Wednesday 12th January 2022
Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill
My Lords, as the noble Lord, Lord Ponsonby, explained, these amendments relate to three matters we debated in Committee: namely, …
Written Answers
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Early Day Motions
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Bills
Tuesday 9th March 2021
Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill 2021-22
A Bill to make provision about the police and other emergency workers; to make provision about collaboration between authorities to …
Tweets
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MP Financial Interests
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Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Baroness Williams of Trafford has voted in 220 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.
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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 Rosser (Labour)
Shadow Spokesperson (Transport)
(115 debate interactions)
Lord Paddick (Liberal Democrat)
Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Home Affairs)
(104 debate interactions)
Lord Kennedy of Southwark (Labour)
Shadow Chief Whip (Lords)
(67 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Home Office
(1684 debate contributions)
Department for International Development
(103 debate contributions)
Ministry of Justice
(50 debate contributions)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Baroness Williams of Trafford, 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 Williams of Trafford has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Baroness Williams of Trafford has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

2 Bills introduced by Baroness Williams of Trafford

Introduced: 7th January 2020

A bill to create a power of arrest, without warrant, for the purpose of extraditing people for serious offences

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 22nd October 2020 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 9th March 2021

A Bill to make provision about the police and other emergency workers; to make provision about collaboration between authorities to prevent and reduce serious violence; to make provision about offensive weapons homicide reviews; to make provision for new offences and for the modification of existing offences; to make provision about the powers of the police and other authorities for the purposes of preventing, detecting, investigating or prosecuting crime or investigating other matters; to make provision about the maintenance of public order; to make provision about the removal, storage and disposal of vehicles; to make provision in connection with driving offences; to make provision about cautions; to make provision about bail and remand; to make provision about sentencing, detention, release, management and rehabilitation of offenders; to make provision about secure 16 to 19 Academies; to make provision for and in connection with procedures before courts and tribunals; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - Lords
Monday 10th January 2022
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Baroness Williams of Trafford has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Baroness Williams of Trafford has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament