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Earl Howe

Conservative - Excepted Hereditary

Became Member: 30th October 1984

Deputy Leader of the House of Lords

(since May 2015)

Earl Howe is not a member of any APPGs
Minister of State (Ministry of Defence)
11th May 2015 - 26th Jul 2019
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health)
17th May 2010 - 11th May 2015

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Division Votes
Tuesday 6th February 2024
Automated Vehicles Bill [HL]
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 184 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 200 Noes - 204
Monday 26th February 2024
Victims and Prisoners Bill
My Lords, I too am grateful to the noble Baroness, Lady Brinton, for this amendment, which, as she explained, would …
Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
Wednesday 19th January 2011
MP Financial Interests
None available

Division Voting information

During the current Parliament, Earl Howe has voted in 520 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
Baroness Taylor of Stevenage (Labour)
Opposition Whip (Lords)
(29 debate interactions)
Baroness Hayman of Ullock (Labour)
Opposition Whip (Lords)
(26 debate interactions)
Baroness Thornton (Labour)
Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport)
(24 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Leader of the House
(548 debate contributions)
Department of Health and Social Care
(36 debate contributions)
Department for Work and Pensions
(28 debate contributions)
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Legislation Debates
Levelling-up and Regeneration Act 2023
(63,530 words contributed)
Health and Care Act 2022
(28,025 words contributed)
Financial Services Bill 2019-21
(26,764 words contributed)
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Lords initiatives

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

1 Bill introduced by Earl Howe

This Bill received Royal Assent on 27th March 2012 and was enacted into law.

Earl Howe has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

Earl Howe has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament