Lord Evans of Rainow Portrait

Lord Evans of Rainow

Conservative - Weaver Vale

Became Member: 9th November 2022

Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

(since January 2023)

Work and Pensions Committee
29th Oct 2012 - 30th Mar 2015
Administration Committee
14th Nov 2011 - 25th Mar 2013


Division Voting information

During the current Parliament, Lord Evans of Rainow has voted in 202 divisions, and 2 times against the majority of their Party.

12 Sep 2023 - Hunting Trophies (Import Prohibition) Bill - View Vote Context
Lord Evans of Rainow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 11 Conservative No votes vs 22 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 25 Noes - 32
12 Sep 2023 - Hunting Trophies (Import Prohibition) Bill - View Vote Context
Lord Evans of Rainow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 13 Conservative No votes vs 23 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 30 Noes - 39
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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 Allan of Hallam (Liberal Democrat)
Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Health)
(22 debate interactions)
Baroness Merron (Labour)
Opposition Whip (Lords)
(18 debate interactions)
Baroness Manzoor (Conservative)
(15 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Leader of the House
(14 debate contributions)
Cabinet Office
(7 debate contributions)
Home Office
(4 debate contributions)
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Lords initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Lord Evans of Rainow, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.


2 Bills introduced by Lord Evans of Rainow


The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to provide for the assessment of drug dependency or propensity for drug misuse of persons who, in the course of investigations for certain driving offences, have provided blood or urine samples that reveal the presence of certain drugs; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 40%

Last Event - 2nd Reading: House Of Commons
Friday 18th October 2013

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to introduce a national day to raise awareness of the contribution of Commonwealth countries in military action of Great Britain and the Overseas Territories; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 12th March 2013

Lord Evans of Rainow has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Lord Evans of Rainow has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament