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Viscount Younger of Leckie

Conservative - Excepted Hereditary

Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

(since May 2015)
Viscount Younger of Leckie is not a member of any APPGs
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Housing, Communities and Local Government)
27th Jul 2019 - 14th Feb 2020
Lords Spokesperson (Department for Education) (Higher Education)
18th Jul 2016 - 14th Jun 2017
Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee)
10th Nov 2014 - 3rd Feb 2015
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Intellectual Property)
9th Jan 2013 - 17th Jul 2014
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
25th Jun 2012 - 9th Jan 2013
Lords Spokesperson (Department for Culture, Media and Sport)
6th Sep 2012 - 9th Jan 2013
Public Service and Demographic Change Committee
29th May 2012 - 5th Jul 2012


Scheduled Event
Monday 7th February 2022
Legislation - Main Chamber
National Insurance Contributions Bill – report
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Division Votes
Monday 17th January 2022
Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 135 Conservative Aye votes vs 4 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 163 Noes - 216
Speeches
Tuesday 25th January 2022
Coronavirus Grants: Fraud
It is a slightly complicated picture, but the Government continue to work actively with the British Business Bank, lenders and …
Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Monday 19th July 2021
Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [HL] 2021-22
A Bill to make provision about public service pension schemes, including retrospective provision to rectify unlawful discrimination in the way …
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
None available

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Viscount Younger of Leckie has voted in 239 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 Caine (Conservative)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office)
(18 debate interactions)
Lord Tunnicliffe (Labour)
Shadow Minister (Transport)
(15 debate interactions)
Lord Empey (Ulster Unionist Party)
(14 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Leader of the House
(19 debate contributions)
Department for Transport
(5 debate contributions)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Viscount Younger of Leckie, 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.


Viscount Younger of Leckie has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Viscount Younger of Leckie has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

3 Bills introduced by Viscount Younger of Leckie

Introduced: 9th May 2013

A Bill to make provision about intellectual property.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 14th May 2014 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 23rd May 2012

A Bill to make provision about the UK Green Investment Bank; to make provision about employment law; to establish and make provision about the Competition and Markets Authority and to abolish the Competition Commission and the Office of Fair Trading; to amend the Competition Act 1998 and the Enterprise Act 2002; to make provision for the reduction of legislative burdens; to make provision about copyright and rights in performances; to make provision about payments to company directors; and for connected purposes

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 25th April 2013 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 19th July 2021

A Bill to make provision about public service pension schemes, including retrospective provision to rectify unlawful discrimination in the way in which existing schemes were restricted under the Public Service Pensions Act 2013 and corresponding Northern Ireland legislation; to make provision for the establishment of new public pension schemes for members of occupational pension schemes of bodies that were brought into public ownership under the Banking (Special Provisions) Act 2008; to make provision about the remuneration and the date of retirement of holders of certain judicial offices; to make provision about judicial service after retirement; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st Reading (Commons)
Tuesday 7th December 2021
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Viscount Younger of Leckie has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Viscount Younger of Leckie has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament