Baroness Chakrabarti Portrait

Baroness Chakrabarti

Labour - Life peer

Became Member: 6th September 2016

Baroness Chakrabarti is not a member of any APPGs
1 Former APPG membership
Race Equality in Education
Justice and Home Affairs Committee
14th Apr 2021 - 31st Jan 2024
Shadow Attorney General
6th Oct 2016 - 6th Apr 2020

Select Committee Meeting
Monday 11th March 2024
Statutory Inquiries Committee - Oral evidence
Subject: Statutory Inquiries
11 Mar 2024, 4 p.m. View calendar
Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 13th March 2024
Division Votes
Tuesday 6th February 2024
Automated Vehicles Bill [HL]
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 112 Labour Aye votes vs 0 Labour No votes
Tally: Ayes - 200 Noes - 204
Monday 26th February 2024
Overseas Territories: Tax Haven Status
To ask His Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the economic benefits for the United Kingdom of the …
Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
None available
MP Financial Interests
None available

Division Voting information

During the current Parliament, Baroness Chakrabarti has voted in 451 divisions, and 2 times against the majority of their Party.

21 Jan 2021 - Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill - View Vote Context
Baroness Chakrabarti voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 11 Labour Aye votes vs 116 Labour No votes
Tally: Ayes - 29 Noes - 440
8 Dec 2021 - Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill - View Vote Context
Baroness Chakrabarti voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 6 Labour No votes vs 59 Labour Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 211 Noes - 82
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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 Williams of Trafford (Conservative)
Captain of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen-at-Arms (HM Household) (Chief Whip, House of Lords)
(75 debate interactions)
Lord Sharpe of Epsom (Conservative)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office)
(57 debate interactions)
Lord Bellamy (Conservative)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Justice)
(41 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Home Office
(262 debate contributions)
Ministry of Justice
(101 debate contributions)
Scotland Office
(74 debate contributions)
Cabinet Office
(40 debate contributions)
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Lords initiatives

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

Baroness Chakrabarti has not introduced any legislation before Parliament

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

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