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Lord Astor of Hever

Conservative - None

8 APPG memberships (as of 21 Apr 2021)
Bahrain, Indonesia, Kuwait, Polo, Saudi Arabia, South East Asian Nations, Thailand, War Heritage
5 Former APPG memberships
Kazakhstan, Lyme Disease, Malaysia, Motor, Oman
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence)
28th May 2010 - 7th May 2015
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
11th May 2010 - 5th Sep 2011

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Division Votes
Wednesday 28th April 2021
Abortion (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2021
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 144 Conservative No votes vs 34 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 70 Noes - 409
Tuesday 23rd February 2021

My Lords, the police have been brutal in beating up protesters. Can the Minister confirm that the Government have not …

Written Answers
Friday 15th July 2016
Missing Persons
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have, if any, to encourage the International Monetary Fund to investigate the …
Early Day Motions
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MP Financial Interests
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Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Lord Astor of Hever has voted in 151 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 Loomba (Crossbench)
(2 debate interactions)
Lord Bethell (Conservative)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health and Social Care)
(2 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Department of Health and Social Care
(2 debate contributions)
Ministry of Defence
(1 debate contributions)
Department for Education
(1 debate contributions)
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Legislation Debates
Trade Act 2021 - Government Bill
(380 words contributed)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Lord Astor of Hever, 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.

Lord Astor of Hever has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Lord Astor of Hever has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

Lord Astor of Hever has not introduced any legislation before Parliament

Lord Astor of Hever has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

Lord Astor of Hever has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament