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Lord Berkeley

Labour - Life peer



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Speeches
Wednesday 24th February 2021
Rail Freight: Channel Tunnel

My Lords, I thank the noble Baronesses, Lady McIntosh and Lady Vere, for their kind words. However, is one solution …

Written Answers
Tuesday 23rd February 2021
High Speed 2 Railway Line: Jones Hill Wood
To ask Her Majesty's Government whether HS2 has received a bat licence which permits the demolition of trees in Jones …
Early Day Motions
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Bills
Wednesday 10th June 2015
Duchy of Cornwall Bill [HL] 2015-16
A Bill to amend the succession to the title of the Duke of Cornwall, to remove the presumption of Crown …
MP Financial Interests
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Lords initiatives

8 Bills introduced by Lord Berkeley


A Bill to amend the Sovereign Grant Act 2011; to amend the succession to the title of the Duke of Cornwall; to redistribute the Duchy of Cornwall estate; and to remove the requirement for a Parliament to obtain the Queen's or Prince's consent to consideration of Bills passing through Parliament.


Last Event - 2nd reading: House of Lords
Friday 8th November 2013

To establish a Marine Navigation Aids Commission; to establish an Office of Marine Navigation Aids Regulation; to amend the Merchant Shipping Act 1995; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 2nd reading: House of Lords
Friday 21st January 2011

A bill to amend the succession to the title of Duke of Cornwall; to remove various powers, exemptions and immunities from the Duchy of Cornwall; to make provisions relating to the Treasury Solicitor and any solicitor or attorney appointed in the affairs of the Duchy; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st reading : House of Lords
Monday 20th January 2020
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Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Lords
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A Bill to amend the succession to the title of the Duke of Cornwall, to remove the presumption of Crown Immunity applying to the Duchy of Cornwall, to remove various powers, exemptions and immunities from the Duchy of Cornwall, to confirm the right to Royal Mines within Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly vests in the Crown, to provide the right to Treasure Trove, bona vacantia and escheat within Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly lies with the Crown and to provide that any attorney or solicitor appointed in the affairs of the Duchy of Cornwall shall be called to the Bar or hold a practising certificate as appropriate; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Lords
Wednesday 10th June 2015

A Bill To amend the succession to the title of the Duke of Cornwall, to remove the presumption of Crown Immunity applying to the Duchy of Cornwall, to remove various exemptions and immunities from the Duchy of Cornwall, to confirm the right to Royal Mines within Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly vests in the Crown, to provide the right to Treasure Trove, bona vacantia and escheat within Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly lies with the Crown and to provide that any attorney or solicitor appointed in the affairs of the Duchy of Cornwall shall be called to the Bar or hold a practising certificate as appropriate. Lord Berkeley Ordered to be Printed, 10th June 2014


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Lords
Tuesday 10th June 2014

A bill to make provision about marine navigation.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Lords
Tuesday 15th May 2012

First reading took place on 26 March. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled. A bill to amend the Sovereign Grant Act 2011; amend the succession to the title of the Duke of Cornwall; re-distribute the Duchy of Cornwall estate; and to remove the requirement for a Parliament to obtain Queen or Prince's consent to consideration of bills passing through Parliament.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Lords
Tuesday 26th March 2013

First reading took place on 5 July. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.The 2010-12 session of parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Lords
Tuesday 5th July 2011

Lord Berkeley has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


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