Lord Kennedy of Southwark Portrait

Lord Kennedy of Southwark

Labour - Life peer

Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government)

(since January 2018)

Shadow Spokesperson (Housing)

(since January 2018)

Opposition Whip (Lords)

(since September 2015)

Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs)

(since September 2015)
4 APPG membership (as of 27 Jan 2021)
Beer, Credit Unions, District Councils, Ireland and the Irish in Britain


Scheduled Event
Wednesday 3rd March 2021
12:00
Oral questions - Main Chamber
3 Mar 2021, noon
Report by KPMG 'Northampton Borough Council: Report in the public interest regarding the Council’s loans to Northampton Town Football Club'
Department Event
Monday 1st March 2021
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Legislation - Main Chamber
Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No. 2) Bill – report stage
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Department Event
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Main Chamber
Draft Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 (Juxtaposed Controls)(Amendment) Order 2021
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Department Event
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Main Chamber
Draft Authority to Carry Scheme and Civil Penalties Regulations 2021 –
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Department Event
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Second Delegated Legislation Committee - Debate - General Committees
2 Mar 2021, 2:30 p.m.
(at 2:30 pm)
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Department Event
Wednesday 3rd March 2021
Home Office
Third Delegated Legislation Committee - Debate - General Committees
3 Mar 2021, 9:25 a.m.
(at 9:25 am)
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Department Event
Thursday 4th March 2021
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Main Chamber
Northamptonshire (Structural Changes) (Supplementary Provision and amendment) Order 2021
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Department Event
Monday 8th March 2021
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Domestic Abuse Bill – report stage (day 1)
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Department Event
Tuesday 9th March 2021
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Legislation - Main Chamber
Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No. 2) Bill – third reading
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Department Event
Wednesday 10th March 2021
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Domestic Abuse Bill – report stage (day 2)
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Department Event
Monday 15th March 2021
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Domestic Abuse Bill – report stage (day 3 of 3)
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Department Event
Tuesday 16th March 2021
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Legislation - Main Chamber
Non-Domestic Rating (Public Lavatories) Bill – report stage
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Speeches
Thursday 25th February 2021
Covid-19: May Elections

My Lords, I join the noble Lord, Lord Hayward, in paying tribute to hard-working electoral services staff across the United …

Written Answers
Monday 15th February 2021
Criminal Records: EU Nationals
To ask Her Majesty's Government whether all historic data of criminal convictions in the UK affected by the technical issues …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Tuesday 9th June 2015
Polling Day (Saturday) Bill [HL] 2015-16
First reading took place on 9 June. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey …
MP Financial Interests
None available

Debate information

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Lords initiatives

1 Bill introduced by Lord Kennedy of Southwark


First reading took place on 9 June. 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 make provision to move the polling day of all elections to a Saturday.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Lords
Tuesday 9th June 2015

Lord Kennedy of Southwark has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


1159 Written Questions

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Local Government: Loans Northampton Town Football Club: Northampton Borough Council Local Government: Kent Local Government: Nottinghamshire Local Government: Lincolnshire Local Government: Derbyshire Local Government: Oxfordshire Homelessness Grenfell Tower: Fires Construction: Warranties Housing: Standards Local Government Finance Community Development: Coronavirus Planning Permission Planning Permission Grenfell Tower: Fires Local Government Finance Homelessness: Coronavirus Local Government Cooperatives Housing: Cooperatives Community Land Trusts East Kent Housing: Dismissal Buildings: Insulation Local Government Finance: Reserves Help to Buy Scheme Buildings: Inspections Social Rented Housing Derelict Land Non-domestic Rates: Tax Allowances Private Rented Housing: Social Security Benefits Council Housing: Older People Housing Planning Permission Local Government: Bullying Housing High Rise Flats: Social Rented Housing Business Improvement Districts Social Rented Housing Social 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