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Lord Purvis of Tweed

Liberal Democrat - Life peer

Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (International Trade)

(since October 2016)
International Relations and Defence Committee
25th May 2016 - 28th Jan 2021
Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change)
1st Jun 2015 - 7th Sep 2015

Department Event
Tuesday 22nd June 2021
Department for International Trade
Legislation - Main Chamber
Professional Qualifications Bill [HL] – committee stage (day 3)
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Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 22nd June 2021
European Affairs Committee - Oral evidence
Subject: Citizens’ Rights
22 Jun 2021, 3 p.m.
At 4.00pm: Oral evidence
Kevin Foster MP - Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at Home Office
Wendy Morton MP - Minister for the European Neighbourhood at Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Select Committee Meeting
Thursday 24th June 2021
Division Votes
Thursday 10th June 2021
Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development etc.) (England) (Amendment) Order 2021
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 79 Liberal Democrat Aye votes vs 0 Liberal Democrat No votes
Tally: Ayes - 260 Noes - 229
Monday 14th June 2021
Professional Qualifications Bill [HL]

My Lords, in the Minister’s letter to the noble Baroness, Lady Hayter, yesterday—which I hope has been circulated to all …

Written Answers
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Early Day Motions
None available
Monday 1st June 2015
Constitutional Convention Bill [HL] 2015-16
A Bill to make provision for a convention to consider the constitution of the United Kingdom; and for connected purposes
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MP Financial Interests
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Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Lord Purvis of Tweed has voted in 154 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 Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative)
Minister of State (Department for International Trade)
(46 debate interactions)
Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative)
Minister of State (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office)
(28 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Department for International Trade
(79 debate contributions)
Cabinet Office
(15 debate contributions)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Lord Purvis of Tweed, 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 Purvis of Tweed has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Lord Purvis of Tweed has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

1 Bill introduced by Lord Purvis of Tweed

A Bill to make provision for a convention to consider the constitution of the United Kingdom; and for connected purposes

Last Event - Committee: 1st Sitting : House Of Lords
Friday 11th December 2015

Lord Purvis of Tweed has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

Lord Purvis of Tweed has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament