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Viscount Younger of Leckie

Conservative - Excepted Hereditary

Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

(since May 2015)
Viscount Younger of Leckie is not a member of any APPGs
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Housing, Communities and Local Government)
27th Jul 2019 - 14th Feb 2020
Lords Spokesperson (Department for Education) (Higher Education)
18th Jul 2016 - 14th Jun 2017
Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee)
10th Nov 2014 - 3rd Feb 2015
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Intellectual Property)
9th Jan 2013 - 17th Jul 2014
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
25th Jun 2012 - 9th Jan 2013
Lords Spokesperson (Department for Culture, Media and Sport)
6th Sep 2012 - 9th Jan 2013
Public Service and Demographic Change Committee
29th May 2012 - 5th Jul 2012


Scheduled Event
Tuesday 19th October 2021
Legislation - Main Chamber
Compensation (London Capital & Finance plc and Fraud Compensation Fund) Bill – second reading and remaining stages
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Division Votes
Tuesday 12th October 2021
Skills and Post-16 Education Bill [HL]
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 141 Conservative No votes vs 4 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 155 Noes - 150
Speeches
Monday 11th October 2021
Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill

My Lords, I thank the few noble Lords who have spoken for their contributions to this first debate in Committee: …

Written Answers
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Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Monday 19th July 2021
Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [HL] 2021-22
A Bill to make provision about public service pension schemes, including retrospective provision to rectify unlawful discrimination in the way …
Tweets
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MP Financial Interests
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Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Viscount Younger of Leckie has voted in 178 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.
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Debates during the 2019 Parliament

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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Viscount Younger of Leckie, 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.


Viscount Younger of Leckie has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Viscount Younger of Leckie has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

3 Bills introduced by Viscount Younger of Leckie

Introduced: 9th May 2013

A Bill to make provision about intellectual property.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 14th May 2014 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 23rd May 2012

A Bill to make provision about the UK Green Investment Bank; to make provision about employment law; to establish and make provision about the Competition and Markets Authority and to abolish the Competition Commission and the Office of Fair Trading; to amend the Competition Act 1998 and the Enterprise Act 2002; to make provision for the reduction of legislative burdens; to make provision about copyright and rights in performances; to make provision about payments to company directors; and for connected purposes

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 25th April 2013 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 19th July 2021

A Bill to make provision about public service pension schemes, including retrospective provision to rectify unlawful discrimination in the way in which existing schemes were restricted under the Public Service Pensions Act 2013 and corresponding Northern Ireland legislation; to make provision for the establishment of new public pension schemes for members of occupational pension schemes of bodies that were brought into public ownership under the Banking (Special Provisions) Act 2008; to make provision about the remuneration and the date of retirement of holders of certain judicial offices; to make provision about judicial service after retirement; and for connected purposes


Last Event - Committee Stage (Lords)
Monday 11th October 2021
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Viscount Younger of Leckie has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Viscount Younger of Leckie has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament