Lord Desai

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Non-affiliated Arglwydd

Aeth i mewn i'r Tŷ'r Arglwyddi ar 5 Mehefin 1991

Party was Llafur until 19 Tach 2020

Swyddogaethau eraill yn y gorffennol

  • Member, Finance Bill Sub-Committee ( 4 Tach 2019 to 8 Med 2020)
  • Member, EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (12 Gor 2016 to 23 Ebr 2020)
  • Member, Intergovernmental Organisations Committee (15 Tach 2007 to 7 Gor 2008)
  • Member, Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee (17 Rha 2003 to 18 Tach 2004)
  • Member, Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee (17 Rha 2003 to 18 Tach 2004)
  • Member, Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (17 Rha 2003 to 18 Tach 2004)
  • Member, Committee on the Speakership of the House ( 9 Gor 2003 to 19 Rha 2005)
  • Member, Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee (16 Meh 2001 to 7 Mai 2005)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee A (20 Tach 1995 to 11 Tach 1999)
  • Member, Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I (19 Mai 1992 to 3 Tach 1994)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (12 Tach 1991 to 3 Tach 1994)
  • Member, Select Committee on Science and Technology Sub-Committee 2 (12 Tach 1991 to 17 Maw 1992)

Ymddangosiadau diweddar

  • Foreign Affairs - Motion to Take Note 5 Mar 2024

    My Lords, it is a great pleasure to welcome the noble Lord, Lord Cameron, to his position as Foreign Secretary. He is a rare example of someone who has been Prime Minister and come back as Foreign Secretary—are we not all lucky? However, I have to warn him that he has landed almost immediately on arrival into a problem created by another Prime Minister who became Foreign Secretary: Lord...
  • Poverty Reduction - Motion to Take Note 22 Feb 2024

    My Lords, as the last speaker from the Back Benches, I will concentrate very much on my work on poverty. I was born in a poor country and have worked professionally as an economist on poverty for much of my career; I will not go into the details of my writing. There is obviously a very complicated set of conditions, circumstances and consequences of poverty. Poverty is a global problem. A...
  • Poverty Reduction - Motion to Take Note 22 Feb 2024

    Yes, it was Sam Brittan. Sam Brittan, James Meade and I were the three people advocating a basic income back in the 1960s and 1970s. This is not a new idea; there is a whole volume called the Palgrave International Handbook of Basic Income, in which I have a contribution. The whole idea of a basic income is the most convincing way I have seen to tackle poverty. There was a social justice...

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