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RESULTS OF HEREDITARY PEERS PARTY  ELECTIONS

Results of the election of 75 hereditary peers are attached.

Results of the election of 15 Deputy Speakers and other Office holders elected on 29 October are also attached.


NOTES FOR EDITORS

1.

The House of Lords Bill allows for the election of 90 Hereditary Peers.

2.

The second election on Wednesday 3rd and Thursday 4th November was for 75 Hereditary Peers in each of the party and cross bench groups as follows:

Conservative 42
Cross Bench 28
Liberal Democrat 3
Labour 2
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