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Progress made in reducing size of House of Lords reviewed

8 July 2019

The Lord Speaker's committee on the size of the House has published its latest report on the progress made towards reducing the size of the House of Lords to 600 members.

The report found that 26 members left the House during Year 2 (8 June 2018 – 7 June 2019), with only six new members joining, and sets benchmarks for departures in Year 3.

Image: Parliamentary copyright / Photography by Roger Harris