Life peerages

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  • Life Peerages Act 1958 — Titre An Act to make provision for the creation of life peerages carrying the right to sit and vote in the House of Lords Pays  Royaume Uni Type Loi du Parl …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Life Peerages Act 1958 — The Life Peerages Act 1958 (6 7 Eliz II c. 21) established the modern standards for the creation of life peers by the monarch of the United Kingdom. Life peers are barons and are members of the House of Lords for life, but their titles and… …   Wikipedia

  • Life Peerages Act — (1958)    Life baronies under the Act are theoretically created by the monarch but in practice they are granted upon the recommendation of the Prime Minister (who usually consults with the Leader of the Opposition). The measure permitted men and… …   Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • List of life peerages — Peerages and baronetages of the British Isles Extant All Dukes Dukedoms Marquesses Marquessates Earls Earldoms Viscounts Viscountcies Baron …   Wikipedia

  • List of law life peerages — This is a list of Life Peerages in the Peerage of the United Kingdom created under the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876. TOC ee also*List of Lords of Appeal in OrdinaryReferences* [ david.beamish/peerages6.htm United… …   Wikipedia

  • Pre-1876 Life Peerages — This is a list of Life Peerages created prior to the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876 and the Life Peerages Act 1958.Richard II (1377 1399)*1377 ndash; Guichard d Angle, Earl of Huntingdon *1385 ndash; Robert de Vere, Marquess of Dublin **1386… …   Wikipedia

  • Life peer — Peerage The peerage assemb …   Wikipedia

  • life peer — noun a British peer whose title lapses at death • Hypernyms: ↑peer * * * noun : a British peer whose title is not hereditary the bill … calls for the creation of life peers both men and women Associated Press * * * Brit. a peer whose title ceases …   Useful english dictionary

  • life peerage — noun : the rank or dignity of a life peer ten men who are to receive life peerages T.P.Ronan * * * life peerage noun • • • Main Entry: ↑life * * * life peerage, the rank of a life peer …   Useful english dictionary

  • life peer —    A member of the House of Lords appointed by the Prime Minister of the day for their lifetime only. Today, life peers overwhelmingly form the largest segment of the membership of the House of Lords under Phase One of its reform. Announcements… …   Glossary of UK Government and Politics

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