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life peer

Brit a peer whose title lapses at his death
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Now, as they enter their second year in office, a Mirror investigation has discovered that the so-called People's Peers, who include seven knights and three professors, have made little impact on the House despite being able to claim up to pounds 234 expenses per day when they attend.
Meanwhile, other people's peers last night defended their appointments.
People's peer Baroness Finlay, vice-dean of University of Wales College of Medicine, has blamed the drinks industry for exploiting the young for profit and described alcohol as one of society's biggest challenges.
Lord Chan is a former member of the Commission for Racial Equality and was appointed a People's Peer last year.
People's peer Baroness Finlay of Llandaff, who has been at the forefront of the campaign to make Wales smoke-free, said the industry had succeeded in turning what should be a socially pleasurable activity into a harmful activity.
People's Peer Ilora Finlay's Bill will now be taken up by Cardiff North MP Julie Morgan in the House of Commons if Parliamentary time is available.
Cross-bench people's peer Baroness Finlay said vulnerable children could even be put at greater risk by the division in responsibility between the two offices.
The Smoking in Public Places (Wales) Bill, introduced by people's peer Baroness Finlay of Llandaff, would give the Assembly Government powers to ban lighting-up in pubs, clubs, restaurants and even major venues like the Millennium Stadium.
The people's peer spoke out ahead of the Second Reading of her Smoking in Public Places (Wales) Bill.
People's peer Ilora Finlay has published a Private Member's Bill which would give the National Assembly power to ban smoking in pubs, restaurants and shopping centres.
A private member's Bill by People's Peer Ilora Finlay to give Wales the powers to introduce such a ban, has had its first reading in the House of Lords.
People's peer Ilora Finlay today introduces a Private Member's Bill in the House of Lords to give Wales the power to prohibit smoking in bars, pubs, restaurants and shopping centres.

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