Boards of Public Bodies: Representation – Question for Short Debate (24 Jun 2019)

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town: My Lords, I start by thanking the noble Lord, Lord Holmes of Richmond, for his report and this debate. His report includes some notable quotes, including about his public “dis-appointments”—which I thought was particularly apposite when, although 13% of the economically active population are disabled, they make up just 3% of public appointments. There is also the absence of the...