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House of Lords Membership of the House of Lords was made up of the Lords Spiritual:

and the Lords Temporal which were divided into three groups:


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House of Commons

House of Lords The House of Commons met at St. Stephen's Chapel, in the Palace of Westminster. After the Act of Union in 1800 the number of members in the House of Commons increased from 558 to 658. There were 465 MPs from England, 48 from Wales, 45 from Scotland and 100 from Ireland. This created problems of space as St. Stephen's Chapel only had 427 seats.


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