The Marquess of Lothian

Conservative Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: India: Diplomatic Relations 28 Sep 2020

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when they expect to receive a response from the government of India to their standing request for UK diplomats to visit Jammu and Kashmir; and whether they sought any clarification on why the UK was not included in the delegation of foreign envoys invited to visit that region in January.
  • Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Mali: Military Coups 17 Sep 2020

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, following the military coup on 18 August in Mali, what assessment they have made of (1) the current political situation in that country, and (2) the progress of talks to resolve the crisis between mediators from the Economic Community of West African States and the coup leaders.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Military Aid 17 Sep 2020

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Campaign Against Arms Trade publication in August of a list of 17 countries which received some form of British military training between 2018 and 2020, (1) what defence engagement has taken place in each such country, and (2) how they have ensured that such engagement complies with international humanitarian law.

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 22 November 2010

Previously MP for Devizes until 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election

Entered the House of Commons on 28 February 1974 — General election

Also represented Devizes; Edinburgh South; Berwick and East Lothian

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Zimbabwe
  • Afghanistan
  • Iraq
  • Afghanistan: Peacekeeping Operations
  • Gibraltar

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (21 Sep 2017 to 8 Oct 2019)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (14 Sep 2015 to 12 May 2016)
  • Member, Joint Committee on Security (7 Dec 2010 to 5 Sep 2011)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (7 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (7 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security (Cabinet Office) Committee (3 Aug 2006 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (26 Jan 2006 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (26 Jan 2006 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Defence & Deputy Leader, Defence (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Defence (10 May 2005 to 6 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Foreign Secretary & Deputy Leader, Foreign Affairs (17 Mar 2005 to 20 May 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Affairs, Shadow Foreign Secretary & Deputy Leader, International Affairs (10 May 2004 to 17 Mar 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (10 Nov 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (18 Sep 2001 to 10 Nov 2003)
  • Shadow Foreign Secretary (18 Sep 2001 to 10 May 2005)
  • Deputy Leader of the Conservative Party (18 Sep 2001 to 6 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Minister without Portfolio (2 Dec 1998 to 18 Sep 2001)
  • Party Chair, Conservative Party (2 Dec 1998 to 18 Sep 2001)
  • Deputy Chair, Conservative Party (2 Jun 1998 to 2 Dec 1998)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (11 Jun 1997 to 2 Jun 1998)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (11 Jun 1997 to 2 Jun 1998)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office) (27 May 1993 to 5 Jan 1994)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 26 Jul 1993)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Scottish Office) (13 Jun 1983 to 14 Jun 1987)
  • Member, Energy Committee (3 May 1979 to 9 Jun 1983)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

4. Sponsorships
A business lunch in my constituency under my name which raised money for constituency funds from numerous small donations. (Registered 6 July 2009)
8. Land and Property
Tenanted farm in Roxburghshire, Scotland, from which rental income is received.
11. Miscellaneous
Non-active partner in Nisbet Mill Farm partnership from which no payment has been received in the last year and none in the current farming year which starts June 2009.

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