Lord McCrea of Magherafelt and Cookstown

DUP Peer

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DUP Peer, Former DUP MLA for South Antrim

Entered the House of Lords on 19 June 2018

Previously MP for South Antrim until 30 March 2015 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election

Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election

Left the Assembly on 1 July 2010 — Resigned

Also represented South Antrim; Mid Ulster

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Northern Ireland
  • Treasury
  • Defence
  • Department of Health
  • HM Treasury
  • Crosshill Quarry
  • Housing
  • Armed Forces: Northern Ireland
  • Tax Credits
  • Terrorism

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (12 Jul 2010 to 26 Jan 2011)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Justice) ( 1 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Home Affairs) ( 1 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow DUP Leader of the House of Commons ( 1 Jun 2009 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) ( 1 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (16 Nov 2006 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) ( 1 Jun 2005 to 6 May 2010)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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