Lord Selkirk of Douglas

Conservative Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 9 Jul 2019

    Construction of the memorial to the Normandy landings in Ver-sur-Mer – Lord Selkirk of Douglas. Oral questions; 2:30 pm
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Nigeria: Minority Groups 24 May 2019

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 9 May (HL Deb, cols 1299–1300), what representations they intend to make to the government of Nigeria to call for urgent and effective action to be taken to protect ethnic and religious minorities in that country.
  • Brexit: Plant and Animal Biosecurity - Motion to Take Note 15 May 2019

    My Lords, it is a great privilege to follow the noble Lord, Lord Krebs, who put his finger on a spot of enormous importance, which is that the Food Standards Agency has been a success story and this should be borne in mind by the Government. I should mention a past interest: I represented the constituency of Edinburgh West for more than 20 years, during which time I witnessed the way that an...

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Conservative Peer, Former Conservative MSP for Lothians

Entered the House of Lords in 1997

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 6 May 1999 — Election

Left the Scottish Parliament on 2 April 2007 — Election

Also represented Lothians

Currently held offices

  • Member, EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee (since 12 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Union Committee (25 May 2016 to 12 Jun 2018)
  • Member, Draft Deregulation Bill (Joint Committee) (17 Jul 2013 to 11 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (16 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy (13 Nov 2007 to 15 May 2012)
  • Minister of State (Scotland Office) (1 Jan 1995 to 1 Jan 1997)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Scottish Office) (13 Jun 1987 to 6 Jul 1995)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (13 Nov 1981 to 9 Jun 1983)
  • Government Whip (7 May 1979 to 1 Oct 1981)


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