Baroness Goldie

Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

Conservative Peer

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Conservative Peer, Former Conservative MSP for West Scotland

Entered the House of Lords on 11 November 2013

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 6 May 1999 — Election

Left the Scottish Parliament on 23 March 2016 — Election

Also represented West Scotland; West of Scotland

Currently held offices

  • Member, Constitution Committee (since 31 Jan 2024)
  • Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) (since 17 Jul 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (26 Jul 2019 to 13 Nov 2023)
  • Baroness in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) (17 Jul 2016 to 25 Jul 2019)
  • Member, Communications and Digital Committee (25 May 2016 to 17 Jul 2016)

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 1 Jan 1970

    Pausing expenditure on certain Ministry of Defence programmes – Baroness Goldie. Oral questions; 11:00 am
  • Leaseholders: Management Companies - Question 20 May 2024

    My Lords, I am looking at the text of the Question tabled by the noble Lord, Lord Kennedy, and I am trying to be helpful to my noble friend the Minister. In Scotland the management company is call the “factor”—a name that can conjure up nightmares or pleasant dreams depending on the experience. In 2011 we passed the Property Factors (Scotland) Act, one section of which allows home...
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Question 20 May 2024

    My Lords, further to the question of the noble Baroness, Lady McIntosh, and indeed the question from the noble Lord, Lord Turnberg, I understood that there was a link with a weakened immune system. I wonder if that is still an active field of research. Is there any update the noble Lord can provide? Many people, for other reasons, are diagnosed with weakened immune systems.

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