The Rt Hon. the Lord Higgins KBE DL

Lord Higgins is no longer a Member of the Lords, but sat in the House under this title between 28 October 1997 and 1 January 2019.

Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP with the name Sir Terence Higgins.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Lord Higgins, including posts and roles they have held.

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Representations

Worthing
Elected 9 times
15 October 1964 - 1 May 1997
Commons

Party affiliation

Conservative
15 October 1964 - 1 January 2019

Government posts

Financial Secretary (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
7 April 1972 - 4 March 1974
Commons
Minister of State (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
23 June 1970 - 7 April 1972
Commons

House membership

Lords
Lord Higgins
28 October 1997 - 1 January 2019
Commons
Sir Terence Higgins
15 October 1964 - 1 May 1997

Committee memberships

Personal Service Companies
12 November 2013 - 31 March 2014
Lords
Trusts (Capital and Income) Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee
19 June 2012 - 24 July 2012
Lords
Conventions (Joint Committee)
22 May 2006 - 31 October 2006
Lords
Committee on the Speakership of the House
12 July 2005 - 19 December 2005
Lords
Standards in Public Life
16 November 1994 - 8 November 1995
Commons
Privileges
22 November 1988 - 16 March 1992
Commons
Treasury & Civil Service Sub-Committee
17 June 1987 - 16 March 1992
Commons
Liaison Committee (Commons)
15 June 1982 - 21 March 1997
Commons
Procedure Committee
20 November 1980 - 9 June 1983
Commons
Treasury & Civil Service
3 May 1979 - 16 March 1992
Commons