Lord Irvine of Lairg

Lord Irvine of Lairg is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 25 March 1987. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Irvine of Lairg, and his given name is Alexander Andrew Mackay Irvine.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Lord Irvine of Lairg, including posts and roles held.


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Government posts

Lord Chancellor
Lord Chancellor's Department
2 May 1997 - 12 June 2003

Committee memberships

Procedure and Privileges Committee
9 June 1997 - 16 July 2003
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
1 January 2003 - 12 June 2003
Constitution Committee
25 November 2009 - 14 May 2014