The Baroness Knight of Collingtree DBE

Baroness Knight of Collingtree is no longer a Member of the Lords, but sat in the House under this title between 23 September 1997 and 24 March 2016.

Prior to joining the Lords, she sat in the Commons as an MP with the name Dame Jill Knight.

Parliamentary career

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Representations

Birmingham, Edgbaston
Elected 8 times
31 March 1966 - 1 May 1997
Commons

Party affiliation

Conservative
1 January 1900 - 24 March 2016

Elections contested

Northampton
15 October 1964
Commons
Northampton
8 October 1959
Commons

House membership

Lords
Baroness Knight of Collingtree
23 September 1997 - 24 March 2016
Commons
Dame Jill Knight
31 March 1966 - 1 May 1997

Committee memberships

Adoption Legislation Committee
29 May 2012 - 26 February 2013
Lords
Private Bills Select Committee (L)
11 October 2011 - 20 December 2011
Lords
Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee)
11 July 2003 - 17 November 2003
Lords
Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee)
11 July 2003 - 17 November 2003
Lords
Personal Bills Committee
14 December 2000 - 20 November 2003
Lords
EU Sub-Committee F
8 December 1999 - 20 November 2003
Lords
Standards and Privileges
23 October 1996 - 21 March 1997
Commons
Privileges
18 November 1993 - 17 October 1996
Commons
Home Affairs Committee
30 November 1992 - 21 March 1997
Commons
Home Affairs Committee
3 May 1979 - 9 June 1983
Commons