Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal's full title is The Rt Hon. the Baroness Scotland of Asthal KC. Her name is Patricia Janet Scotland, and she is currently on leave of absence from the House of Lords.

Parliamentary career

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Government posts

Attorney General
Attorney General's Office
28 June 2007 - 6 May 2010
Minister of State (Home Office) (Crime Reduction)
Home Office
9 May 2007 - 28 June 2007
Minister of State (Home Office) (Criminal Justice and Offender Management)
Home Office
13 June 2003 - 8 May 2007
Parliamentary Secretary (Lord Chancellor's Department)
Lord Chancellor's Department
12 June 2001 - 13 June 2003

Committee memberships