Baroness Primarolo

Baroness Primarolo is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 8 December 2015. Her full title is The Rt Hon. the Baroness Primarolo, and her given name is Dawn Primarolo. Prior to joining the Lords, she sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1987.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Baroness Primarolo, including posts and roles held.

Current

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Party affiliation

Committee memberships

European Union Committee
1 July 2019 - Present
Lords
EU Security and Justice Sub-Committee
23 April 2020 - Present
Lords

Previous

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Representations

Bristol South
Elected 6 times
11 June 1987 - 30 March 2015
Commons

Government posts

Minister of State (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Children, Young People and Families)
Department for Children, Schools and Families
9 June 2009 - 6 May 2010
Commons
Minister of State (Department of Health) (Public Health)
Department of Health
29 June 2007 - 8 June 2009
Commons
Paymaster General (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
4 January 1999 - 28 June 2007
Commons
Financial Secretary (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
6 May 1997 - 3 January 1999
Commons

Other posts

Deputy Speaker (Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means)
8 June 2010 - 30 March 2015
Commons

House membership

Commons
Dame Dawn Primarolo
11 June 1987 - 30 March 2015

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Children, Young People and Families)
HM Official Opposition
13 May 2010 - 8 June 2010
Commons
Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury)
HM Treasury
1 June 1994 - 1 June 1997
Commons
Shadow Spokesperson (Health)
Department of Health
1 June 1992 - 1 June 1994
Commons

Committee memberships

Public Accounts Committee
30 October 1997 - 12 January 1999
Commons
Panel of Chairs
8 June 2010 - 30 March 2015
Commons
EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee
2 July 2019 - 23 April 2020
Lords
Finance Bill Sub-Committee
4 November 2019 - 2 December 2019
Lords