Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 27 November 1996. Her full title is The Rt Hon. the Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean, and her given name is Elizabeth Conway Symons.

Parliamentary career

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Government posts

Minister of State (Middle East)
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
13 June 2003 - 10 May 2005
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Minister for Trade and Investment and Deputy Leader of the House of Lords (also Department of Trade and Industry)
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
8 June 2001 - 13 June 2003
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Minister of State (Trade and Investment) Deputy Leader of the House of Lords (also FCO)
Department of Trade and Industry
8 June 2001 - 6 June 2003
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Opposition posts

Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs)
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
8 October 2010 - 5 September 2011
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Committee memberships

Procedure and Privileges Committee
26 June 2001 - 7 May 2005
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European Union Committee
21 November 2006 - 8 April 2010
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National Security Strategy (Joint Committee)
1 February 2010 - 6 May 2010
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EU External Affairs Sub-Committee
26 May 2016 - 23 April 2020
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