Lord Grocott

Lord Grocott is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 3 July 2001. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Grocott, and his given name is Bruce Joseph Grocott. Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1974.

Parliamentary career

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Current

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Party affiliation

Committee memberships

International Relations and Defence Committee
25 May 2016 - Present
Lords
Joint Committee on the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act
24 November 2020 - Present
Lords

Previous

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Representations

Telford
Elected 1 time
1 May 1997 - 7 June 2001
Commons
The Wrekin
Elected 2 times
11 June 1987 - 1 May 1997
Commons
Lichfield and Tamworth
Elected 1 time
10 October 1974 - 3 May 1979
Commons

Elections contested

The Wrekin
9 June 1983
Commons
Lichfield and Tamworth
3 May 1979
Commons
Lichfield and Tamworth
28 February 1974
Commons
South West Hertfordshire
18 June 1970
Commons

Government posts

Captain of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen-at-Arms (HM Household) (Chief Whip, House of Lords)
HM Household
29 May 2002 - 25 January 2008
Lords
Lord in Waiting (Whip)
No Department
11 June 2001 - 29 May 2002

House membership

Commons
Mr Bruce Grocott
11 June 1987 - 7 June 2001
Commons
Mr Bruce Grocott
10 October 1974 - 3 May 1979

Committee memberships

Procedure and Privileges Committee
10 June 2002 - 28 January 2008
Lords
Committee of Selection (Lords)
10 June 2002 - 28 January 2008
Lords
Communications and Digital Committee
18 February 2008 - 26 November 2008
Lords