Rt Hon Robert Buckland MP

Robert Buckland is the Conservative MP for South Swindon, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010. He currently holds the Government post of Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice.

Parliamentary career

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Previous

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Elections contested

South Swindon
5 May 2005
Commons
Preseli Pembrokeshire
1 May 1997
Commons
Islwyn
16 February 1995
Commons

Government posts

Minister of State (Ministry of Justice)
Ministry of Justice
9 May 2019 - 24 July 2019
Commons
Solicitor General (Attorney General's Office)
Attorney General's Office
15 July 2014 - 9 May 2019
Commons

Committee memberships

Justice Committee
12 July 2010 - 11 February 2013
Commons
Justice Committee
10 June 2014 - 8 September 2014
Commons
Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee)
12 July 2010 - 10 March 2014
Commons
Statutory Instruments (Select Committee)
12 July 2010 - 10 March 2014
Commons
Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art
18 November 2010 - 8 November 2011
Commons
Consolidation, &c., Bills (Joint Committee)
6 December 2010 - 24 November 2014
Commons
Committee of Privileges
7 January 2013 - 11 September 2014
Commons
Committee on Standards
7 January 2013 - 11 September 2014
Commons
Human Rights (Joint Committee)
11 February 2013 - 30 March 2015
Commons
Committee on Standards: Standards Review Sub-Committee
10 June 2014 - 30 March 2015
Commons