Lord Jones

Lord Jones is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 19 July 2001. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Jones, and his given name is Stephen Barry Jones. Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1970.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Lord Jones, including posts and roles held.

Current

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Party affiliation

Committee memberships

Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
11 February 2020 - Present
Lords

Previous

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Representations

Alyn and Deeside
Elected 4 times
9 June 1983 - 7 June 2001
Commons
East Flint
Elected 3 times
28 February 1974 - 9 June 1983
Commons
East Flintshire
Elected 1 time
18 June 1970 - 28 February 1974
Commons

Elections contested

Northwich
31 March 1966
Commons

Government posts

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Welsh Office)
Welsh Office
7 March 1974 - 4 May 1979
Commons

House membership

Commons
Mr Barry Jones
18 June 1970 - 7 June 2001

Opposition posts

Shadow Secretary of State
HM Official Opposition
1 July 1988 - 9 April 1992
Commons
Shadow Secretary of State
HM Official Opposition
11 June 1983 - 11 June 1987
Commons

Committee memberships

Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
8 June 2015 - 1 July 2019
Lords
Extradition Law
12 June 2014 - 25 February 2015
Lords
Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill [HL]
28 October 2013 - 16 December 2013
Lords
Draft Communications Data Bill (Joint Committee)
28 June 2012 - 28 November 2012
Lords
Draft Communications Data Bill (Joint Committee)
28 June 2012 - 28 November 2012
Lords
Public Accounts Committee
3 May 1979 - 15 November 1982
Commons