Baroness Boothroyd

Baroness Boothroyd is deceased. Her full title was The Rt Hon. the Baroness Boothroyd OM. Her name was Betty Boothroyd.

Parliamentary career

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Representations

Party affiliation

Crossbench
15 January 2001 - 26 February 2023
Speaker
28 April 1992 - 23 October 2000
Labour
1 May 1973 - 27 April 1992

Elections contested

Rossendale
18 June 1970
Commons
Nelson and Colne
27 June 1968
Commons
Peterborough
8 October 1959
Commons
Leicester South East
28 November 1957
Commons

Government posts

Assistant Whip (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
24 October 1974 - 4 November 1975
Commons

Other posts

Speaker of the House of Commons
9 April 1992 - 23 October 2000
Commons
Deputy Speaker (Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means)
1 July 1987 - 1 April 1992
Commons
Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee
1 August 1981 - 31 July 1987
Commons

House membership

Lords
Baroness Boothroyd
15 January 2001 - 26 February 2023
Commons
Betty Boothroyd
24 May 1973 - 23 October 2000

Committee memberships