Rt Hon Sir Oliver Heald QC MP

Sir Oliver Heald is the Conservative MP for North East Hertfordshire, and has been an MP continuously since 9 April 1992.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Sir Oliver Heald, including posts and roles held.

Current

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Representation

Party affiliation

Committee memberships

Regulatory Reform
2 March 2020 - Present
Commons

Previous

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Representations

North Hertfordshire
Elected 1 time
9 April 1992 - 1 May 1997
Commons

Elections contested

Southwark and Bermondsey
11 June 1987
Commons

Government posts

Minister of State (Ministry of Justice)
Ministry of Justice
16 July 2016 - 12 June 2017
Commons
Solicitor General (Attorney General's Office)
Attorney General's Office
6 September 2012 - 15 July 2014
Commons
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security)
Department of Social Security
6 July 1995 - 2 May 1997
Commons

Opposition posts

Shadow Secretary of State
HM Official Opposition
10 May 2005 - 3 July 2007
Commons
Shadow Secretary of State (Justice)
15 June 2004 - 3 July 2007
Commons
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons
Office of the Leader of the House of Commons
1 June 2003 - 1 June 2005
Commons
Shadow Cabinet Minister (Work and Pensions)
Her Majesty's Official Opposition
1 June 2002 - 1 June 2003
Commons
Shadow Spokesperson (Health)
Department of Health
1 June 2001 - 1 June 2002
Commons
Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs)
Home Office
1 June 2000 - 1 June 2001
Commons
Opposition Whip (Commons)
Whips Office (Commons)
1 June 1997 - 1 June 2000
Commons

Committee memberships

Administration Committee
22 June 1998 - 21 February 2000
Commons
Work and Pensions Committee
22 October 2007 - 29 October 2012
Commons
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
26 October 2010 - 15 October 2012
Commons