Rt Hon David Heath

Retired: 30 March 2015
Rt Hon David Heath

Constituency

  • Somerton and Frome 2010 - 2015
  • Somerton & Frome 2005 - 2010
  • Somerton & Frome 2001 - 2005
  • Somerton & Frome 1997 - 2001

Party

  • Liberal Democrat 1997 - 2015

Member of Parliament

  • 01 May 1997 - 30 March 2015

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Somerton and Frome 2010-15
Member for Somerton & Frome 1997-10
Contested Somerton & Frome General Election 1992

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Minister of State (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 2012-13
Parliamentary Secretary and Deputy Leader of the House of Commons 2010-12
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 2009-10
Shadow Secretary of State 2007-08
Shadow Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) 2005-07
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 2005-07
Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) 2002-05
Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) 2001-02
Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) 2001-03
Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 1999-01
Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 1997-99

Select committees

Post House Date
House of Commons Governance Committee Commons 2014-15
Science and Technology Committee (Commons) Commons 2013-15
Justice Committee Commons 2008-10
Modernisation of the House of Commons Commons 2005-06
Standards and Privileges Commons 2001-05
Science and Technology Committee (Commons) Commons 2001-03
Foreign Affairs: Entry Clearance Sub-Committee Commons 1998-98
Foreign Affairs Committee Commons 1997-99