Rt Hon Sir Simon Burns

General Election: since 03 May 2017

Rt Hon Sir Simon Burns

Constituency

  • Chelmsford 2015 - 2017
  • Chelmsford 2010 - 2015
  • West Chelmsford 2005 - 2010
  • West Chelmsford 2001 - 2005
  • West Chelmsford 1997 - 2001
  • Chelmsford 1992 - 1997
  • Chelmsford 1987 - 1992

Party

  • Conservative 2015 - 2017
  • Conservative 1987 - 2015

Member of Parliament

  • 11 June 1987 - 03 May 2017

Electoral history

Constituency Date
Member for Chelmsford May 2015 - May 2017
Member for Chelmsford May 2010 - Mar 2015
Member for West Chelmsford May 1997 - May 2010
Member for Chelmsford Jun 1987 - May 1997
Contested for Alyn and Deeside Jun 1983

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Minister of State (Department for Transport) (Rail and Aviation) Sep 2012 - Oct 2013
Minister of State (Department of Health) (Health Services) May 2010 - Sep 2012
Opposition Whip (Commons) Dec 2005 - May 2010
Shadow Spokesperson (Health) Jan 2001 - Dec 2005
Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) Jan 1998 - Jan 1999
Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Innovation and Skills) Jan 1997 - Jan 1998
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health) Jul 1996 - May 1997
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) Jul 1995 - Jul 1996
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) Jul 1994 - Jul 1995

Select committees

Committee House Date
Administration Committee Nov 2006 - Mar 2009
Armed Forces Bill Committee Dec 2005 - May 2006
Public Accounts Committee Nov 2000 - May 2001
Health Committee Jul 1999 - Jul 2005