Communications Committee - membership

The Members of the Committee were appointed on 12 June 2014. The Committee ceased to exist upon the Dissolution of Parliament on 30 March 2015, and will not be reappointed until early in the new session of Parliament.

Member Affiliation
Lord Best (Chairman) Crossbench
Baroness Bakewell Labour
Lord Clement-Jones Liberal Democrat
Baroness Deech Crossbench
Lord Dubs Labour
Baroness Fookes Conservative
Baroness Hanham Conservative
Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill Labour
Lord Horam Conservative
Bishop of Norwich Bishops
Lord Razzall Liberal Democrat
Baroness Scotland of Asthal Labour
Lord Sherbourne of Didsbury Conservative

Related information

Register of Lords' Interests

Committee members are required to register any financial and non-financial interests that a reasonable member of the public might think would influence their actions in Parliament.

How does the Register of Lords' Interests work?

The Code of Conduct for Members of the House of Lords was agreed on 30 November 2009; certain amendments were agreed on 30 March 2010 and 12 June 2014. An updated guide to the code was agreed on 12 June 2014.