Refreshment Committee - membership

Following the dissolution of Parliament on 30 March 2015, all committees have ceased to exist until the House of Lords appoints them following the Election on 7 May 2015.

There are currently no chairs or members of committees. The chair and members of the committee during session 2014-15 were:

Member Affiliation
Lord Sewel (Chairman) Non-affiliated
Lord Colwyn Conservative
Lord Curry of Kirkharle Crossbench
Baroness Doocey Liberal Democrat
Baroness Gould of Potternewton Labour
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington Conservative
Lord Kennedy of Southwark Labour
Lord Mawson Crossbench
Lord Newby Liberal Democrat
Lord Palmer of Childs Hill Liberal Democrat
Lord Pendry Labour
Baroness Wall of New Barnet Labour

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.