Women Chairs of Select Committees

Information about women chairs of committees in the 2019 Parliament will be added here once select committees have been set up again in both Houses.

At the close of the 2017-19 Parliament, 17 select committees across both Houses were chaired by women. In the Commons, two of the three Deputy Speakers were women and a further seven women served on the Panel of Chairs.

Women Chairs of Select Committees in the 2017-19 Parliament

House of Commons - chairs at 6 Nov 2019

House of Lords - chairs at 6 Nov 2019

Joint Committees (of both Houses) - chairs at 6 Nov 2019


 

 

Women Chairs of Select Committees in the 2015-17 Parliament

House of Commons - chairs at 27 April 2017

House of Lords - chairs at 27 April 2017

Joint Committees (of both Houses) - chairs at 27 April 2017


Women Chairs of Select Committees in the 2010-15 Parliament

House of Commons - chairs at 29 March 2015

House of Lords - chairs at 29 March 2015

Joint select committees (of both Houses) 2010-15