Lord Bates

Lord Bates

Full title

The Lord Bates

Name

Michael Bates

Party/group

Conservative

Joined the Lords

30 June 2008

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 6528
batesm@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) 2014-
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) 2013-14
Lords Spokesperson (Department for Work and Pensions) 2013-14
Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) 2009-10
Deputy Chair, Conservative Party 2007-10
Paymaster General (HM Treasury) 1996-97
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 1995-96
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 1994-95
Committee House Date
Olympic and Paralympic Legacy Committee Lords 2013-13
Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill Special Public Bill Committee Lords 2013-13
Leader's Group on Working Practices Lords 2010-11
Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 1994-94
Health Committee Commons 1993-94
Social Security Commons 1992-92
Constituency Date
Langbaurgh 1992-97

Member's focus

Policy
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Education
European Union
International affairs
UK
North-East England
World
China
Europe
USA

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • In receipt of ministerial salary as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Home Office