Lord Roper

Lord Roper

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Roper


John Roper


Liberal Democrat

Joined the Lords

12 May 2000

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 8663


UK Parliament

Post Date
Principal Deputy Chairman of Committees 2010-12
Committee House Date
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2013-
Administration and Works Committee (L) Lords 2012-
EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy Lords 2006-08
Economic Affairs Committee (L) Lords 2005-06
European Union Committee (L) (Chairman) Lords 2008-12
European Union Committee (L) Lords 2005-12
EU Sub-Committee B - Internal Market Lords 2005-06
Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (L) Lords 2003-05
Draft Civil Contingencies Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2003-03
Accommodation Steering Group Lords 2002-05
Liaison Committee (L) Lords 2001-02
House of Lords Offices Committee Lords 2001-02
Administration and Works Committee (L) Lords 2001-05
Selection, Committee of (L) Lords 2001-05
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2000-05
EU Sub-Committee C Lords 2000-01
Procedure Committee Commons 1980-83
Expenditure: Defence & External Affairs Commons 1978-79
Expenditure Commons 1978-79
European Legislation Sub-Committee II (Chair) Commons 1978-79
European Legislation Sub-Committee II Commons 1978-79
European Legislation Sub-Committee I Commons 1978-79
European Legislation Sifting Sub-Committee Commons 1978-79
European Legislation Commons 1978-83
Constituency Date
Farnworth 1970-83

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Visiting Professor College of Europe, Bruges 1996-00
Director WEU Institute for Security Studies, Paris 1990-95
Editor “International Affairs” Royal Institute of International Affairs 1983-90
Lecturer University of Manchester 1962-70

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Member International Commission on the Balkans 1995-96
Chairman Council on Christian Approaches to Defence & Disarmament 1983-89

Member's focus

European Union
International affairs
Parliament, government and politics.
South Pacific
United States.

Register of Interests

  • Nil

    • No registrable interests