Women Speakers, Deputy Speakers and chairs of Committees

In the current Parliament, we have a woman Lord Speaker in the House of Lords, two women Deputy Speakers in the House of Commons and 19 women who chair Select Committees. In addition, six women MPs serve on the Panel of Chairs in the Commons.

Women Chairs of Committees in 2015-16

House of Commons select committees at 31 Dec 2015

House of Lords select committees at 31 Dec 2015

Joint Committees as at 31 Dec 2015



Women Chairs of Committees in 2014-15

House of Commons select committees (at 29 March 2015)

House of Lords Select Committees (at 29 March 2015)

Joint select committees (of both Houses) 2010-15