The Rt Hon. the Baroness Jay of Paddington was born Margaret Jay on 18 November 1939 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 29 July 1992.
Currently sitting on the
Political Polling and Digital Media (since June 2017),
Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (Lords) (since May 2016),
Baroness Jay of Paddington does not chair at this time.
She has in the past sat on Communications Committee (Jun 2015 to May 2016), Extradition Law (Jun 2014 to Feb 2015), Constitution Committee (Nov 2009 to May 2014), Committee on the Assisted Dying for the terminally ill Bill (Nov 2004 to Apr 2005), Finance and Staff Sub Committee (Dec 1998 to May 2001), Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (Lords) (Dec 1998 to Nov 2002), Selection, Committee of (Lords) (Nov 1998 to Feb 2001), Liaison Committee (Lords) (Oct 1998 to May 2001), Procedure Committee (Lords) (Jun 1997 to May 2001), House of Lords Offices Committee (Jun 1997 to May 2001), Medical Ethics Select Committee (Nov 1993 to Jan 1994).
She has also chaired in the past Constitution Committee (Jun 2010 to May 2014).