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Ms Karen Buck MP

Westminster North


Ms Karen Buck MP was born Karen Patricia Buck on 30 August 1958 in Castlederg, Northern Ireland and is the Labour MP for Westminster North.


Currently sitting on the Panel of Chairs (since June 2017), Ms Karen Buck does not chair at this time.

She has in the past sat on Human Rights (Joint Committee) (Oct 2015 to May 2017), Panel of Chairs (Oct 2015 to May 2017), Work and Pensions Committee (Jul 2015 to May 2017), Work and Pensions Committee (Jul 2010 to Nov 2010), London Regional Select Committee (Dec 2009 to May 2010), Children, Schools and Families (Nov 2009 to May 2010), Home Affairs Committee (Jul 2006 to Dec 2009), Work and Pensions Committee (Jul 2001 to Jul 2005), Committee of Selection (Dec 1998 to Nov 2001), Social Security (Jul 1997 to May 2001). She has also chaired in the past London Regional Select Committee (Dec 2009 to May 2010).


In the past, Ms Karen Buck has held the position of Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (2005 to 2006) in government.

She was Shadow Minister (Education) (2011 to 2013), Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (2010 to 2011) in opposition.


Ms Karen Buck has the following specific interests :
Politics - Housing, urban regeneration, health care, welfare, children, child poverty, environment and climate change

You can contact Ms Karen Buck in the following ways:




The Labour Party, 4G Shirland Mews, London, W9 3DY

Phone : 020 8968 7999

Fax : 020 8960 0150

Email : buckk@parliament.uk


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

Phone : 020 7219 3000

Fax : 020 7219 3664

Email : buckk@parliament.uk