The Baroness Andrews OBE
- Life peer
The Baroness Andrews OBE was born Elizabeth Andrews on 16 May 1943 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 09 May 2000.
Currently sitting on the Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since July 2015), Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (formerly Merits Committee) (since June 2014), Baroness Andrews does not chair at this time.
She has in the past sat on Built Environment Committee
Baroness Andrews is currently Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lords), a parliamentary position she has held since February 2012.
In the past, Baroness Andrews has held the position of Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Communities and Local Government) (2006 to 2009), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister) (2005 to 2006), Baroness in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) (2002 to 2005) in government.
She is currently Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lords)
Baroness Andrews has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Culture, media and sport; Education; Health services and medicine; Housing and planning; Parliament, government and politics;