The Lord Cormack
- Life peer
The Lord Cormack was born Patrick Cormack on 18 May 1939 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 18 December 2010. He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for South Staffordshire, South West Staffordshire and Cannock.
Currently sitting on the Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (since July 2015), Lord Cormack does not chair at this time.
He has in the past sat on EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee
He was Shadow Minister (Constitutional Affairs) (1997 to 2000), Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons (1997 to 2000) in opposition.
Lord Cormack has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Culture, media and sport; Education; Energy and environment; International affairs; Parliament, government and politics; Citizenship education; Craft apprenticeships;
World Areas - Balkans; Baltic States; Finland; Middle East; Russia
UK Areas - East Midlands (esp Lincolnshire); Scotland; West Midlands (esp Staffordshire)