The Lord Bowness CBE DL was born Peter Spencer Bowness on 19 May 1943 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 17 January 1996.
Currently sitting on the
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (formerly Merits Committee) (since June 2014),
Lord Bowness does not chair at this time.
He has in the past sat on EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee (Jun 2015 to May 2016), EU Sub Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy (May 2013 to Mar 2015), EU Sub Committee E - Justice, Institutions and Consumer Protection (May 2012 to May 2013), Human Rights (Joint Committee) (Dec 2008 to May 2012), Intergovernmental Organisations Committee (Nov 2007 to Feb 2008), EU Sub-Committee E - Justice and Institutions (Nov 2006 to May 2012), European Union Committee (Dec 2003 to May 2014), EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy (Nov 2003 to Nov 2006), Human Rights (Joint Committee) (Dec 2002 to Nov 2006), Committee on Chinook ZD 576 (Jul 2001 to Nov 2002), EU Sub-Committee C (Dec 2000 to Nov 2003).
He has also chaired in the past EU Sub Committee E - Justice, Institutions and Consumer Protection (May 2012 to May 2013), EU Sub-Committee E - Justice and Institutions (Jun 2010 to May 2012).
Lord Bowness has the following focus areas :
World Areas -
Europe; Western Balkans; Caucasus
UK Areas -
Policy Interests -
European Union; International Affairs; London; Local Government