The Rt Hon. the Lord Selkirk of Douglas
- Life peer
The Rt Hon. the Lord Selkirk of Douglas was born James Alexander Douglas-Hamilton on 31 July 1942 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 29 September 1997. He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for Edinburgh West.
He has in the past sat on Draft Deregulation Bill (Joint Committee)
In the past, Lord Selkirk of Douglas has held the position of Minister of State (Scotland Office) (1995 to 1997), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Scottish Office) (1987 to 1995), Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) (1979 to 1981) in government.
Lord Selkirk of Douglas has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Crime, civil law, justice and rights; Defence; International affairs
UK Areas - Scotland
World Areas - Africa; Asia; Australia; Canada; Mainland Europe; New Zealand; South East Asia; USA