The Lord Dubs was born Alfred Dubs on 05 December 1932 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 27 September 1994.
He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for Battersea and Battersea South.
Currently sitting on the
EU External Affairs Sub-Committee (since June 2015),
Lord Dubs does not chair at this time.
He has in the past sat on Communications Committee (May 2012 to Mar 2015), Procedure Committee (Lords) (Dec 2008 to Nov 2009), Human Rights (Joint Committee) (Nov 2007 to May 2012), Committee on Regulators (Nov 2006 to Oct 2007), Procedure Committee (Lords) (Dec 2004 to Oct 2007), EU Sub-Committee F - Home Affairs (Nov 2003 to Nov 2006), European Union Committee (Nov 2002 to Nov 2006), EU Sub-Committee F (Nov 2002 to Nov 2003), EU Sub-Committee D (Jun 2001 to Nov 2002), Selection, Committee of (Lords) (Jun 2001 to Nov 2004), EU Sub-Committee F (Oct 1996 to Apr 1997), Relations between Central and Local Government, Committee on (Nov 1995 to Jul 1996), European Union Committee (Nov 1995 to Apr 1997), EU Sub-Committee C (Nov 1995 to Oct 1996), Home Affairs: Sub-Committee on Race Relations & Immigration (Nov 1981 to Jun 1983), Home Affairs Committee (Jan 1981 to Jun 1983).
In the past, Lord Dubs has held the position of
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office) (Environment and Agriculture) (1997 to 1999) in government.
He was Chair of Labour Peers.