Foreign Affairs Committee Committee membership agreed
2 March 2020
The Foreign Affairs Committee membership for the 2019 Parliament has been agreed by the House.
The Chair and Members of the Committee are:
- Tom Tugendhat (Chair) (Conservative)
- Chris Bryant (Labour)
- Chris Elmore (Labour)
- Alicia Kearns (Conservative)
- Stewart Malcolm McDonald (Scottish National Party)
- Ian Murray (Labour)
- Andrew Rosindell (Conservative)
- Bob Seely (Conservative)
- Henry Smith (Conservative)
- Royston Smith (Conservative)
- Graham Stringer (Labour)
Election of chairs and members
Committee chairs were elected by a secret ballot of all MPs in January 2020. The members of committees are then selected by their parties through an internal ballot, for agreement by the House.
The allocation of chairs and the membership of select committees broadly reflects the balance of political parties in the House.
- House of Commons: Election of Select Committee Chairs
- About Parliament: Select committees
- Visiting Parliament: Watch committees
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