Members of Parliament

Former MPs

Content provider
NZ First
Dail Jones.

Dail Jones

Information
Date:
8 November 2008

Dail Jones

NZ First

Former Parliamentary Roles

  • National Party Junior Whip 1 February 1979-24 October 1980
  • Deputy Chairman of Committees 8 April 1982-15 June 1984
  • Member, Justice and Electoral Committee 27 August 2002-11 August 2005
  • Member, Regulations Review Committee 27 August 2002-11 August 2005
  • New Zealand First Junior Whip 28 September 2002-11 August 2005
  • Member, Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 11 February 2004-11 August 2005
  • Member, Fisheries and Other Sea-related Legislation Committee 7 April 2004-11 August 2005
  • Member, Education and Science Committee 20 February 2008-3 October 2008
  • Spokesperson, Arts and Culture 2008
  • Spokesperson, Attorney General 2008
  • Spokesperson, Courts 2008
  • Spokesperson, Crown Research Institutes 2008
  • Spokesperson, Education 2008
  • Spokesperson, Education Review Office 2008
  • Spokesperson, Justice 2008
  • Spokesperson, Science and Technology 2008

Personal details

Born 7 July 1944 Karachi, Pakistan.

Education/qualifications

  • St Joseph's and Karachi School Quetta, Baluchistan Pakistan (up to Standard 4)
  • Standard 5 - to 0 Levels GEC (5th form equivalent) at Karachi Grammar School (Karachi, Pakistan)
  • University Entrance (sat and passed) St Paul's College Ponsonby, Auckland
  • University of Auckland 1961 - 1967 Bachelor of Laws Degree completed on a part time basis

Career

  • Full time Magistrate Court at Auckland 1961-1963 (now called District Court)
  • Sheffield & Young Solicitors 1963–1969
  • Clark Malloy & Benson Solicitors 1969–1970
  • Price Maughan & Butterworth, subsequently Butterworth & Jones Solicitors, Auckland, Papatoetoe and North Shore
  • Member for Waitemata 29 November 1975-26 October 1978
  • Member for Helensville 25 November 1978-15 June 1984
  • List member of Parliament 27 July 2002-11 August 2005
  • List member of Parliament 15 February 2008-8 November 2008

Community activities

Party activities

  • National Party member of Parliament 29 November 1975-15 June 1984
  • New Zealand First member of Parliament 27 July 2002-11 August 2005, 15 February 2008-8 November 2008

This is the archived biography page for former member of Parliament, Dail Jones.