People of the Senedd
John Griffiths MS
Senedd Constituency Member
Welsh Labour Group
My Senedd Activities
What is the Welsh Government’s latest assessment of economic and social inequality in Wales?
Tabled on 15/09/2021
What is the Welsh Government doing to ensure constitutional arrangements reflect the new political architecture of the UK?
Tabled on 15/09/2021
Will the First Minister provide an update on the implementation of the Burns Commission report?
Tabled on 09/09/2021
Which policies will the Welsh Government follow to address entrenched poverty levels in Wales?
Tabled on 08/07/2021
What steps will the Minister take to minimise lost school time during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Tabled on 07/07/2021
To propose that the Senedd: 1. Notes the significant role played by small businesses in sustaining local economies throughout the coronavirus pandemic by adapting to unprecedented circu...
For debate on 24/06/2021
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Detailed information: John Griffiths MS
Born in Newport, John Griffiths is a law graduate and has a diploma in psychology from the University of Wales, Cardiff.
John worked as a lecturer in further and higher education before becoming a solicitor, prior to his first election to the National Assembly for Wales in 1999.
John has served as a Gwent County and Newport Borough councillor. His political interests include economic development, social inclusion, education, Europe, sport and sub Saharan Africa.
John has previously served as Minister for Culture and Sport; Minister for Natural Resources; and Minister for the Environment and Sustainability in the Welsh Government, and before that he served as Counsel General; Deputy Minister for Education; Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services, and Deputy Economic Development Minister.
Register of Interests
Register of Interests – Fifth Senedd (PDF, 3.25MB)
Register of Interests – Fourth Assembly (PDF, 850kb)
Register of Interests – Third Assembly (PDF, 490kb)
Register of Interests – Second Assembly (PDF, 361kb)
Register of Interests – First Assembly (PDF, 268kb)
Terms of office
- 07/05/1999 - 30/04/2003
- 02/05/2003 - 02/05/2007
- 04/05/2007 - 31/03/2011
- 06/05/2011 - 05/04/2016
- 06/05/2016 - 28/04/2021
- 08/05/2021 -
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Cross Party Membership
- Senedd Election (Constituency) 2021, 06/05/2021
- National Assembly for Wales Elections (Constituency) 2016, 06/05/2016
- National Assembly for Wales Elections (Constituency) 2011, 05/05/2011
- National Assembly for Wales Elections (Constituency) 2007, 03/05/2007
- National Assembly for Wales Elections (Constituency) 1999, 06/05/1999