Oddný G. Harðardóttir

Oddný G. Harðardóttir
  • Date of Birth: April 9th, 1957
  • Party: The Social Democratic Alliance

Parliamentary career

  • Member of Althingi for the South Constituency since 2009.

Party group

  • Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Social Democratic Alliance since 2017.
  • Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Social Democratic Alliance 2016, 2012-2013 and 2011-2012.
  • Deputy Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Social Democratic Alliance 2013-2015.

Present committees

  • Member of the Economic Affairs and Trade Committee since 2017.
  • Deputy Chairman of the Icelandic Delegation to the Nordic Council since 2017.

Earlier committees

  • Member of the Budget Committee 2013-2017 (1st Deputy Chairman 2016-2017), (2nd Deputy Chairman 2013-2016 and 2009-2011), (Chairman 2010-2011).
  • Observer in the Foreign Affairs Committee 2017.
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the Nordic Council 2017.
  • Member of the EU-Iceland joint Parliamentary Committee 2017.
  • Member of the Credentials Committee 2016-2017.
  • Member of the Welfare Committee 2013.
  • Member of the Judicial Affairs and Education Committee 2011-2012.
  • Member of the Education Committee 2009-2011 (Chairman 2009-2010).
  • Member of the Transport and Communications Committee 2009-2010.
  • Member of the Special Committee on the Standing Orders of Althingi 2011-2012.
  • Member of the Parliamentary Review Committee on the SIC report 2009-2010.
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the West Nordic Council 2013-2016.
  • Member of The Icelandic delegation to the Inter-Parliamentary Union, IPU 2011-2012 (Deputy-Chairman 2011-2012).

Ministerial career

  • Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs 2012.
  • Minister of Finance 2011-2012.

Political party career

  • Chairman of the Social Democratic Alliance 2016.