Birkir Jón Jónsson

Birkir Jón Jónsson
  • Date of Birth: July 24th, 1979
  • Party: Progressive Party

Parliamentary career

  • Member of Althingi for the Northeast Constituency since 2003.

Present committees

  • Member of the Welfare Committee since 2012.
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly since 2009.

Earlier committees

  • Member of the Economic Affairs and Trade Committee 2011-2012.
  • Member of the Economy and Taxation Committee 2008-2011.
  • Member of the Trade Committee 2007-2009.
  • Member of the Social Affairs and Social Security Committee 2007-2008.
  • Member of the Agriculture Committee 2006-2007.
  • Member of the Industry Committee 2004-2006 (Chairman 2004-2006).
  • Member of the Fisheries Committee 2004-2005 (Vice-Chairman 2004-2005).
  • Member of the Budget Committee 2003-2009 (Chairman 2006-2007).
  • Member of the Social Affairs Committee 2003-2007.
  • Member of the Transport and Communications Committee 2003-2004.
  • Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the West Nordic Council 2008-2009.
  • Member of the Icelandic Delegation to the EFTA and EEA Parliamentary Committees 2003-2005 and 2006-2007 (Vice-Chairman 2003-2005 and 2006-2007).