Áslaug Arna Sigurbjörnsdóttir

Áslaug Arna Sigurbjörnsdóttir

Parliamentary career

  • Member of Althingi for the Reykjavík North Constituency 2016–2021 and the Reykjavík North Constituency since 2021 (Independence Party).

Party group

  • Deputy Chair of the Independence Party's parliamentary group 2017–2019.

Earlier committees

  • Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2017–2019 (Chair 2017–2019).
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) 2017–2019 (Chair 2017–2019).
  • Member of the Judicial Affairs and Education Committee 2017 (Chair 2017).
  • Member of the Economic Affairs and Trade Committee 2017.
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly 2017 (Chair 2017)
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) 2017.
  • Member of the EU-Iceland joint Parliamentary Committee 2018–2019 (Chair 2018–2019).

Ministerial career

  • Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation since 2021.
  • Minister of Justice 2019–2021.