Luis Fajardo
Person - Fajardo Spínola, Luis (1946-)

Fajardo Spínola, Luis (1946-)

Identification

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Person

Preferred form:

Fajardo Spínola, Luis (1946-)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Arrecife (Lanzarote, Las Palmas, España)  1946 - existente actualmente

History:

Spanish politician, jurist and professor. He was born in Arrecife (Lanzarote). Since 2002 he is the president of the Canary Islands Consultative Council. Doctor in Law from the University of La Laguna, professor of administrative law at the same university, during the democratic transition was one of the not exiled leaders of the Partido Socialista Obrero Español (PSOE/Spanish Socialist People's Party), both in the Canary Islands and throughout Spain. In the XXVII Congress of the PSOE, held in 1976, he was elected executive secretary of Política Municipal de la Comisión Ejecutiva Federal (Municipal Policy of the Federal Executive Committee), a position he held until 1984. On the institutional level, he was elected representative to the Congress on five consecutive occasions (first elections of 1977, 1979, 1982, 1986 and 1989), time during which he was a member of the Permanent Committee of the Chamber, president of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and of the Public Service Commission, and member of the Constitutional Commission at the time of drafting the Constitution of 1978. He was a member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, where he chaired the Environment Committee and the assembly of Canarian parliamentarians that wrote the draft of the Statute of Autonomy for the islands. In the 1995 elections to the Parliament of the Canary Islands, he won a seat as deputy for Lanzarote, renewing it in 1999. He left the seat in 2002, when the Canarian Parliament elected him as one of the four members of the Canary Islands Consultative Council, which corresponded to the chamber. Since then, he heads this entity.

Cortes Constituyentes, 1977-1979

Date of the event: 1977-07-13 - 1979-01-02

 

Occupations

Activity:

Politicians

(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Legislators between 1977 and 1993

Profession (carried on by):

Lawyers

Profession (carried on by):

College teachers

Places

Canarias (España) between 1977 and 1983 Obs.:  Diputado en el Congreso

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Arrecife (Lanzarote, Las Palmas, España) in 1946

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

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