Executive Committee Member

HAMILTON, Geert Jan A. Mr

Acting President of the ASGP and Clerk of the Senate of the States General

Member since Spring 2007.

Member of the ASGP Executive Committee since October 2011

Vice President of the ASGP since October 2014

Acting President of the ASGP since May 2017

Mr. Geert Jan Hamilton was born on 14 April, 1952. He read law at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam

From 1975 to 1980 he worked as a fellow and a policy advisor at Leyden University. From 1980 until 1999 he was Legal Council to the Association of Health Insurers in the Netherlands. From 1993 to 1999 he was President of the Association Internationale de la Mutualité (AIM), the international organisation of Social Health Insurers.

From 1999 to 2006 he was Director of Legislation and Legal Affairs at the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports of the Netherlands. He was closely involved in the reform of the health insurance system in the Netherlands which was implemented per 1 January, 2006.

On 4 July, 2006 he was appointed Clerk (Griffier) of the ‘Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal’, the Senate of the Netherlands. He took office on 1 September, 2006.

 

 

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Phone: (31) 70 312 92 45
Website: www.eerstekamer.nl

Documents

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Message from Mr Geert Jan Hamilton, Vice President of the ASGP Download
Contribution by Geert Jan HAMILTON, Clerk of the Senate of the States General of the Netherlands, to the General Debate on “Methods for ensuring parliamentary oversight over the quality of legislation” Download
Communication by Mr. Geert Jan HAMILTON, Clerk of the Senate of the States General of the Netherlands, on “Taking pride in Parliament: reflections after the 200th anniversary of the Parliament of the Netherlands“ Download
Contribution by Mr. Geert Jan HAMILTON, Secretary General of the Senate of the Netherlands, to the General Debate on “The prevention of conflicts of interest in Parliament” Download
Communication by Mr Geert A. Jan HAMILTON, Clerk of the Senate of the States General of the Netherlands on "Powers and competences of government parties and opposition parties in a multi-party parliament" Download
Communication by Mr. Geert HAMILTON, Secretary General of the States General of the Netherlands: "e Dutch Senate: a paperless Parliament" Download
Communication by Mr. Geert Jan A. HAMILTON, Clerk of the Senate of the States General of the Netherlands: “Parliamentary diplomacy: diplomacy with a democratic mandate” Download
Annex to the communication by Mr Geert Jan A. HAMILTON, Clerk of the Senate of the States General of the Netherlands: “Parliamentary diplomacy: diplomacy with a democratic mandate” Download
Communication by Mrs. Jacqueline BIESHEUVEL-VERMEIJDEN and Mr. Geert Jan A. HAMILTON, Clerks of the House and Senate of the States General of the Netherlands: “The King in Parliament” Download
Communication by Mr. Geert Jan A. HAMILTON, Clerk of the Senate of the States General of the Netherlands : “The role of national Parliaments in the European Union” Download
Contribution by Mr. Geert Jan A. HAMILTON, Clerk of the Senate of the States General of the Netherlands, to the general debate on "Standards of conduct for Members of Parliament and parliamentary staff" Download

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