Seigo Kitamura

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Seigo Kitamura
北村 誠吾
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Minister of State (for Regulatory Reform)
Assumed office
September 11, 2019 (2019-09-11) - present
Minister of State (for Promotion of Overcoming Population Decline and Vitalizing Local Economy in Japan)
Assumed office
September 11, 2019 (2019-09-11) - present
Member of theHouse of Representatives
Assumed office
June 25, 2000 (2000-06-25) -present
Personal details
Born(1947-01-29)January 29, 1947
Ojika, Nagasaki, Japan
Alma materWaseda University

Seigo Kitamura (北村 誠吾, Kitamura Seigo, born January 29, 1947) is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature). A native of Ojika, Nagasaki and graduate of Waseda University, he ran unsuccessfully for the assembly of Nagasaki Prefecture in 1982 but became the assembly of Sasebo, Nagasaki in the following year. In 1986 he ran unsuccessfully for the House of Representatives as an independent. After having served in the assembly of Nagasaki Prefecture for four terms since 1987, he was elected to the House of Representatives for the first time in 2000 as an independent. He later joined the LDP.

He serving as the Minisiter of State from 11 September 2019.

References[edit]

  • 政治家情報 〜北村 誠吾〜. ザ・選挙 (in Japanese). JANJAN. Archived from the original on 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2007-10-20. External link in |work= (help)

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House of Representatives of Japan
Preceded by
Akinori Eto
Chair, Lower House Committee on Security
2014–2016
Succeeded by
Akira Sato
House of Councillors
Preceded by
Koichi Yamamoto
Chair, Upper House Special Committee on Okinawa and Northern Problems
2010–2011
Succeeded by
Teru Fukui
Political offices
Preceded by
Akinori Eto
State Minister of Defense
2008–2009
Succeeded by
Kazuya Shimba