Mhairi Black

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Children and Families)

Scottish National Party MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South


Mhairi Black’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Debate on the Address: [1st Day] 14 Oct 2019

    As you were.
  • Debate on the Address: [1st Day] 14 Oct 2019

    Is my right hon. Friend as confused as I am? I listened to the Queen’s Speech and heard the Prime Minister talk about the economic opportunities and how the economy is thriving under this Conservative Government. How, then, can they still somehow not find the money for women born in the 1950s who paid in for their pensions but have not received a penny back? Does my right hon. Friend agree...
  • Prime Minister's Update 25 Sep 2019

    In 2014, as has been pointed out, Scotland voted to remain in the UK, and it did so on the promise that the only way to ensure our EU membership was through voting no to independence. When 2016 came, we had another referendum and Scotland—including my constituency and every other constituency in Scotland—voted to remain in the EU. Since the Prime Minister has brought us towards this...

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Scottish National Party MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Mhairi Black campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Transport
  • Post Office: Redundancy Pay
  • Visas: Ministers of Religion
  • Jobseeker's Allowance: Disqualification
  • Motor Vehicles: Noise
  • Pensions

Currently held offices

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Children and Families) (since 1 Jul 2018)
  • Shadow SNP Deputy Spokesperson (Equalities) (since 1 Jul 2018)
  • Shadow SNP Deputy Spokesperson (Disabilities) (since 1 Jul 2018)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Pensions) (since 20 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Youth affairs) (since 20 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
From 3 October 2015, weekly newspaper column for The National, Newsquest Media (Herald & Times) Ltd, 200 Renfield St, Glasgow G2 3QB, for which I receive £150 per week until further notice. Hours: approx. 3 hrs per week. Payments are made direct to charity. First payment of £900 received on 1 December 2015. (Registered 18 December 2015; updated 5 January 2016)

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