Martin Docherty

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Industries of the Future and Blockchain Technologies)

Scottish National Party MP for West Dunbartonshire


Martin Docherty’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019

Recent appearances

  • Leaving the Eu: Business of the House 12 Jun 2019

    The hon. Member for Wallasey (Ms Eagle) asked my hon. Friend a question about Prorogation. The last two times it has been used constitutionally—for instance, in the Commonwealth nation of Canada—has been to hide the utter incompetence of the elected Government who were about to lose office. Can my hon. Friend remind the House again that what the motion proposes is a constitutional norm of...
  • Free TV Licences: over-75S 11 Jun 2019

    I always believe that there are three sides to the truth. There is the truth of the BBC, which I have much sympathy with; the Government’s truth of not fulfilling a manifesto commitment; and the truth of the 7,066 pensioners over 75 in my own constituency. There is also the truth of Josephine, who phoned GMTV yesterday morning to say that “it means an awful lot to me, because that would...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Facial Recognition Technology 10 Jun 2019

    What was not known during the Huawei furore was that it was a leading pioneer of facial recognition technology distinguishing between Han and Uighur citizens within the Chinese republic. Are the Government seeking to use this technology as a solution on the British border on the isle of Ireland?

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Scottish National Party MP for West Dunbartonshire

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

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Topics of interest

Martin Docherty campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Transport
  • HM Treasury
  • Unmanned Air Vehicles
  • Wind Power
  • Jobcentres: Dumbartonshire
  • Tornado Aircraft: Accidents
  • Social Security Benefits: Cryptocurrencies

Currently held offices

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Industries of the Future and Blockchain Technologies) (since 1 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee (since 12 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Defence Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Industries for the future) (20 Jun 2017 to 1 Jul 2018)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Voluntary Sector) (1 Sep 2016 to 20 Jun 2017)

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Last updated: 3 Jun 2019.


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