Lisa Cameron

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Mental Health)

Scottish National Party MP for East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow

@DrLisaCameronMP https://facebook.com/lisacameronsnp

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Lisa Cameron’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Prime Minister: Engagements 21 Jul 2021

    As chair of the all-party parliamentary group for disability, I hosted a Disability Confident workshop for Members of Parliament, and I am delighted that we are now approaching 25% of cross- party MPs being accredited as disability confident employers. Will the Prime Minister become a disability confident employer himself, encourage colleagues to do so, and put his support behind improved...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Miscarriage 19 Jul 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether the Government plans to ensure that dedicated maternity wards in the NHS are available for mothers who have experienced a miscarriage.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Chronic Illnesses: Coronavirus 15 Jul 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will make an assessment of the implications for his policies of the findings and recommendations of the paper entitled, Moving forward stronger: Addressing deterioration in people with long-term conditions during the pandemic, by the Alzheimer’s Society et al, published in June 2021.

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Scottish National Party MP for East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow

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

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Topics of interest

Lisa Cameron campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Treasury
  • Revenue and Customs: East Kilbride
  • Employment: Disability
  • Mental Health Services: Children and Young People
  • Work Capability Assessment
  • Genito-urinary Medicine

Currently held offices

  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (since 4 Mar 2020)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Mental Health) (since 20 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 14 Jan 2019)
  • Member, Commons Reference Group on Representation and Inclusion Committee (19 Jul 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (28 Jun 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, International Development Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Climate Justice) (20 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Jul 2021.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for surveys:
21 April 2020, payment of £50. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 22 September 2020)
9 July 2020, payment of £70. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 22 September 2020)
31 July 2020, payment of £100. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 22 September 2020)
11 September 2020, payment of £100. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 22 September 2020)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: CARE
Address of donor: 53 Romney Street, London SW1P 3RF

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: I receive the services of a voluntary intern for four days a week in my parliamentary office. The intern is voluntary, except for a monthly bursary as a member of the CARE Educational Leadership Programme, amounting to £6,600 in total

Date received: 28 September 2020 to 22 July 2021

Date accepted: 28 September 2020

Donor status: other

(Registered 05 November 2020)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
One residential property in South Lanarkshire: (i), and from 28 November 2019, (ii). (Registered 05 June 2015; updated 14 February 2019 and 28 February 2020)
One residential property in Edinburgh: (i). (Registered 05 June 2015; updated 14 February 2019)
Four residential apartments in South Lanarkshire: (i) and (ii). (Registered 05 June 2015; updated 14 February 2019)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Psychological Services Scotland Ltd, psychology assessment. (Registered 05 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
From 24 February 2016, unremunerated director of UK Japan 21C Group. (Registered 28 April 2016)
From 19 September 2017, a trustee/director of the Industry and Parliament Trust. (Registered 19 September 2017)
From 27 August 2019, a member of the Advisory Board of the Money and Mental Health Policy Institute at King's College, London. This role is unremunerated, but the Institute will meet any associated expenses. (Registered 27 August 2019)
From 19 October 2020, Trustee of the Mary Cameron Foundation that works to support projects, groups and charities across Lanarkshire. (Registered 03 December 2020)
From 6 December 2020, Advisory Board member for the World Health Organisation Rapid Assistive Technology Assessment (rATA) designed to gather information about the met and unmet needs for assistive technology. This role is unremunerated. (Registered 07 December 2020)
From 15 January 2021, a member of the Trust Jack Foundation Advisory Board, a charity supporting young people’s mental health based in Stonehouse, South Lanarkshire. This role is unremunerated. (Registered 18 January 2021)
From 14 January 2021 until further notice, un-remunerated member of the Advisory Board of the Freedom Declared Foundation, a charity which works internationally to promote freedom of religious belief. (Registered 11 February 2021)

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