Margaret Ferrier

MP, Rutherglen and Hamilton West

Rutherglen and Hamilton West Scottish National Party

Margaret Ferrier’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Badger Culling — [Mr Gary Streeter in the Chair] 27 Mar 2017

    I join my hon. Friend in commending the work done in Scotland to ensure that we have been certified free of the disease for the last eight years. Does he share my concerns about the repercussions for TB control, particularly among cattle, of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU?
  • Magnox: Early Contract Terminations 27 Mar 2017

    I thank the Secretary of State for his response and the shadow Secretary of State for securing this urgent question. This debacle shows that the UK Government cannot even manage their current nuclear project, which comes at great cost to the taxpayer, leaving their case for a nuclear-energy future more threadbare than ever. When we take into account the bizarre and illogical decision to leave...
  • UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination — [Mr Gary Streeter in the Chair] 21 Mar 2017

    On that point, in a 2016 ruling the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination asked the UK Government to facilitate the Chagossians’ return to their islands home and also to properly compensate them. Does my hon. Friend agree that the Government must respect the rights of the Chagossian people? The Government must uphold international law and take proper action to allow...

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Scottish National Party MP for Rutherglen and Hamilton West

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

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Topics of interest

Margaret Ferrier campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Scotland Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Jobcentres: Glasgow
  • Food Banks: Scotland
  • Trident Missiles: Testing
  • Saudi Arabia: Capital Punishment
  • Yemen: Cluster Munitions

Currently held offices

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Scotland Office) (since 20 May 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
Address of donor: 33A Islington Park St, London N1 1QB

Estimate of probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, accommodation, food and other transport valued at £1,390

Destination of visit: West Bank and Israel

Dates of visit: 13-17 February 2017

Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.

(Registered 27 February 2017)

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