Stuart McDonald

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Attorney General)

Scottish National Party MP for Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East

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Stuart McDonald’s voting in Parliament

Stuart McDonald is a Scottish National Party MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.

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Stuart McDonald has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme 17 Sep 2020

    The Minister will have heard a couple of folk refer to analysis that shows that by extending the scheme for eight months, debt as a percentage of GDP will fall rather than rise because of the positive impact that it would have on growth and total GDP.
  • Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme 17 Sep 2020

    I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for North Ayrshire and Arran (Patricia Gibson) on securing the debate, and on her robust and eloquent speech. Like her, I want to again give a warm welcome to the job retention scheme, which has indeed operated like a lifeboat for many of my constituents and for people across the United Kingdom. I think that welcome is pretty much unanimous, but what...
  • Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme 17 Sep 2020

    I said specifically that the scheme would not continue for ever and it cannot continue for ever, but that should be based on an analysis of the economy, where we are at and the number of jobs available. Conservative Members keep telling us that people should be looking to move into employment, but any analysis by any major think-tank says that those job opportunities are just not there at the...

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Scottish National Party MP for Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East

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

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Topics of interest

Stuart McDonald campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Treasury
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Asylum: Housing
  • Asylum
  • Revenue and Customs: Cumbernauld
  • Undocumented Migrants: Private Rented Housing
  • Immigration

Currently held offices

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Attorney General) (since 7 Jan 2020)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Immigration, Asylum and Border Control) (since 20 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Draft Investigatory Powers Bill (Joint Committee) (5 Nov 2015 to 11 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Home Affairs 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: 14 Sep 2020.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in East Dunbartonshire: (i). (Registered 21 May 2015)

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