Douglas Chapman

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Small Business, Enterprise and Innovation)

Scottish National Party MP for Dunfermline and West Fife


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Douglas Chapman’s voting in Parliament

Douglas Chapman 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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Douglas Chapman has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Scotland: Ferry Services: Scotland to Europe 8 Sep 2021

    What recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the potential merits of creating direct ferry services from Scotland to mainland Europe.
  • Scotland: Ferry Services: Scotland to Europe 8 Sep 2021

    I endorse the comments of the Secretary of State on the Olympic and Paralympic teams, and the tartan army result last night; I am absolutely delighted with second place in the group at the moment, but let us go on to be first and get qualification. The Secretary of State will be aware of recent dismal export figures in the wake of Brexit, the need to reduce lorry miles to help us get to net...
  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: Maladministration 22 Jul 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 17 June 2021 to Question 15239, whether her Department is on schedule to automate the process of proactively correcting universal credit payments at risk of being reduced when coinciding with the claimant receiving multiple wages during one assessment period by mid-summer 2021.

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Scottish National Party MP for Dunfermline and West Fife

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

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Topics of interest

Douglas Chapman campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Treasury
  • Joint Strike Fighter Aircraft
  • Children: Maintenance
  • Dover House
  • European Fighter Aircraft
  • Aircraft Carriers

Currently held offices

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Small Business, Enterprise and Innovation) (since 7 Jan 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (9 Jul 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (9 Jul 2018 to 18 Mar 2020)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Defence Procurement & Nuclear Disarmament) (1 Jul 2018 to 7 Jan 2020)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (6 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (30 Oct 2017 to 9 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Committee of Privileges (26 Oct 2017 to 14 Jan 2019)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (26 Oct 2017 to 14 Jan 2019)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Defence Procurement) (20 Jun 2017 to 1 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee (8 Sep 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Defence Committee (6 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: 4 Oct 2021.


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