Kirsty Blackman

SNP Deputy Leader

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Aberdeen North Scottish National Party

Kirsty Blackman’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Erasmus Plus Programme 21 Jun 2018

    I very much thank the hon. Member for Brighton, Kemptown (Lloyd Russell-Moyle) for securing this debate and the Backbench Business Committee for granting it. It is a very useful and timely debate for us to have. It has obviously created a lot of interest. I have been contacted by the National Union of Students, the British Council and Universities Scotland, which are all lobbying for the...
  • Erasmus Plus Programme 21 Jun 2018

    I thank the hon. Gentleman for that intervention, and I will come on to talk about those wider benefits. I will talk particularly about Aberdeen, but also the wider Scottish context. In 2015, 2,098 students from Scottish higher education institutions travelled abroad—a huge number of students had that opportunity. Around 200 students a year from Aberdeen University get involved in the...
  • Erasmus Plus Programme 21 Jun 2018

    I absolutely agree. Earlier we heard the statistics for students who are unemployed, and how low those numbers are for students who have studied abroad when compared with those who have not. That is incredibly important. We need to make sure that we increase our links with the rest of the world, not decrease them. When our brightest and best students take part in the life of universities...

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Scottish National Party MP for Aberdeen North

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

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Topics of interest

Kirsty Blackman campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • HM Treasury
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Leader of the House
  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Devolution: England
  • Scotland Office: Publications
  • Tribunals: Scotland
  • Armed Forces: Allowances
  • Social Security Benefits: Aberdeen

Currently held offices

  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (since 31 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (since 12 Sep 2017)
  • SNP Deputy Leader (since 20 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Economy) (since 20 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 5 Sep 2016)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (House of Lords) (20 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Jun 2018.

8. Miscellaneous
From 5 September 2017, non-executive director (unpaid) of New City Agenda; a not-for-profit think tank aiming to develop ideas and research on financial services policy. (Registered 11 September 2017)

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