Kirsty Blackman

SNP Deputy Leader

Scottish National Party MP for Aberdeen North


Kirsty Blackman’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment 24 Jun 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the average time taken to reach an outcome for mandatory re-considerations of personal independence payment applications.
  • Breathing Space Scheme 19 Jun 2019

    I am pleased that the UK Government have decided to put this in place and have set out the mechanism for doing so. In Scotland we have the debt arrangement scheme, which was launched in 2004 and significantly reformed in 2011, and a breathing space is built into that scheme. Over £200 million of debt has been repaid since the reforms in Scotland, and 6,000 people completed a direct payment...
  • Recall of Tumble Dryers 17 Jun 2019

    This matter does not seem to have been handled well, either by Whirlpool or by the UK Government, from start to finish. Surely our first priority should be, as the Minister said, to protect our constituents and ensure that they are not at risk from fire. If there are still 500,000 unmodified products out there, and if the risk of them going on fire is 1%, we are looking at a potential of...

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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
  • Treasury
  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Devolution: England
  • Scotland Office: Publications
  • Tribunals: Scotland
  • Social Security Benefits: Aberdeen
  • Personal Independence Payment

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Statutory Instruments Committee (since 18 Jul 2018)
  • 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: 3 Jun 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
16 May 2019, received £150 from ComRes, Coveham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham KT11 3EP, for completing surveys. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 28 May 2019)
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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