Kirsty Blackman’s voting in Parliament
Kirsty Blackman is a Scottish National Party MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.
This is a selection of Kirsty Blackman’s votes.
Consistently voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, in 2016
Consistently voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, between 2015–2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 21 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government
Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
8 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2015–2016
Generally voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
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Kirsty Blackman has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2017
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how much is owned to resident parents by non-resident parents in child support arrears in each local authority in Scotland in the latest period for which figures are available.
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many visa appeals have been decided for those who have no recourse to public funds in each month of the last two years.
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many visa appeals took more than six months to be decided in each month of the last two years .
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Scottish National Party MP for Aberdeen North
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Kirsty Blackman campaigned to remain in the European Union
- HM Treasury
- Ministry of Justice
- Leader of the House
- Home Office
- Scotland Office
- Devolution: England
- Scotland Office: Publications
- Tribunals: Scotland
- Social Security Benefits: Aberdeen
- Visas: Appeals
Currently held offices
- 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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