Alison Thewliss

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury)

Scottish National Party MP for Glasgow Central

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2nd to 9th June 2020

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10th June 2020 onwards

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Alison Thewliss’s voting in Parliament

Alison Thewliss 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 random selection of Alison Thewliss’s votes, where they voted similarly to their party.

Last updated: 12 Oct 2020. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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Alison Thewliss has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Scottish National Party MP for Glasgow Central

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

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Topics of interest

Alison Thewliss campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Treasury
  • HM Treasury
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Social Security Benefits: Children
  • Jobcentres: Glasgow
  • Sanitary Protection: VAT
  • Infant Foods

Currently held offices

  • Member, Treasury Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury) (since 20 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (10 Jun 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Draft Registration of Overseas Entities Bill (Joint) Committee (19 Feb 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (1 Jul 2018 to 7 Jan 2020)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (20 Nov 2017 to 24 Jun 2019)
  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Cities) (20 May 2015 to 1 Jul 2018)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Oct 2021.

8. Miscellaneous
From 8 January 2020, Chair of Clyde Gateway URC Board. (Registered 09 January 2020)
From 13 August 2020, Honorary Vice President, Energy Action Scotland. This is an unpaid post. (Registered 15 October 2020)

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