Paul Sweeney

Shadow Minister (Scotland)

Labour MP for Glasgow North East


Paul Sweeney’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 19 Nov 2018

Recent appearances

  • HMY Iolaire — [Mr Graham Stringer in the Chair] 12 Dec 2018

    The hon. Gentleman is making a very powerful speech about the unspeakable tragedy that happened to Lewis and Harris. I say it is unspeakable, but he is speaking very powerfully about this terrible tragedy. Perhaps it is hopeful that at the centenary we are able to speak and to teach the nation about the impact it had on that island community. It is the duty of this Parliament to safeguard the...
  • Institute for Statecraft: Integrity Initiative 12 Dec 2018

    Will the Minister tell us a bit more about the Foreign Office’s counter-disinformation and media development team—what its objectives, resourcing and budget are and whether it has operational interface with the integrity initiative?
  • UK Fishing Industry — [Sir Henry Bellingham in the Chair] 12 Dec 2018

    We have seen that fisheries is a fraught sector, particularly with devolved Administrations now potentially having to come to a common arrangement. Does my hon. Friend share my dismay that in Committee yesterday both the Scottish National party and the Tories voted down or abstained on the crucial amendment on having a dispute reconciliation measure?

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Labour MP for Glasgow North East

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Home Office
  • Scotland Office
  • Department for International Development
  • Asylum: Housing
  • Warships: Shipbuilding
  • Developing Countries: Females
  • Universal Credit
  • Immigration: Appeals

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Scotland) (since 3 Jul 2017)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 3 Dec 2018.

8. Miscellaneous
Army Reservist. Any payment is made pro-rata when engaged on service/duty. (Registered 06 July 2017)
Trustee of Springburn Winter Gardens Trust. (Registered 06 July 2017)
Trustee of Glasgow University Union. (Registered 06 July 2017)
Councillor (unpaid), Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in Scotland. (Registered 06 July 2017)

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