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Gavin Newlands

Scottish National Party - Paisley and Renfrewshire North

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Transport)

(since January 2020)

Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 13th April 2021
15:00
Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 14th April 2021
09:30
Transport Committee - Oral evidence
Subject: Global Travel Task Force
14 Apr 2021, 9:30 a.m.
At 9.30am: Oral evidence
Brian Strutton - General Secretary at British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA)
Simon McNamara - UK & Ireland Country Manager at International Air Transport Association
Mark Tanzer - Chief Executive at Association of British Travel Agents
Chris Garton - Chief Solutions Officer at Heathrow Airport
At 10.45am: Oral evidence
Robert Courts MP - Minister for Aviation, Maritime & Security at Department for Transport
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Oral Question
Wednesday 14th April 2021
11:53
None
Topical Question No. 6
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Department Event
Thursday 29th April 2021
Department for Transport
Oral questions - Main Chamber
29 Apr 2021, 9:30 a.m.
Transport (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
Monday 22nd March 2021
Trade Bill
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 47 Scottish National Party Aye votes vs 0 Scottish National Party No votes
Tally: Ayes - 300 Noes - 318
Speeches
Tuesday 23rd March 2021
Defence and Security Industrial Strategy

Over the last decade, armed forces pay has only risen by about half the rate of inflation and yet again …

Written Answers
Friday 5th March 2021
Euston Station: High Speed 2 Railway Line
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will publish the total number of land and property acquisitions …
Early Day Motions
Monday 22nd March 2021
100th Anniversary of Andrew Watson’s death
That this House commemorates the 100th anniversary of the death of Andrew Watson, the world’s first black footballer who began …
Bills
Wednesday 4th November 2020
Employment (Dismissal and Re-employment) (No. 2) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to prohibit employers dismissing employees and subsequently re-employing them for the purpose of diminishing the terms and conditions …
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: London City Airport
Address of donor: City Aviation House, Royal Docks, London E16 2PB
Amount of donation, …
EDM signed
Wednesday 24th March 2021
Duty Free on arrivals stores
That this House welcomes the introduction of duty free on arrivals stores in airports, international rail and ferry terminals in …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Gavin Newlands has voted in 173 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.

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Debate information

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Significant Paisley and Renfrewshire North Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
598,254
Petition Closed

Ban all ISIS members from returning to UK

Gov Responded - 27 Nov 2018 Debated on - 18 Mar 2019 View Gavin Newlands's petition debate contributions
6 May 2019
closed 1 year, 11 months ago

Ban all ISIS members from returning to the UK, remove their citizenship and passports

112,025
Petition Closed

Allow Premier League and Championship football clubs to introduce safe standing

Gov Responded - 3 May 2018 Debated on - 25 Jun 2018 View Gavin Newlands's petition debate contributions
8 Jun 2018
closed 2 years, 10 months ago

Safe Standing offers a much safer alternative to fans who wish to stand, rather than sit at football matches. After the highly successful introduction to rail seating at Celtic Park, as well as numerous Bundesliga clubs, many football fans feel that laws preventing standing areas should be relaxed.


Most recent EDMs signed by Gavin Newlands

Date Tabled Title Signatures
18 Mar 2021
Gavin Newlands signed this EDM on Wednesday 24th March 2021

Duty Free on arrivals stores

Tabled by: Christine Jardine (Liberal Democrat - Edinburgh West)
That this House welcomes the introduction of duty free on arrivals stores in airports, international rail and ferry terminals in Great Britain to support a safe and sustainable recovery of international travel; recognises that duty free on arrivals provides a sustainable and significant new contribution to revenues with an increase …
15 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Mar 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 5
Liberal Democrat: 4
Scottish National Party: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
22 Mar 2021
Gavin Newlands signed this EDM as the primary signatory on Monday 22nd March 2021

100th Anniversary of Andrew Watson’s death

Tabled by: Gavin Newlands (Scottish National Party - Paisley and Renfrewshire North)
That this House commemorates the 100th anniversary of the death of Andrew Watson, the world’s first black footballer who began his football career at Maxwell FC, based at Queen’s Park in Glasgow; notes his subsequent move to Parkgrove FC based at Trinidad Park, adjacent to today’s Ibrox Stadium, alongside Robert …
18 signatures
(Most recent: 26 Mar 2021)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 17
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
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Commons initiatives

Gavin Newlands has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Gavin Newlands has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

2 Bills introduced by Gavin Newlands


A Bill to prohibit employers dismissing employees and subsequently re-employing them for the purpose of diminishing the terms and conditions of employment; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading (Commons)
Wednesday 4th November 2020
(Read Debate)

A Bill to prohibit employers dismissing employees and subsequently re-employing them for the purpose of diminishing the terms and conditions of employment; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading (Commons)
Tuesday 9th June 2020

Gavin Newlands has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


257 Written Questions

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Euston Station: High Speed 2 Railway Line High Speed 2 Railway Line High Speed 2 Railway Line High Speed 2 Railway Line: Compulsory Purchase High Speed 2 Railway Line Euston Station: High Speed 2 Railway Line Regional Airports: Coronavirus Aviation: Coronavirus Air Routes: Coronavirus Regional Airports: Coronavirus Air Routes: Europe Travel: Coronavirus Aviation: Coronavirus Aviation: Coronavirus High Speed 2 Railway Line: Compulsory Purchase High Speed 2 Railway Line High Speed 2 Railway Line: Compensation High Speed 2 Railway Line: Land Performing Arts and Sport: Transport UK Trade with EU: Customs Large Goods Vehicle Drivers: Conditions of Employment Aviation Large Goods Vehicle Drivers: Working Hours Large Goods Vehicles: EU Countries Aviation: Coronavirus Aviation: Coronavirus Tourism: Coronavirus Bus Services: Coronavirus Large Goods Vehicles: Coronavirus Flybe: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Transport: Coronavirus Diesel Fuel and Petrol: Emergencies Trailers: Exhaust Emissions Motor Vehicles: Liquefied Natural Gas and Liquefied Petroleum Gas Large Goods Vehicles: Speed Limits Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Delivery Services: Regulation Delivery Services: Safety Delivery Services: Conditions of Employment Delivery Services Apprentices: Taxation Apprentices: Taxation Delivery Services: Insurance Transport: Employment Trans-European Networks Transport: Emergencies Bus Services: Disability Bus Services: Disability Bus Services: Disability Railway Stations: Access Railway Stations: Access Railway Stations: Access Biofuels: Scotland Biofuels Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Shipping: North Sea Offshore Industry: Redundancies Visas: Sports Competitors Visas: Football Visas: Football Visas: Football Visas: Sports Visas: Sports Brexit Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence Refugees: Children Asylum: Children Overseas Students: EU Nationals Immigrants: Detainees Detention Centres: Renfrewshire Detention Centres: Scotland Detention Centres: Renfrewshire Dungavel House Immigration Removal Centre Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence Offenders: Deportation Deportation: Appeals Deportation: Appeals Deportation: Appeals Deportation: Appeals Deportation: Appeals Deportation: Appeals Deportation: Appeals Offenders: Deportation Deportation: Appeals Deportation: Appeals Deportation: Appeals Home Office: Staff Undocumented Workers: Off-licences and Take-away Food Undocumented Migrants Undocumented Migrants: Deportation Immigrants: Rented Housing Immigrants: Rented Housing Undocumented Workers Home Office: Staff Undocumented Migrants: Driving Licences Deportation: Appeals Immigrants: Detainees Asylum: Deportation Refugees Asylum: Detainees Deportation: Expenditure Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre Overseas Students: Scotland Flybe: Pensions Flybe: Pensions Women against State Pension Inequality Employment: Young People State Retirement Pensions: Females State Retirement Pensions: Females State Retirement Pensions: Females Personal Independence Payment: Mental Health Personal Independence Payment: Mental Health Children: Maintenance Occupational Pensions: National Insurance Contributions National Insurance Contributions New Enterprise Allowance New Enterprise Allowance New Enterprise Allowance New Enterprise Allowance: Applications New Enterprise Allowance: Advisory Services Department for Work and Pensions: Debt Collection Department for Work and Pensions: Debt Collection Department for Work and Pensions: Debt Collection Department for Work and Pensions: Debt Collection Department for Work and Pensions: Debt Collection New Enterprise Allowance: Costs Personal Independence Payment Personal Independence Payment Personal Independence Payment Personal Independence Payment: Scotland Personal Independence Payment State Retirement Pensions: Females State Retirement Pensions: Females Pensions Pensions Pensions: Females Pensions: Females Department for Work and Pensions: Maladministration Disability Carers Social Security Benefits: Renfrewshire Social Security Benefits: Renfrewshire Personal Independence Payment: Renfrewshire Travel: Coronavirus Aviation: Coronavirus Aviation: Coronavirus Accountancy: Health Taxation: Self-assessment Revenue and Customs: Staff Travel: Allowances Aviation: Allowances Customs: UK Trade with EU Customs Officers Transport for London: Coronavirus Transport for London: Coronavirus Duty Free Allowances Duty Free Allowances Duty Free Allowances Aerospace Industry and Aviation: Taxation Virgin Atlantic Airways Transport for London: Coronavirus Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Commonwealth Games 2022: Finance Public Expenditure: Scotland Fiscal Policy: Scotland Aviation: VAT Exemptions Aviation: VAT Exemptions Revenue and Customs: Debt Collection Living Wage: Welfare Tax Credits Welfare Tax Credits: Lone Parents Welfare Tax Credits Married People: Tax Allowances Banks Child Tax Credit: Renfrewshire Working Tax Credit: Renfrewshire Welfare Tax Credits: Renfrewshire Child Benefit: Renfrewshire Conditions of Employment Green Deal Scheme: Misrepresentation Green Deal Scheme: Misrepresentation Green Deal Scheme: Complaints Green Deal Scheme: Misrepresentation Green Deal Scheme: Misrepresentation Green Deal Scheme: Complaints Green Deal Scheme: Misrepresentation UK Trade with EU: Agricultural Products Green Homes Grant Scheme Green Homes Grant Scheme Green Homes Grant Scheme Rolls-Royce: Meetings Diesel Fuel and Petrol: Emergencies Home Energy and Lifestyle Management: Green Deal Scheme Wylfa Power Station Offshore Industry: Taxation Energy: Scotland Iron and Steel: Scotland Home Energy and Lifestyle Management: Scotland Home Energy and Lifestyle Management: Scotland Home Energy and Lifestyle Management: Paisley and Renfrewshire North Home Energy and Lifestyle Management: Paisley and Renfrewshire North