Kenny MacAskill

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Justice Team Member)

(since January 2020)

Scottish National Party

Member for East Lothian


Select Committees
Justice Committee (since March 2020)
3 APPG memberships (as of 1 Jul 2020)
Chile, Hospitality and Tourism, Illicit Trade

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Sparring Partners
Chris Philp (Conservative) Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (10 debate interactions) View debates with Chris Philp Matt Warman (Conservative) Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) (6 debate interactions) View debates with Matthew Warman Michael Gove (Conservative) Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (6 debate interactions) View debates with Michael Gove View All MP Sparring Partners


Most recent EDMs signed by Kenny MacAskill

Date Tabled Title Signatures
14 Jul 2020
Kenny MacAskill signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 15th July 2020

Export trade in live animals for slaughter

Tabled by: Sir Mike Penning (Conservative - Hemel Hempstead)
That this House believes that the United Kingdom is about to take back controls of export trade and deplores the fact that thousands of live lambs and sheep have been exported for slaughter; is concerned that a significant number of these animals die and suffer unnecessarily cruelty on route to …
6 signatures
(Most recent: 15 Jul 2020)
Signatures by party:
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Labour: 2
Conservative: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 1
13 Jul 2020
Kenny MacAskill signed this EDM on Wednesday 15th July 2020

Catch Up With Cancer campaign

Tabled by: Tim Farron (Liberal Democrat - Westmorland and Lonsdale)
That this House recognises that experts widely predict the UK could be set to lose tens of thousands of lives unnecessarily to cancer as a result of the cancer backlog induced as a consequence of the NHS’s response to the covid-19 pandemic, and notes the crisis in cancer services highlighted …
16 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Jul 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 6
Liberal Democrat: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Scottish National Party: 2
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Commons initiatives

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Kenny MacAskill has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting

Kenny MacAskill has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting