Gavin Newlands

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Transport)

(since January 2020)
Gavin Newlands Portrait

Scottish National Party

Member for Paisley and Renfrewshire North

gavin.newlands.mp@parliament.uk / GavNewlandsSNP
Select Committees
Transport Committee (since March 2020)

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Most recent EDMs signed by Gavin Newlands

Date Tabled Title Signatures
13 Jul 2020
Gavin Newlands signed this EDM on Tuesday 14th July 2020

Support of football fans for communities during the covid-19 outbreak

Tabled by: Ian Byrne (Labour - Liverpool, West Derby)
That this House pays tribute to the invaluable role played by football fans in supporting communities, frontline workers and protecting the most vulnerable people in the covid-19 crisis; notes that more than 100 tonnes of food have been donated to local foodbanks since the start of lockdown by Fan Supporting …
20 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Jul 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 16
Scottish National Party: 2
Independent: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
1 Jul 2020
Gavin Newlands signed this EDM on Thursday 9th July 2020

Abolishing the Department for Work and Pensions' six month rule

Tabled by: Drew Hendry (Scottish National Party - Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey)
That this House recognises that it has been one year since the all-party Parliamentary group on Terminal Illness published its report on the legal definition of terminal illness; condemns the rules of the Department for Work and Pensions which mean that benefits are only fast-tracked if a terminally ill person …
38 signatures
(Most recent: 20 Jul 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 29
Labour: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Independent: 1
Alliance: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 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

1 Bill introduced by Gavin Newlands

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Employment (Dismissal and Re-employment) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Gavin Newlands (Scottish National Party)
Private Members' Bill
Presentation Bill
1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) 2nd reading: House of Commons

11 Sep 2020

22 Jul 2020, 12:33 p.m.

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.

Gavin Newlands has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


81 Written Questions

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Large Goods Vehicles: EU Countries Aviation: Coronavirus Aviation: Coronavirus Tourism: Coronavirus Bus Services: Coronavirus Large Goods Vehicles: Coronavirus Transport: Coronavirus Flybe: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Diesel Fuel and Petrol: Emergencies Delivery Services: Safety Transport: Emergencies Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Transport: Employment Apprentices: Taxation Apprentices: Taxation Delivery Services: Conditions of Employment Large Goods Vehicles: Speed Limits Delivery Services: Insurance Delivery Services Delivery Services: Regulation Trailers: Exhaust Emissions Motor Vehicles: Liquefied Natural Gas and Liquefied Petroleum Gas Trans-European Networks Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Visas: Sports Competitors Visas: Sports Visas: Sports Visas: Football Visas: Football Visas: Football 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 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 Flybe: Isle of Man 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 Children: Maintenance Rugby: Listed Events Rugby: Listed Events Sports Competitors: Visas Cricket: Children Rugby: Public Participation Sports: Young People Radio Frequencies: Scotland