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
14 Sep 2020
Gavin Newlands signed this EDM on Thursday 24th September 2020

Suspension of income requirements for family visas

Tabled by: Stuart C McDonald (Scottish National Party - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East)
That this House notes that there are thousands of couples and families who are currently separated, or at imminent risk of becoming separated, due to restrictive income requirements for British nationals and settled residents wishing to be joined in the UK by a partner from outside the EEA; welcomes the …
55 signatures
(Most recent: 30 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 29
Labour: 11
Liberal Democrat: 7
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Independent: 1
Green Party: 1
Alliance: 1
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 1
11 Sep 2020
Gavin Newlands signed this EDM on Tuesday 15th September 2020

Auchengeich Mining Disaster

Tabled by: Steven Bonnar (Scottish National Party - Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill)
That this House acknowledges that Friday 18 September 2020 is the 61st anniversary of the Auchengeich Mining disaster; respectfully remembers the 47 men who lost their lives after a fault with equipment caused a fire in the mine; further remembers that 41 women were widowed by this tragedy, and 67 …
33 signatures
(Most recent: 23 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 26
Labour: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Independent: 1
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 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

30 Oct 2020

14 Sep 2020, 12:19 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


82 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 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 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