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Gavin Newlands

Scottish National Party - Paisley and Renfrewshire North

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Transport)

(since January 2020)

Oral Question
Monday 1st March 2021
14:30
Department for Education
Oral Question No. 44
What assessment he has made of the effect of the covid-19 pandemic on (a) further and (b) higher education.
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Oral Question
Monday 1st March 2021
15:15
Department for Education
Topical Question No. 5
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
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Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
15:00
Transport Committee - Private Meeting
2 Mar 2021, 3 p.m.
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Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 3rd March 2021
09:00
Transport Committee - Oral evidence
3 Mar 2021, 9 a.m.
(at 9:00 am) Simon Calder, Senior Travel Editor, The Independent (newspaper) (at 9:30 am) Karen Dee, Chief Executive, Airports Operators Association Tim Hawkins, Chief of Staff, Manchester Airports Group Michael O'Leary, Chief Executive, Ryanair (at 11:00 am) Robert Courts MP, Minister for Aviation, Department for Transport Richard Moriarty, Chief Executive, Civil Aviation Authority
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Department Event
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
Department for Transport
Oral questions - Main Chamber
Discussions with Transport for London on a financial settlement for 2021/22 and beyond
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Department Event
Thursday 11th March 2021
Department for Transport
Oral questions - Main Chamber
11 Mar 2021, 9:30 a.m.
Transport (including topical questions)
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Speeches
Wednesday 24th February 2021
Uber: Supreme Court Ruling

My colleague and hon. Friend the Member for Glasgow South West (Chris Stephens) introduced a Bill to give gig economy …

Written Answers
Thursday 25th February 2021
Regional Airports: Coronavirus
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department plans to take to mitigate the effect of …
Early Day Motions
Monday 8th February 2021
Scotland Calcutta Cup victory
That this House congratulates the Scottish national men's rugby union team on their 11-6 victory over England in the opening …
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
Thursday 25th February 2021
Demolition of Palestinian homes
That this House strongly condemns Israel’s destruction of the entire Palestinian village of Khirbet Hamsa al-Foqa; is appalled that 73 …

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, 9 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, 8 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
8 Feb 2021
Gavin Newlands signed this EDM on Thursday 25th February 2021

Removing barriers to education

Tabled by: Carol Monaghan (Scottish National Party - Glasgow North West)
That this House believes removing barriers to education, including ending all forms of violence against children, is crucial to achieving the Government’s goal of ensuring 12 years of quality education for every girl and boy; and further believes that removing barriers to education should be a central theme in the …
45 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 25
Labour: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Liberal Democrat: 4
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 2
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 1
16 Nov 2020
Gavin Newlands signed this EDM on Thursday 25th February 2021

Demolition of Palestinian homes

Tabled by: Tommy Sheppard (Scottish National Party - Edinburgh East)
That this House strongly condemns Israel’s destruction of the entire Palestinian village of Khirbet Hamsa al-Foqa; is appalled that 73 people, including 41 children, have been made homeless in the largest incident of forced displacement in the West Bank for years; notes that 2020 has seen the highest level of …
42 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 22
Labour: 17
Independent: 2
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 2
Green 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: House of Commons
Wednesday 4th November 2020
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Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

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: House of Commons
Tuesday 9th June 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

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


246 Written Questions

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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 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