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Ian Blackford

Scottish National Party - Ross, Skye and Lochaber

SNP Westminster Leader

(since June 2017)

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Most recent EDMs signed by Ian Blackford

Date Tabled Title Signatures
5 Oct 2020
Ian Blackford signed this EDM as a sponsor on Monday 5th October 2020

Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service for Stephen Fuller

Tabled by: Drew Hendry (Scottish National Party - Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey)
That this House congratulates Stephen Fuller for recently receiving the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service as part of his ongoing work for Green Hive, a not-for-profit charity based in Nairn which delivers projects that benefit the environment and the people of Nairn; notes that the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service …
3 signatures
(Most recent: 6 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 3
23 Sep 2020
Ian Blackford signed this EDM on Thursday 1st October 2020

Relocation of aslyum seekers and refugees from Aegean Islands

Tabled by: Stuart C McDonald (Scottish National Party - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East)
That this House recognises the deteriorating conditions faced by asylum seekers and refugees on the Aegean Islands and notes the recent fire at the Moria camp in Lesvos which has left 13,000 people without shelter; welcomes the fact that Germany, France and Norway have agreed to take some of those …
33 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 21
Labour: 6
Independent: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
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Commons initiatives

1 Urgent Question tabled by Ian Blackford

Date Forum Title
20 Feb 2019 Commons Chamber Leaving the EU: Economic Impact of Proposed Deal

Ian Blackford has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

Ian Blackford has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


103 Written Questions

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Business: Exports UK Trade With EU: Export Controls Self-employment Income Support Scheme Holiday Accommodation: Taxation Mortgages: Young People Royal Bank of Scotland Royal Bank of Scotland: Closures Royal Bank of Scotland: Closures Monetary Policy Fiscal Policy: Monetary Policy Individual Savings Accounts: Young People Individual Savings Accounts: Pensions Royal Bank of Scotland: Government Shareholding Pensions: Advisory Services Pensions: Advisory Services Monetary Policy Pensions: Tax Allowances Tax Allowances Monetary Policy Monetary Policy Productivity Pensions: Advisory Services Monetary Policy Welfare Tax Credits Welfare Tax Credits Welfare Tax Credits Pensions Social Security Benefits: Coronavirus Department for Work and Pensions: Telephone Services HSBC: Occupational Pensions HSBC: Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions: Uprating State Retirement Pensions: British Nationals Abroad State Retirement Pensions: Females State Retirement Pensions: Females State Retirement Pensions: Females State Retirement Pensions: British Nationals Abroad State Retirement Pensions: British Nationals Abroad State Retirement Pensions Pensions: EU Countries Children: Maintenance State Retirement Pensions: Females Pensioners: Equity Release Pensioners: Housing Pensioners: Government Assistance State Retirement Pensions: British Nationals Abroad Children: Poverty Emergency Services Network: Strathconon Home Office: Cambridge Analytica and SCL Group Breathalysers Breathalysers Breathalysers Members: Correspondence Breathalysers Visas: Overseas Students Immigrants: Employment Immigration: Appeals Fisheries: Hebrides Ministry of Defence: Bye Laws Underwater Test and Evaluation Centre Underwater Test and Evaluation Centre Underwater Test and Evaluation Centre Underwater Test and Evaluation Centre Cannabis: Medical Treatments Life Expectancy Prescription Drugs Prescription Drugs Prescription Drugs Poverty: Children