Joanna Cherry

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Justice)

(since June 2017)

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Home Affairs)

(since June 2017)
Joanna Cherry Portrait

Scottish National Party

Member for Edinburgh South West

joanna.cherry.mp@parliament.uk / joannaccherry
Select Committees
Committee on the Future Relationship with the European Union (since March 2020)
Human Rights (Joint Committee) (since March 2020)
Joanna Cherry is not a member of any APPGs

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Most recent EDMs signed by Joanna Cherry

Date Tabled Title Signatures
23 Sep 2020
Joanna Cherry signed this EDM as a sponsor on Thursday 24th September 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 …
8 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
Labour: 1
8 Sep 2020
Joanna Cherry signed this EDM as a sponsor on Thursday 10th September 2020

Commemorating the 200th anniversary of the death of Hardie & Baird of the 1820 Radicals

Tabled by: Kenny MacAskill (Scottish National Party - East Lothian)
That this House commemorates the deaths of Andrew Hardie and John Baird, who died on 8 September 1820; recalls that they were the last people hanged and beheaded in the UK and were executed on charges of high treason; recognises the various events across Scotland that have been postponed due …
10 signatures
(Most recent: 21 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 9
Labour: 1
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Commons initiatives

3 Urgent Questions tabled by Joanna Cherry

Date Forum Title
10 Mar 2020 Commons Chamber Turkey-Greece Border: Refugees
25 Sep 2019 Commons Chamber Legal Advice: Prorogation
18 Apr 2018 Commons Chamber Leaving the EU: Scotland and Wales Continuity Bills

Joanna Cherry has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

Joanna Cherry has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting