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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Kevin Stewart

Scottish National Party

MSP for Aberdeen Central (Constituency) 2011 - present day

About Kevin Stewart

Contact details

Contact online

X (previously known as Twitter): @kevinstewartsnp

Facebook: Kevin's facebook

Contact at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

Phone: 01224 624719
Text relay calls welcome.

Contact at local office

1 Pitstruan Place
Aberdeen
AB10 6PQ

Phone: 01224 624 719
Text relay calls welcome.

Committees

Cross-party groups

Kevin is not a member of any cross-party groups

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Kevin does not have any parliamentary or government roles

Party Roles

Kevin does not have any party roles

Previous roles

Kevin has had 14 previous roles

Previous roles in cross-party groups are not included in this list.

29 June 2023 - 05 March 2024

Equalities Human Rights and Civil Justice Committee

Substitute Member

29 March 2023 - 06 June 2023

Minister for Transport

Scottish Government

19 May 2021 - 29 March 2023

Minister for Mental Wellbeing and Social Care

Scottish Government

26 June 2018 - 19 May 2021

Minister for Local Government, Housing and Planning

Scottish Government

19 May 2016 - 26 June 2018

Minister for Local Government and Housing

Scottish Government

26 September 2012 - 23 March 2016

conveners group

Member

09 January 2015 - 23 March 2016

Parliamentary Liaison Officer to the First Minister

Scottish Government

13 March 2013 - 23 March 2016

Justice SubCommittee on Policing

Member

26 September 2012 - 23 March 2016

Local Government and Regeneration Committee

Convener

25 January 2012 - 23 March 2016

Welfare Reform Committee

Member

23 February 2012 - 01 October 2012

Parliamentary Liaison Officer to the Minister for Youth Employment

Scottish Government

15 June 2011 - 26 September 2012

Local Government and Regeneration Committee

Deputy Convener

23 June 2011 - 23 February 2012

Public Petitions Committee

Substitute Member

01 June 2011 - 15 June 2011

Local Government and Regeneration Committee

Member

Register of interests

Kevin's register of interests

MSPs must provide details of their financial interests in the Register of Interests. They make an initial statement on becoming or being returned as an MSP. This is then updated with any changes they provide.

Here is the register for Kevin Stewart. The date of their initial statement was 14 May 2021.

Remuneration and related undertaking

No registrable interests

Gifts

No registrable interests

Overseas visits

No registrable interests

Controlled transactions

No registrable interests

Heritable property

No registrable interests

Interest in shares

No registrable interests

Voluntary

I am a member of the Scottish National Party.

I am a member of Parliamentarians for Non-Proliferation and Disarmament.

I am a member of the Scottish Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament.

I am a member of the St Machar Credit Union.

I am a Burgess of Guild of the Burgh of Aberdeen.

I am a member of Unison.

Recent Activity

What was said

What Kevin Stewart has said in Parliament

These are the official transcripts of what was said by this MSP in the chamber and at committee meetings. You'll find the topic discussed and how many times this MSP has contributed to the discussion.

Chamber meeting date: 29 May 2024

Michael Matheson (Complaint)

Kevin Stewart (Aberdeen Central) (SNP): "Will the member give way?"

Chamber meeting date: 28 May 2024

Business Motions

Kevin Stewart (Aberdeen Central) (SNP): "Will the minister give way?"

Chamber meeting date: 23 May 2024

Child Poverty

1. Kevin Stewart (Aberdeen Central) (SNP): "To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on what action it is taking to tackle child poverty. (S6O-03476)"

Chamber meeting date: 23 May 2024

Economy (Support for Start-up Businesses)

Kevin Stewart (Aberdeen Central) (SNP): "I welcome the Scottish Government’s commitment to build an economy that is strong, successful and dynamic. The £5 million funding package announced by the Scottish Government this week to support start-up businesses is testament to that commitment…

Constitution, Europe, External Affairs and Culture Committee meeting date: 23 May 2024

Review of the EU-UK Trade and Co-operation Agreement

Kevin Stewart (Aberdeen Central) (SNP): "Good morning, panel. What you are describing is a guddle, basically—a guddle of the UK’s own making. I will turn to your report and some of your conclusions. You say: “Brexit has had a negative impact on UK-EU goods trade…

Votes

How Kevin Stewart has voted in Parliament

Find out how Kevin Stewart has voted recently.

Motion ref. S6M-13365

Michael Matheson Resignation

Submitted by: Douglas Ross, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Result 68 for, 55 against, 0 abstained, 6 did not vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-13365.1

Michael Matheson Resignation

Submitted by: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Result 116 for, 0 against, 7 abstained, 6 did not vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-13365.2

Michael Matheson Resignation

Submitted by: Patrick Harvie, Glasgow, Scottish Green Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Result 68 for, 55 against, 0 abstained, 6 did not vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-13368

Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 1st Report, 2024 (Session 6)

Submitted by: Martin Whitfield, South Scotland, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Thursday, May 23, 2024

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Result 64 for, 0 against, 63 abstained, 2 did not vote

MSP abstained

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-13368.1

Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 1st Report, 2024 (Session 6)

Submitted by: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Supported by: Tom Arthur, Richard Lochhead
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Result 68 for, 56 against, 2 abstained, 3 did not vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motions

Questions

Questions Kevin Stewart has asked

These are the questions that this MSP has asked in Parliament. It also includes any answer to those questions.

Question ref. S6O-03538

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government, as part of its cross-government support for learning disabilities, autism and neurodiversity, what discussions the education secretary has had with ministerial colleagues regarding how its proposed Learning Disabilities, Autism and Neurodivergence Bill will help people into work."

Taken in the Chamber on 6 June 2024

Question ref. S6W-27574

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will consider introducing mandatory HIV awareness training and education for health and social care staff."

Answered by Jenni Minto on 28 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-27570

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will consider extending the current HIV and blood borne virus testing pilot from three months to one year."

Answer expected on 31 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-27572

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government whether local projects will be eligible for funding to achieve the aims of the HIV Transmission Elimination Delivery Plan 2023-2026."

Answer expected on 31 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-27575

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government when it plans to publish the monitoring and evaluation plan as a component of the HIV Transmission Elimination Delivery Plan 2023-2026."

Answer expected on 31 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-27571

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government what specific funding has been allocated to deliver the actions in the HIV Transmission Elimination Delivery Plan 2023-2026."

Answer expected on 31 May 2024

Question ref. S6O-03476

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on what action it is taking to tackle child poverty."

Taken in the Chamber on 23 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-26910

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18 April 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government what measures are in place to prevent healthcare workers with either disciplinary proceedings outstanding with the Scottish Social Services Council or who have been found unfit to practise by the Scottish Social Services Council from being employed by the NHS."

Answered by Natalie Don on 1 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-26909

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18 April 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it plans to ensure that all healthcare assistants employed by public bodies who deliver care within a home setting are required to be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council."

Answered by Natalie Don on 1 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-26913

Asked by: Stewart, Kevin, Aberdeen Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18 April 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it plans to ensure that all healthcare assistants employed by the NHS are required to be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council."

Answered by Natalie Don on 1 May 2024

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