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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Stuart McMillan

Scottish National Party

MSP for Greenock and Inverclyde (Constituency) 2016 - present day

Former MSP for West Scotland (Region) 2011 - 2016

Former MSP for West of Scotland (Region) 2007 - 2011

About Stuart McMillan

Contact details

Contact online

Twitter: @StuMcMillanSNP

Facebook: Stuart's facebook

Committees

Cross-party groups

Stuart is not a member of any cross-party groups

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Stuart has 1 parliamentary and government role

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Branch Executive

Member

Party Roles

Stuart does not have any party roles

Previous roles

Stuart has had 21 previous roles

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

14 June 2016 - 22 December 2020

Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee

Deputy Convener

06 September 2018 - 16 September 2020

Culture Tourism Europe and External Affairs Committee

Member

29 September 2016 - 06 September 2018

Culture Tourism Europe and External Relations Committee

Member

06 September 2016 - 29 September 2016

European and External Relations Committee

Member

08 June 2016 - 14 June 2016

Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee

Member

29 October 2014 - 23 March 2016

Devolution Further Powers Committee

Member

08 January 2015 - 23 March 2016

Public Audit Committee

Member

12 November 2013 - 11 December 2014

Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee

Deputy Convener

18 September 2012 - 27 November 2014

Local Government and Regeneration Committee

Member

23 October 2012 - 29 October 2014

Referendum Scotland Bill Committee

Member

07 November 2013 - 12 November 2013

Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee

Member

18 September 2012 - 24 October 2012

Subordinate Legislation Committee

Member

18 September 2012 - 24 October 2012

Equal Opportunities Committee

Substitute Member

01 June 2011 - 18 September 2012

Economy Energy and Tourism Committee

Member

14 June 2011 - 18 September 2012

Equal Opportunities Committee

Deputy Convener

01 June 2011 - 14 June 2011

Equal Opportunities Committee

Member

20 May 2010 - 22 March 2011

Equal Opportunities Committee

Member

26 February 2009 - 22 March 2011

Economy Energy and Tourism Committee

Member

13 June 2007 - 26 February 2009

Justice Committee

Member

11 December 2008 - 26 February 2009

Public Audit Committee

Member

13 June 2007 - 10 December 2008

Audit Committee

Member

Register of interests

Stuart'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 Stuart McMillan. The date of their initial statement was 17 May 2016.

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 have been an ambassador for the Ocean Youth Trust for Scotland since 6 April 2009. I receive no remuneration for this role.

I am a lifetime honorary member of the Greenock and District Model Railway Club.

On 3 May 2015 I was elected to the board of Moving On Inverclyde. I receive no remuneration for this role.

I am a lifetime honorary member of Action on Asbestos. [Amended Interest 7 December 2020]

Recent Activity

What was said

What Stuart McMillan 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: 24 March 2021

Unpaid Carers (Vaccinations)

5. Stuart McMillan (Greenock and Inverclyde) (SNP): "To ask the First Minister how many unpaid carers have been vaccinated to date. (S5F-04925)"

Chamber meeting date: 24 March 2021

West College Scotland Campus (Investment)

Stuart McMillan (Greenock and Inverclyde) (SNP): "For the final time, I thank you very much, Presiding Officer. I have met representatives of West College Scotland and have corresponded with the Scottish Funding Council about the proposed new campus in Greenock…

Chamber meeting date: 24 March 2021

West College Scotland Campus (Investment)

Stuart McMillan (Greenock and Inverclyde) (SNP): "For the final time, I thank you very much, Presiding Officer. I have met representatives of West College Scotland and have corresponded with the Scottish Funding Council about the proposed new campus in Greenock…

Chamber meeting date: 23 March 2021

Covid-19 (Reflections and Next Steps)

Stuart McMillan (Greenock and Inverclyde) (SNP): "Access to the internet and digital services has been critical for keeping family, friends and colleagues connected over the past year, but the introduction of the crucial measures to control the spread of the virus shone a light on the digital divide…

Chamber meeting date: 18 March 2021

Drug Deaths and Harms

Stuart McMillan (Greenock and Inverclyde) (SNP): "First, I want to pay tribute to Neil Findlay and Jenny Marra, who are also making their final speeches today…

Votes

How Stuart McMillan has voted in Parliament

Find out how Stuart McMillan has voted recently.

Motion ref. S5M-24270

Dogs (Protection of Livestock) (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Result 120 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 9 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24292

Motion of No Confidence

Submitted by: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Thursday, March 4, 2021

Supported by: Jeremy Balfour, Bill Bowman, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Donald Cameron, Jackson Carlaw, Peter Chapman, Maurice Corry, Murdo Fraser, Maurice Golden, Jamie Greene, Jamie Halcro Johnston, Rachael Hamilton, Alison Harris, Liam Kerr, Gordon Lindhurst, Dean Lockhart, Tom Mason, Margaret Mitchell, Edward Mountain, Oliver Mundell, John Scott, Graham Simpson, Liz Smith, Alexander Stewart, Adam Tomkins, Annie Wells, Brian Whittle
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Result 31 for, 65 against, 27 abstained, 6 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S5M-24271

Tied Pubs (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Neil Bibby, West Scotland, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Result 111 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 18 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24238

European Charter of Local Self-Government (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Independent. Date lodged: Thursday, February 25, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Result 114 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 15 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24396.1

National Mission to Reduce Drug Deaths and Harms

Submitted by: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Supported by: Donald Cameron
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, March 18, 2021

Result 43 for, 69 against, 1 abstained, 16 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motions

Written questions

Written questions Stuart McMillan has submitted in Parliament

These are the questions that this MSP has asked the Scottish Government about its work. It also includes any answer to these questions.

Question ref. S5W-35068

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 8 February 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on the financial support for childminders that it announced on 21 January 2021."

Answered by: Maree Todd on 9 February 2021

Question ref. S5W-34695

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21 January 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on providing COVID-19 vaccinations to police officers before the wider roll-out to the general public."

Answered by: Mairi Gougeon on 1 February 2021

Question ref. S5W-34465

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11 January 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government how much has been invested in Inverclyde through the Vacant and Derelict Land Fund in each calendar year of the current parliamentary session."

Answered by: Aileen Campbell on 25 January 2021

Question ref. S5W-34302

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what financial support is available to people who are required to self-isolate but who are not eligible for the Self-Isolation Support Grant or Scottish Welfare Fund grants."

Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville on 7 January 2021

Question ref. S5W-34233

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government when it will publish its Heat in Buildings Strategy."

Answered by: Paul Wheelhouse on 23 December 2020

Question ref. S5W-33179

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what information has been provided by the COVID-19 Test and Protect system regarding the reported rise in positive cases and test positivity in Inverclyde."

Answered by: Jeane Freeman on 2 December 2020

Question ref. S5W-33180

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government whether the COVID-19 Test and Protect system has indicated hotspots or types of settings that people in Inverclyde have visited prior to testing positive for the virus."

Answered by: Jeane Freeman on 2 December 2020

Question ref. S5W-33257

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with supermarkets regarding implementing current COVID-19 health and safety measures to protect staff."

Answered by: Joe FitzPatrick on 2 December 2020

Question ref. S5W-33258

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government whether tighter COVID-19 measures will be put in place for the busier Christmas shopping period to ensure that supermarkets can protect their staff."

Answered by: Jamie Hepburn on 26 November 2020

Question ref. S5W-32626

Asked by: McMillan, Stuart, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19 October 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will consider allowing background music to be played in hospitality venues indoors when they reopen, but specifying a decibel level that should not be exceeded."

Answered by: Fergus Ewing on 16 November 2020

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