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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Stewart Stevenson

Scottish National Party

MSP for Banffshire and Buchan Coast (Constituency) 2011 - present day

Former MSP for Banff and Buchan (Constituency) 2001 - 2011

About Stewart Stevenson

Contact details

Contact online

Twitter: @zsstevens

Facebook: Stewart's facebook

Contact at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

Phone: 01779 470444
Text relay calls welcome.

Committees

Cross-party groups

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Stewart does not have any parliamentary or government roles

Party Roles

Stewart does not have any party roles

Previous roles

Stewart has had 29 previous roles

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

21 April 2020 - 16 September 2020

COVID19 Committee

Member

06 October 2016 - 20 June 2019

Justice SubCommittee on Policing

Member

30 October 2018 - 25 April 2019

Hutchesons Hospital Transfer and Dissolution Scotland Bill Committee

Deputy Convener

12 September 2018 - 30 October 2018

Hutchesons Hospital Transfer and Dissolution Scotland Bill Committee

Member

26 October 2017 - 24 May 2018

Justice Committee

Substitute Member

08 June 2016 - 26 October 2017

Justice Committee

Member

21 November 2013 - 23 March 2016

Conveners Group

Member

21 November 2013 - 23 March 2016

Standards Procedures and Public Appointments Committee

Convener

07 November 2013 - 23 March 2016

Local Government and Regeneration Committee

Substitute Member

07 November 2013 - 23 March 2016

Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee

Member

07 November 2013 - 21 November 2013

Standards Procedures and Public Appointments Committee

Member

05 June 2013 - 07 November 2013

Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee

Deputy Convener

18 September 2012 - 07 November 2013

Local Government and Regeneration Committee

Member

02 October 2012 - 04 June 2013

Subordinate Legislation Committee

Deputy Convener

18 September 2012 - 02 October 2012

Subordinate Legislation Committee

Member

23 December 2010 - 22 March 2011

Rural Affairs and Environment Committee

Member

19 January 2011 - 22 March 2011

Scottish Commission for Public Audit

Member

23 December 2010 - 22 March 2011

Standards Procedures and Public Appointments Committee

Member

17 May 2007 - 11 December 2010

Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Climate Change

Scottish Government

15 November 2006 - 02 April 2007

Health Committee

Substitute Member

29 September 2004 - 02 April 2007

Justice 1 Committee

Deputy Convener

25 October 2005 - 02 April 2007

Scottish Parliamentary Group Convener

Scottish National Party

22 February 2006 - 15 March 2006

Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament Bill Committee

Substitute Member

30 September 2004 - 21 February 2006

Subordinate Legislation Committee

Substitute Member

16 June 2004 - 27 October 2004

Edinburgh Tram Line Two Bill Committee

Member

23 September 2004 - 29 September 2004

Justice 1 Committee

Member

04 June 2003 - 23 September 2004

Communities Committee

Member

06 September 2001 - 31 March 2003

Justice 2 Committee

Member

06 September 2001 - 31 March 2003

Rural Development Committee

Member

Register of interests

Stewart'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 Stewart Stevenson. The date of their initial statement was 12 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 am Honorary President of the Scottish Association for Public Transport. I receive neither remuneration nor expenses as a consequence of this appointment and am not a director of this body.

I am Honorary Vice-President of Railfuture UK. I receive neither remuneration nor expenses as a consequence of this appointment and am not a director of this body.

From time to time I participate in surveys which result in payments to voluntary bodies nominated by me. I receive no financial benefit from this.

I own shares in Scottish & Southern Energy plc but neither their nominal or market value nor their proportion of that company’s total share issue require them to be registered.

I own shares in Boyndie Wind Farm Co-operative Limited (an Industrial and Provident Society) but neither their nominal or market value nor their proportion of that company’s total share issue require them to be registered.

I am a Professional Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [Registered 31 December 2017]

I am an Associate Member of the Highland Reserve Forces' and Cadets' Association (HRFCA). [Registered 31 December 2017]

Until 10 December 2020 I owned shares in Lloyds Bank plc but neither their nominal or market value nor their proportion of that company’s total share issue required them to be registered. [Amended interest 10 December 2020, Ceased Interest 10 December 2020]

I am a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA). [Registered 31 December 2017]

I am a Member at the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). [Registered 31 December 2017]

I am a Member of the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM). [Registered 31 December 2017]

I was resident in two properties in Scotland, owning one jointly with my spouse and the other I owned alone. The latter was used as my Edinburgh Accommodation until 19 November 2020 when I sold the property. [Amended Interest 19 November 2020, Ceased Interest 19 November 2020]

Recent Activity

What was said

What Stewart Stevenson 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: 23 February 2021

Scotland’s Railways

Stewart Stevenson (Banffshire and Buchan Coast) (SNP): "I draw members’ attention to my entry in the register of members’ interests in relation to my being honorary president of the Scottish Association for Public Transport and honorary vice-president of Railfuture UK…

Chamber meeting date: 18 February 2021

Highlands and Islands Medical Service

Stewart Stevenson (Banffshire and Buchan Coast) (SNP): "I have bypassed my domestic broadband failure by being out in my car and using my phone to connect…

Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee meeting date: 18 February 2021

European Union-United Kingdom Trade and Co-operation Agreement

Stewart Stevenson (Banffshire and Buchan Coast) (SNP): "I suspect that a great deal of the questioning has covered the ground that I might have gone onto, but I have one area that we might briefly explore…

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee meeting date: 17 February 2021

Rural Development (Miscellaneous Amendment) (Scotland) Regulations 2021 (SSI 2021/33)

Stewart Stevenson (Banffshire and Buchan Coast) (SNP): "With regard to item 5, I declare my presidency of the Scottish Association for Public Transport and my vice-presidency of Railfuture UK. I also have a registered agricultural holding, from which I derive no income."

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee meeting date: 17 February 2021

Budget Scrutiny 2021-22

Stewart Stevenson: "Indeed, convener. My broadband at home has finally become unusable, but this works. The cabinet secretary has just raised the issue of the national transport strategy…

Votes

How Stewart Stevenson has voted in Parliament

Find out how Stewart Stevenson has voted recently.

Motion ref. S5M-24224

Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill

Submitted by: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Supported by: Ivan McKee
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, February 25, 2021

Result 88 for, 31 against, 5 abstained, 5 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24224.1

Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill

Submitted by: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, February 25, 2021

Result 53 for, 62 against, 10 abstained, 4 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S5M-24224.2

Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill

Submitted by: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, February 25, 2021

Result 22 for, 60 against, 41 abstained, 6 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S5M-24225

Scottish Rate Resolution

Submitted by: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Supported by: Ivan McKee
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, February 25, 2021

Result 88 for, 1 against, 35 abstained, 5 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24206.3

Fair Funding for Local Government

Submitted by: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Supported by: Ivan McKee
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Result 65 for, 51 against, 0 abstained, 13 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motions

Written questions

Written questions Stewart Stevenson 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. S5O-05079

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24 February 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to the report, Social Security Scotland Client Survey: 2018-2020."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5W-34735

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22 January 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what consideration it has given to the prioritisation of First Responders, who work on the frontline alongside the emergency services as volunteers, in the COVID-19 vaccination programme."

Answered by: Mairi Gougeon on 3 February 2021

Question ref. S5O-04986

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27 January 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with the UK Government regarding retaining the £20 uplift to Universal Credit and Working Tax Credit."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5O-04919

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 6 January 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what preparations it is making for its participation in COP26."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5W-34163

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on the publication of its Hydrogen Policy Statement and Scottish Hydrogen Assessment report."

Answered by: Paul Wheelhouse on 21 December 2020

Question ref. S5O-04889

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking in the Banffshire and Buchan Coast constituency to help take families out of poverty."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5W-34021

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government, further to the commitment in its Programme for Government to publish a high-level statement on biodiversity before the end of 2020, when it plans to fulfil that commitment."

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham on 14 December 2020

Question ref. S5W-34020

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on progress on the North lot of the R100 programme."

Answered by: Paul Wheelhouse on 14 December 2020

Question ref. S5O-04818

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what its latest engagement has been with the UK Government regarding the funding provided to support the economic recovery from COVID-19."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5O-04788

Asked by: Stevenson, Stewart, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what financial and mental health support has been made available to students in further and higher education who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19."

Awaiting answer

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