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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Derek Mackay

Independent

MSP for Renfrewshire North and West (Constituency) 2020 - present day

Scottish National Party

Former MSP for Renfrewshire North and West (Constituency) 2011 - 2020

About Derek Mackay

Contact details

Contact online

Contact at the Scottish Parliament

Phone: 0141 885 2076
Text relay calls welcome.

Contact at their Constituency

37 Hairst Street
Renfrew
PA4 8QU

Phone: 0141 885 2076
Text relay calls welcome.

Committees

Derek is not a member of any committees

Cross-party groups

Derek is not a member of any cross-party groups

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Derek does not have any parliamentary or government roles

Party Roles

Derek does not have any party roles

Previous roles

Derek has had 3 previous roles

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

14 December 2011 - 21 November 2014

Minister for Local Government and Planning

Scottish Government

23 June 2011 - 14 December 2011

Scotland Bill Committee

Substitute Member

01 June 2011 - 14 December 2011

Finance Committee

Member

Register of interests

Derek'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 Derek Mackay. The date of their initial statement was 02 June 2016.

Remuneration and related undertaking

No registrable interests

Gifts

On Friday 26 May 2017 I attended the “Remarks by the Honourable Barack H Obama” event in Edinburgh, a charity event organised by the Hunter Foundation, as a guest of Macklin Enterprise Partnerships Ltd (an equity investment company, of 205 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5QD). The cost of hospitality for the evening was £2,400 which was met by Macklin Enterprise Partnerships Ltd. [Registered 16 June 2017]

Overseas visits

No registrable interests

Controlled transactions

No registrable interests

Heritable property

No registrable interests

Interest in shares

No registrable interests

Voluntary

Until February 2020 I was the Honorary President of the Renfrew Burgh Band. [Amended interest 15 June 2020, Ceased interest 15 June 2020]

Until February 2020 I was the Honorary Vice President of the Battalion for Paisley and District Boys’ Brigade. [Amended interest 15 June 2020, Ceased interest 15 June 2020]

Recent Activity

What was said

What Derek Mackay 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: 5 February 2020

Tax and Public Spending

The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay): "That is not true."

Chamber meeting date: 5 February 2020

Scotland and United Kingdom Economic Divergence

The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay): "Since the second quarter of 2007, Scotland’s GDP has grown by a total of 10.3 per cent, while GDP for the United Kingdom as a whole has increased by 15.2 per cent…

Chamber meeting date: 5 February 2020

Government Expenditure and Revenue in Scotland Figures

The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay): "I am sure that this answer will tone things down, Presiding Officer. The GERS publication explicitly states that it shows Scotland’s position within the UK and not as an independent nation…

Chamber meeting date: 5 February 2020

Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill: Stage 3

The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay): "For the purposes of rule 9…

Chamber meeting date: 4 February 2020

Gross Domestic Product (Revised Estimate)

The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay): "Nominal gross domestic product is an estimate of the total cash value of all goods and services that are produced in the economy…

Votes

How Derek Mackay has voted in Parliament

Find out how Derek Mackay has voted recently.

Motion ref. S5M-24038

Scottish Parliamentary Standards (Sexual Harassment and Complaints Process) Bill

Submitted by: Bill Kidd, Glasgow Anniesland, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, March 4, 2021

Result 119 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 10 no vote

MSP not voted

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24057

Pre-release Access to Official Statistics (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Gordon Lindhurst, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Supported by: Andy Wightman
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, March 4, 2021

Result 62 for, 0 against, 56 abstained, 11 no vote

MSP not voted

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24275

Campaign Recess

Submitted by: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Result 95 for, 1 against, 21 abstained, 12 no vote

MSP not voted

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24263

Scotland’s Recovery

Submitted by: Monica Lennon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Monday, March 1, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Result 84 for, 34 against, 0 abstained, 11 no vote

MSP not voted

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24263.2

Scotland’s Recovery

Submitted by: Jamie Hepburn, Cumbernauld and Kilsyth, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Supported by: Fiona Hyslop, Ivan McKee
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Result 84 for, 33 against, 0 abstained, 12 no vote

MSP not voted

Vote Passed

Motions

Written questions

Written questions Derek Mackay 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. S4W-04123

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what funds are available for organisations that want to promote or provide cultural activities for under-18s in Renfrewshire."

Answered by: Fiona Hyslop on 7 December 2011

Question ref. S4W-04120

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what support is in place to assist the development of ice hockey in (a) Renfrewshire and (b) Scotland."

Answered by: Shona Robison on 6 December 2011

Question ref. S4W-04121

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what support is in place to assist the development of basketball in (a) Renfrewshire and (b) Scotland."

Answered by: Shona Robison on 6 December 2011

Question ref. S4W-04124

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what information it has on how many applications for funding for cultural projects in Renfrewshire have been granted since 2007."

Answered by: Fiona Hyslop on 5 December 2011

Question ref. S4W-04119

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what its next steps will be to tackle antisocial behaviour."

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham on 1 December 2011

Question ref. S4W-04122

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has to improve cycle lanes and related sustainable travel."

Answered by: Keith Brown on 30 November 2011

Question ref. S4W-04038

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what support it can offer Renfrewshire Council for its Gateway to the Games strategy."

Answered by: Shona Robison on 24 November 2011

Question ref. S4W-04039

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what the next stage will be in progressing the Fastlink project."

Answered by: Keith Brown on 23 November 2011

Question ref. S4W-04034

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what rights occupiers have in relation to absentee landlords in cases where communal repairs are required to properties."

Answered by: Keith Brown on 23 November 2011

Question ref. S4W-04036

Asked by: Mackay, Derek, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14 November 2011

"To ask the Scottish Executive what penalties there are for private landlords who fail to maintain their properties at an acceptable standard and how they are enforced."

Answered by: Keith Brown on 23 November 2011

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