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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Gillian Martin

Scottish National Party

MSP for Aberdeenshire East (Constituency) 2016 - present day

About Gillian Martin

Contact details

Contact online

Contact at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

Phone: 0131 348 6956
Text relay calls welcome.

Contact at their Constituency

Unit 6
Colpy Business Park
Oldmeldrum
Aberdeenshire
AB51 0FU

Phone: 01651 871750
Text relay calls welcome.

Committees

Cross-party groups

Gillian is a member of 8 cross-party groups

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Culture

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Cycling, Walking and Buses

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Prevention and Healing of Adverse Childhood Experiences

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Shared Parenting

Deputy Convener

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Skills

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Towns and Town Centres

Deputy Convener

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Women in Enterprise

Convener

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Women's Health

Member

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Gillian has 1 parliamentary and government role

Conveners Group

Member

Party Roles

Gillian does not have any party roles

Previous roles

Gillian has had 5 previous roles

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

06 September 2018 - 11 September 2018

Environment Climate Change and Land Reform Committee

Member

08 June 2016 - 06 September 2018

Education and Skills Committee

Member

08 June 2016 - 06 September 2018

Economy Jobs and Fair Work Committee

Member

01 September 2016 - 28 June 2018

Parliamentary Liaison Officer to the Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform

Scottish Government

14 June 2016 - 31 August 2016

Parliamentary Liaison Officer to the Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work

Scottish Government

Register of interests

Gillian'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 Gillian Martin. The date of their initial statement was 07 June 2016.

Remuneration and related undertaking

I am a director of Spontaneous Production Ltd, a video production company of Aberdeenshire. I previously received remuneration of between £5,001 and £10,000 per annum. I ceased carrying out any work for the company in February 2016 and the company is no longer trading.

Gifts

No registrable interests

Overseas visits

No registrable interests

Controlled transactions

No registrable interests

Heritable property

No registrable interests

Interest in shares

I own 100% of the issued share capital of Spontaneous Production Ltd, a video production company. The company is being wound up and has not traded since February 2016.

Voluntary

I am a member of Women for Independence.

Recent Activity

What was said

What Gillian Martin 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.

Finance and Constitution Committee meeting date: 13 January 2021

Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body Budget 2021-22

Gillian Martin: "I will make my contribution short. It leads on from the convener’s question about increased provision in the Parliament staff—particularly in clerking and SPICe personnel—to deal with Brexit…

Finance and Constitution Committee meeting date: 13 January 2021

Interests

Gillian Martin (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP): "I have no relevant interests to declare."

Chamber meeting date: 23 December 2020

Loneliness and Isolation (Festive Period)

5. Gillian Martin (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP): "To ask the First Minister what the Scottish Government is doing to tackle loneliness and isolation over the festive period. (S5F-04690)"

Chamber meeting date: 17 December 2020

Biodiversity

5. Gillian Martin (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP): "To ask the First Minister how the Scottish Government’s statement of intent on biodiversity will support Scotland’s transition to net zero. (S5F-04674)"

Chamber meeting date: 15 December 2020

Covid-19

Gillian Martin (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP): "The review documents point to high levels of community transmission in Aberdeenshire, and we have had workplace outbreaks…

Votes

How Gillian Martin has voted in Parliament

Find out how Gillian Martin has voted recently.

Motion ref. S5M-23815.2

Trade and Co-operation Agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union

Submitted by: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Result 30 for, 94 against, 0 abstained, 5 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S5M-23815

Trade and Co-operation Agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union

Submitted by: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Supported by: Michael Russell
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Result 92 for, 30 against, 1 abstained, 6 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-23815.3

Trade and Co-operation Agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union

Submitted by: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Supported by: Anas Sarwar
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Result 94 for, 30 against, 0 abstained, 5 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-23768

Scottish General Election (Coronavirus) Bill

Submitted by: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Monday, December 21, 2020

Supported by: Jenny Gilruth, Michael Russell
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Result 117 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 12 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5 SP Bill 77 Amendment 1

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Result 33 for, 86 against, 0 abstained, 10 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motions

Written questions

Written questions Gillian Martin 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-34283

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government when it plans to commission a three-year economic impact assessment of the A96 Inveramsey Bridge."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5W-34179

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what the estimated economic impact on Aberdeenshire has been of the improvements made to the Inveramsay Bridge on the A96 in 2016."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5W-34111

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government when it will publish its Future Fisheries Management Strategy."

Answered by: Fergus Ewing on 17 December 2020

Question ref. S5O-04845

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 2 December 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what investment it is making in travel infrastructure to help reduce the carbon footprint of the people of the north east."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5W-33640

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on progress on establishing a national Nitrogen Balance Sheet."

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham on 1 December 2020

Question ref. S5O-04782

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government how it will address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on women's businesses and employment."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5O-04730

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 4 November 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government how it will finance the green recovery."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5O-04712

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28 October 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on antibody testing for COVID-19."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5O-04628

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16 September 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to help local authorities recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S5O-04511

Asked by: Martin, Gillian, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19 August 2020

"To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to ensure young people have secure employment opportunities."

Awaiting answer

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