Owen Thompson

The Rt Hon Owen Thompson is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Scottish National Party MP for Midlothian, and left the Commons on 30 May 2024.

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Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Owen Thompson, including posts and roles held.

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Previous

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Representations

Party affiliation

Scottish National Party
7 May 2015 - 30 May 2024

Elections contested

Midlothian
8 June 2017
Commons

House membership

Commons
Owen Thompson
12 December 2019 - 30 May 2024
Commons
Owen Thompson
7 May 2015 - 3 May 2017

Opposition posts

SNP Chief Whip
Opposition Department
4 September 2023 - 30 May 2024
Commons
SNP Chief Whip
Opposition Department
9 March 2021 - 7 December 2022
Commons
SNP Whip
Opposition Department
7 January 2020 - 9 March 2021
Commons
SNP Whip
Opposition Department
20 May 2015 - 3 May 2017
Commons

Committee memberships