Elaine Smith (Scottish politician)

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Elaine Smith
MSP
ElaineSmithMSPPortrait.jpg
Member of the Scottish Parliament
for Coatbridge and Chryston
Incumbent
Assumed office
6 May 1999
Preceded by Constituency Created
Majority 4,510 (17.5%)
Personal details
Born (1963-05-07) 7 May 1963 (age 51)
Coatbridge
Political party Scottish Labour Party

Elaine Smith (born 7 May 1963, Coatbridge) is a Scottish Labour politician, and Member of the Scottish Parliament for Coatbridge and Chryston constituency since 1999.

She was first elected to the Scottish Parliament in 1999,[1] and subsequently returned in 2003,[2] 2007[3] and 2011.

On 11 May 2011, Smith was elected to serve as one of two Deputy Presiding Officers of the Scottish Parliament.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Previous MSPs: Session 1 (1999-2003): Elaine Smith MSP". Scottish Parliament. Retrieved 9 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Previous MSPs: Session 2 (2003-2007): Elaine Smith MSP". Scottish Parliament. Retrieved 9 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Previous MSPs: Session 3 (2007-2011): Elaine Smith MSP". Scottish Parliament. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 

External links[edit]

Scottish Parliament
Preceded by
Constituency Created
Member of the Scottish Parliament for Coatbridge and Chryston
1999–present
Incumbent