|Member of the Scottish Parliament
for Dundee West
6 May 1999 – 2 April 2007
|Preceded by||New Parliament|
|Succeeded by||Joe FitzPatrick|
16 February 1958 |
|Political party||Scottish Labour Party|
She was educated at Craigie High School, Dundee and became a councillor in 1988. Prior to her election she had been leader of the Dundee City Council from 1992. She was also vice-president of Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA) between 1996 and 1999.
Although selected by Labour as a candidate for the 2007 Scottish Parliament elections, she announced in June 2006 that she would instead not seek re-election. The Dundee West seat was taken by Joe FitzPatrick of the Scottish National Party at the 2007 election.
- "Maclean to quit Scots Parliament". BBC News. 21 June 2006.
- Kate Maclean MSP official biography at the Scottish Parliament website
- Kate Maclean MSP profile at the site of Scottish Labour
|Member of the Scottish Parliament for Dundee West
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