Kate Maclean

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Kate Maclean
Member of the Scottish Parliament
for Dundee West
In office
6 May 1999 – 2 April 2007
Preceded by New Parliament
Succeeded by Joe FitzPatrick
Personal details
Born (1958-02-16) 16 February 1958 (age 59)
Dundee
Political party Scottish Labour Party

Kate Maclean (born 16 February 1958, Dundee) is a Scottish Labour politician, and was the Member of the Scottish Parliament for Dundee West constituency from 1999 to 2007.

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.[1] The Dundee West seat was taken by Joe FitzPatrick of the Scottish National Party at the 2007 election.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Maclean to quit Scots Parliament". BBC News. 21 June 2006. 

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Scottish Parliament
Preceded by
Constituency Created
Member of the Scottish Parliament for Dundee West
19992007
Succeeded by
Joe FitzPatrick