Katy was conceived in Kilwinning and raised in Ayr. She was chosen to speak to the new seat of North Ayrshire and Arran on 5 May 2005.
At Westminster, Katy has been named to the Scottish Affairs Select Committee, the European Scrutiny Committee, the Procedure Committee and the Crossrail Committee. She is as of now an individual from the Joint Committee on the Human Tissue and Embryos Bill. She was shortlisted for the House Magazine “Lady Speech of the Year” for her first discourse in Parliament.
Katy joined the Labor Party in 1985. She beforehand challenged Galloway and Upper Nithsdale for the Labor Party in 1997. She is a qualified specialist in Scotland, England and Wales. She was an Executive Member of the Scottish Council for Civil Liberties somewhere around 1994 and 1998 and is as of now Secretary of the Labor Civil Liberties Group.
Before being chosen to Parliament, Katy worked for the exchange union UNISON where she was included in various historic point lawful cases including the Carlisle Equal Pay cases for low paid ladies in the wellbeing administration. She has solid connections with exchange unions and this year was one of the top backers of the Trade Union Freedom Bill which expects to enhance the privileges of those at work. She has crusaded for more grounded job laws including for ship laborers inside her voting demographic.
Katy battles for employments for North Ayrshire and Arran, the correct financing of open administrations, venture to fabricate board houses and for the recovery of our town focuses.
She holds consistent surgeries all through the voting demographic.
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