Alex Neil

(Reguidit frae Alex Neil (politeecian))

Alex Neil (born 1951), is an umwhile Scots politeecian, an Commissioner tae the Scots Pairlament, representin the Scots National Pairty (SNP).[1] In baith 1999 an 2003, he wis waled fae the Central Scotland regional leet.

Alex Neil

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Cabinet Secretar for Social Juistice, Communities an Pensioners' Richts
In office
21 November 2014 – 18 Mey 2016
First MeenisterNicola Sturgeon
Precedit biOffice established
Succeedit biAngela Constance
Cabinet Secretar for Heal an Wellbein
In office
5 September 2012 – 21 November 2014
First MeenisterAlex Salmond
Precedit biNicola Sturgeon
Succeedit biShona Robison
Member o the Scots Pairlament
for Airdrie an Shotts
Assumed office
6 Mey 2011
Precedit biKaren Whitefield
Majority2,001 (8.4%)
Member o the Scots Pairlament
for Central Scotland
In office
6 Mey 1999 – 6 Mey 2011
Precedit biConstituency established
Personal details
Born (1951-08-22) 22 August 1951 (age 71)
Irvin, Ayrshire, Scotland
Poleetical pairtyLabour Pairty (1967-1976)
Scots Labour Pairty (1976–1985)
Scots National Pairty (1985–present)
Alma materVarsity o Dundee
ThriftPoleetical researcher; Businessman; Economic consultant

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  1. "Alex Neil". (in Inglis). Retrieved 12 Mey 2022.