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Sinn Féin MLA for Mid Ulster, Former Sinn Fein MP for Mid Ulster
- Entered Parliament on 1 May 1997 — General election
- Left Parliament on 2 January 2013 — Resigned
- Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Martin McGuinness voted on key issues since 2001 whilst an MP:
- Has never voted on greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Has never voted on allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Has never voted on the Iraq war. votes
- Has never voted on an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Has never voted on removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Has never voted on a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Has never voted on laws to stop climate change. votes
- Has never voted on more EU integration. votes
- Has never voted on a transparent Parliament. votes
- Has never voted on equal gay rights. votes
- Has never voted on a stricter asylum system. votes
- Has never voted on the hunting ban. votes
- Has never voted on introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Has never voted on Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Has never voted on a smoking ban. votes
- Has never voted on university tuition fees. votes
- Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Has never voted on replacing Trident. votes
- Has never voted on introducing ID cards. votes
- Has never voted on automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Has never voted on encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Has never voted on increasing the rate of VAT. votes
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More on well-known issues (from the Guardian)
- Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Civil Service (Special Advisers) Bill: Final Stage (3 Jun 2013)
“Go raibh maith agat, a LeasCheann Comhairle. Thank you, Mr Deputy Speaker, for the opportunity to make what, I hope, will be a short-winded contribution to the debate rather than some of the rather long-winded ones that we witnessed earlier. I include my colleague Daithí McKay, along with many others, in that remark. About two weeks ago, I attended an event in Queen's...”
- Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Peace Monitoring Report: Residential Segregation (3 Jun 2013)
“Mr Deputy Speaker, with your permission, I will ask junior Minister Jennifer McCann to answer this question.”
- Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Maze/Long Kesh: Balmoral Show (3 Jun 2013)
“This year's Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) agriculture show at Maze/Long Kesh was a great success. The final visitor numbers are not yet available, but the chair of the Maze/Long Kesh Development Corporation stated that attendance had significantly increased from previous years, estimating that some 100,000 people attended the show over the three days. Given the short lead-in...”
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- Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2008: Too little data for valid analysis.
- People have made 8 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 0 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 30 Apr 2012. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05 (ranking out of 659)||2003/04 (ranking out of 658)||2002/03 (ranking out of 657)||2001/02 (ranking out of 657)|
|Staying away from main home||£19,800 (295th)||£21,000 (joint 343rd with 3 others)||£21,057 (345th)||£7,500||£15,683 (469th)||£18,581 (343rd)||£9,440 (590th)||£0|
|Office running costs||£22,138 (115th)||£21,231 (163rd)||£20,447 (289th)||£8,298||£19,133 (204th)||£18,799 (joint 13th with 178 others)||£17,470 (448th)||£4,499 (joint 625th with 1 other)|
|Staffing costs||£98,797 (206th)||£89,087 (268th)||£87,090 (190th)||£17,834||£66,649 (483rd)||£64,272 (joint 490th with 1 other)||£40,730 (649th)||£6,895 (joint 654th with 2 others)|
|Members' Travel||£598 (625th)1||£2,485 (joint 571st with 1 other)2||£9,856 (223rd)||£7,750||£17,092 (95th)||£7,707 (408th)||£3,861 (565th)||£315 (joint 640th with 2 others)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£2,377 (12th)||£1,306 (65th)||£2,420 (25th)||£395||£0||£0||£110 (joint 415th with 2 others)||£0|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£531 (558th)||£0|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,127 (joint 455th with 3 others)||£920 (548th)||£836||£1,294 (629th)||£1,294 (621st)||£1,294 (599th)||£458 (joint 607th with 2 others)|
|Total||£158,247 (221st)||£136,236 (459th)||£141,790 (244th)||£42,613||£119,851 (402nd)||£110,653 (503rd)||£73,436 (653rd)||£12,167 (656th)|