Anne McGuire

Former MP, Stirling

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Stirling Labour

A selection of Anne McGuire's votes

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  • Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Almost always voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for university tuition fees Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Elections for Positions in the House: Backbench Business — Valedictory Debate 26 Mar 2015

    It is a rare privilege to be allowed to make a valedictory speech, Mr Speaker. I have to admit that this is the first one I have ever had the opportunity to make in leaving a job; normally, there was a wee present and a drink in the local pub, so this certainly is an elevation beyond my expectations. The people of Stirling paid me the honour of electing me four times and I thank them...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Tax Evasion 19 Mar 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what proportion of calls made to the Tax Evasion Hotline was from parents with care who receive statutory child maintenance reporting alleged tax evasion by a non-resident parent in (a) 2011-12, (b) 2012-13 and (c) 2013-14.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Tax Evasion 17 Mar 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what mechanisms HM Revenue and Customs has in place to investigate allegations of tax evasion by non-resident parents reported by parents with care following advice from the Child Maintenance Service.

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Former Labour MP for Stirling

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Access to Work Programme
  • Forests
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Disability Living Allowance
  • Child Maintenance

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (7 Apr 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 24 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (10 May 2005 to 5 Oct 2008)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Constitutional Affairs) (Scotland) (13 Jun 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland (28 May 2002 to 13 Jun 2003)
  • The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (11 Jun 2001 to 28 May 2002)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (28 Jul 1998 to 14 May 2001)
  • Member, European Legislation Committee (15 Jul 1997 to 3 Feb 1998)

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  • Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 16 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 67.47% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 37 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 64 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 360 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Australia Israel Cultural Exchange
Address of donor: Suite 836, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,586.56
Destination of visit: Israel
Date of visit: 25-29 July 2014
Purpose of visit: participation in the Australia Israel UK Leadership Dialogue. This included discussions on the Middle East peace process and security in the region.
(Registered 10 September 2014)
Name of donor: Labour Friends of Israel
Address of donor: BM LFI, London WC1N 3XX
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel and accommodation at a value of £1,400. In addition, some hospitality provided by the Palestinian Authority and the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian territories.
Date of visit: 30 November – 4 December 2014
Purpose of visit: fact-finding visit, including meeting with Israeli and Palestinian politicians and community representatives.
(Registered 12 January 2015)

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