David Mundell

MP, Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale

Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale Conservative

David Mundell’s voting in Parliament

David Mundell is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, David Mundell sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • David Mundell generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • David Mundell generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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David Mundell never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: Telecommunications: Scotland 4 Aug 2015

    I have regular discussions with the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport on a wide range of issues. The Government is committed to reforming the current Code in ways that will promote network connectivity, expand coverage and take into account the legitimate interests of all parties. By enabling the rollout of telecommunications infrastructure, Code reform will provide more...
  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: Telecommunications: Scotland 4 Aug 2015

    Responsibility for engagement on these issues is led by my Rt hon Friend the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport who regularly meets with all stakeholders across the telecoms industry to discuss a variety of relevant issues, including the reform of the Electronic Communications Code. The Government is committed to reforming the current Code in ways that will promote network...
  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: Scotland Act 2012 24 Jul 2015

    Holding answer received on 20 July 2015 The government has an agreed and published Transparency Policy on major projects that sets out the project information it will publish. Outside this, departments consider public requests for individual project review reports on a case-by-case basis according to the Freedom of Information Act.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale, Former Conservative MSP for South of Scotland

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 6 May 1999 — Election

Left the Scottish Parliament on 17 June 2005 — Resigned

Also represented South of Scotland

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Scotland
  • Treasury
  • Trade and Industry
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Elections
  • Business: Government Assistance
  • Postal Services
  • Joint Ministerial Committee
  • Homecoming Scotland

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for Scotland (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland (14 May 2010 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 13 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 86.79% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 272 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Caledonian Colour Printers
Address of donor: Unit 9/10, Southpark Industrial Estate, Peebles EH45 9ED

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,589

Donor status: company, registration SC334422

(Registered 02 September 2014)
Name of donor: Alchemist Estates Ltd
Address of donor: Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Glasgow, G51 4BP.

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500.

Donor status: company, registration SC268420

(Registered 20 October 2014)
Name of donor: James Stewart
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 December 2014)
Name of donor: Garry Watts
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 December 2014)
Name of donor: Mrs Carolyn Ward
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 January 2015)
Name of donor: Stridewell Estates Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration SC302175

(Registered 30 January 2015)
Name of donor: Stalbury Trustees
Address of donor: 31 Hill Street, London W1J 5LS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000

Donor status: company

(Registered 24 March 2015)
Name of donor: Stridewell Estates Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration SC302175

(Registered 30 March 2015)
Name of donor: Glenrath Farms Ltd
Address of donor: Whim Poultry Farm, West Linton EH46 7BD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration SC042166

(Registered 26 May 2015)
Name of donor: Stridewell Estates Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration SC302175

(Registered 26 May 2015)

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