How Stewart Hosie voted
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- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
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Stewart Hosie hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
That is a valid point to make, but having had the chartering regime in place in the North sea for 40 years, why introduce change now and why restrict it to rigs and accommodation vessels, affecting only one industry?
That is an extremely good point. It is not just the International Association of Drilling Contractors that has welcomed the Government’s approach to accepting the full recommendations of the Wood review, but the overall trade body, Oil and Gas UK. Indeed, the Scottish National party thinks that it is a good thing, too. Both the industry and the SNP have also welcomed some of the field...
Indeed; I recognise all those points, and the pressures that are being applied to finite and very mobile resources, such as rigs and accommodation vessels, but I will come back to some of that later. This measure not only penalises the drilling and accommodation vessel sector, but potentially impacts on the entire £35 billion upstream oil and gas supply chain. Derek Henderson from...
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Scottish National Party MP for Dundee East
Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Work and Pensions
- Departmental Billing
- Departmental Manpower
- Departments: Private Finance Initiative
- Departmental Public Participation
- Departmental Buildings
Other offices held in the past
- Spokesperson (Chief Whip; Treasury) (13 Jul 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Chief Whip (29 Aug 2007 to 11 May 2010)
- Spokesperson (Economy; Home Affairs; Treasury; Women) (2 Aug 2006 to 13 Jul 2009)
- Spokesperson (Chancellor of the Exchequer; Home Secretary) (16 Jan 2006 to 2 Aug 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 3 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 44.01% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
Note SNP MPs do not vote on legislation not affecting Scotland.
- People have made 15 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") 357 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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