Lindsay Roy

MP, Glenrothes

Glenrothes Labour

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How Lindsay Roy voted
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  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VAT Source
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Lindsay Roy hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour MP for Glenrothes

Entered House of Commons on 7 November 2008 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Defence
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Remploy
  • Civil Servants: Codes of Practice
  • Borders: Personal Records
  • Syria
  • Armed Forces: Uniforms

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Administration Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (4 Feb 2009 to 11 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 50 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2008: Too little data for valid analysis.
  • Has voted in 75.61% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below 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.
  • 48 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Lindsay Roy’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 42 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

11. Miscellaneous
Member of McLellan Commission on Safeguarding in Catholic Church in Scotland Jan 2014-2015. (Registered 19 May 2014)

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