Andrew Murrison

Conservative MP for South West Wiltshire

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Andrew Murrison’s voting in Parliament

Andrew Murrison is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Andrew Murrison sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Andrew Murrison generally voted against the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Murrison generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Andrew Murrison generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Andrew Murrison has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Northern Ireland: Security Situation 21 Jan 2019

    It is pleasing to hear that lots of Ministers and shadow Ministers will visit Londonderry in the months ahead. My Select Committee—the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee—will visit in the very near future. There may be no politicians at Stormont, but there will be plenty in the great city of Londonderry. Does the Secretary of State agree that the most striking thing in the past few hours...
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Act: [9th Allotted Day] 15 Jan 2019

    Some 57% of my constituents voted to leave and so did I. It may be unfashionable but I will be supporting the Government tonight, because after the sophistry, chicanery and obfuscation of last week, I genuinely feel that we may not have Brexit at all. The Attorney General is absolutely right to say that there is risk in the backstop, and we need to de-risk it. My amendment would have done...
  • NHS Long-Term Plan 7 Jan 2019

    I very much congratulate my right hon. Friend on the 10-year plan and on his announcement of the Harding review. Will Baroness Harding look particularly at the way in which pay and pensions are structured for general practitioners and pinch-point specialists within the NHS, since they are retiring or going part time at the moment—a full 10 years before the time they had anticipated when...

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Conservative MP for South West Wiltshire

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Also represented Westbury

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Topics of interest

Andrew Murrison campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Justice
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Dentistry
  • Influenza
  • Armed Forces: Health Services
  • Armed Forces: Influenza

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 6 Nov 2017)
  • Chair, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 12 Jul 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (30 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Draft Investigatory Powers Bill (Joint Committee) (5 Nov 2015 to 11 Feb 2016)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office) (15 Jul 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) (10 Nov 2003 to 3 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (16 Jul 2001 to 17 Jul 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Surgeon Commander Royal Naval Reserve, HMS President, St Katherine’s Dock, London. (Updated 15 January 2014 and 2 October 2015)
28 Feb 2018, received £1,423.02. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 13 March 2018)
30 April 2018, received £6,403. Hours: 180 hrs. (Registered 03 May 2018)
31 March 2018, received £1,164.30. Hours: 32 hrs. (Registered 04 June 2018)
31 July 2018, received £1,681.75. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 23 August 2018)
31 Aug 2018, received £4,010.32. Hours: 112 hrs. (Registered 06 September 2018)
30 September 2018, received £133.29. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 02 October 2018)
30 November 2018, received £57.97. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 19 December 2018)
Payments from ComRes of 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for surveys:
5 January 2018, received £100. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 30 April 2018)
2 February 2018, received £100. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 30 April 2018)
14 March 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 30 April 2018)
16 April 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 30 April 2018)
22 May 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 25 May 2018)
26 June 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 12 July 2018)
14 August 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 30 August 2018)
29 August 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 September 2018)
27 October 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 November 2018)
17 December 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2019)
Payments from Eden and Partners, 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0RG:
2 October 2017, received £700 for taking part in two symposia for healthcare professionals. Hours: 2.5 hrs (1 hr 15 mins each). (Registered 29 May 2018)
15 May 2018, received £700 for taking part in two symposia for healthcare professionals. Hours: 2.5 hrs (1 hr 15 mins each). (Registered 29 May 2018)
19 November 2018, received £350 for taking part in a symposium for healthcare professionals. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 26 November 2018)
6 January 2019, received £350 for attending a symposium. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 07 January 2019)
13 September 2018, received £700 from Eden and Partners, 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0RG, for participating in two symposia for healthcare professionals. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 18 September 2018)
Payments received from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for opinion surveys:
19 December 2018, received £200. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 07 January 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Joint owner, with my wife, of agricultural buildings and field in Wiltshire: (i).
8. Miscellaneous
I participated in the Wiltshire Festival of Engineering and Manufacturing organised by a colleague and held in Trowbridge on 3 November 2017. This was supported by donations from Anthony Best Dynamics Ltd, James Dyson Foundation, Tulip Ltd, Siemens Rail Automation, EDF Nuclear Generation Ltd and Airbus Operations Ltd. (Registered 12 January 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Jennifer Murrison, as part-time Senior Caseworker. (Updated 29 June 2015)

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