Andrew Murrison

Conservative MP for South West Wiltshire


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Andrew Murrison’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Cop26: COP Presidency: Objectives 20 Jul 2022

    The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs published some excellent new targets for incineration in March. Will the COP26 President follow through on that and make a moratorium on waste incineration one of his objectives for the remainder of his presidency?
  • Defence: Armed Forces: Size Targets 18 Jul 2022

    Autonomous weapons systems are likely to be force multipliers in the future. To what extent does that impact on the Minister’s assessment of manpower? What doctrine does he believe will be needed to govern their use, and how is he recruiting soldiers with the skillsets necessary to handle them effectively?
  • Protecting and Restoring Nature: COP15 and Beyond 14 Jul 2022

    I am listening very carefully to what the hon. Lady has to say. Does she agree that one of the most important things that we can do is reduce the amount of waste that we send for incineration? In that respect, will she welcome the targets set out in the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs consultation document of 16 March, which look as if they are taking the Government...

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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: Influenza
  • Armed Forces: Health Services

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (25 Feb 2021 to 1 Mar 2021)
  • Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (25 Feb 2021 to 1 Mar 2021)
  • Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (22 Feb 2021 to 22 Feb 2021)
  • Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (Joint with the Department for International Development) (9 May 2019 to 13 Feb 2020)
  • Member, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system (13 Feb 2019 to 15 May 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (6 Nov 2017 to 15 May 2019)
  • Chair, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 15 May 2019)
  • Chair, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 15 May 2019)
  • 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 (16 Jul 2001 to 17 Jul 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Aug 2022.

1. Employment and earnings
Surgeon Commander Royal Naval Reserve, HMS President, St Katherine’s Dock, London. (Updated 15 January 2014 and 2 October 2015)
31 August 2021, received £1,218.82. Hours: 36 hrs. (Registered 06 September 2021)
30 September 2021, received £203.13. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 07 October 2021)
30 September 2021, received a call out gratuity of £576. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 07 October 2021)
30 November 2021, received £1,759 as a bonus payment for completing annual training. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 02 December 2021)
31 December 2021, received £1,557.38. Hours: 44 hrs. (Registered 04 January 2022)
31 January 2022, received £1,760.51. Hours: 48 hrs. (Registered 15 February 2022)
30 April 2022, received £1,899 as a bonus payment for completing annual training. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 03 May 2022)
30 April 2022, received £1,830.20. Hours: 60 hrs. (Registered 03 May 2022)
31 May 2022, received £203.13. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 13 June 2022)
30 June 2022, received £677.22. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 04 July 2022)
Payments from Eden and Partners, 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0RG:
20 September 2021, received £350 for a seminar. Hours: 75 mins. (Registered 21 September 2021)
29 November 2021, payment of £350 for participation in a symposium. Hours: 1.5 hrs. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 29 November 2021)
Payment of £400 expected for participation in a symposium on 17 March 2022. Hours: 1.75 hrs. Fee will be paid direct to charity. (Registered 18 March 2022)
Payment of £200 expected for participation in a symposium on 10 May 2022. Hours: 1.5 hrs. Fee will be paid direct to charity. (Registered 18 July 2022)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for surveys. All fees donated directly to charity:
30 November 2021, payment of £225. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 30 November 2021)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: The Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco to the United Kingdom
Address of donor: 6 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0DH

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation, approx. value £2,450

Destination of visit: Morocco

Dates of visit: 31 May - 3 June 2022

Purpose of visit: UK Abraham Accords Group Parliamentary Delegation, including meetings with the Foreign Minister, Speaker of the House, the General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises (CGEM) and visiting a new university, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P).

(Registered 13 June 2022; updated 23 June 2022)
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, field and, as of 28 January 2022, a co-located residential property in Wiltshire: (i) and, from 28 January 2022, (ii). (Updated 28 January 2022)
8. Miscellaneous
From 20 April 2022, a Trustee of the UK Reserve Forces Association, which is part of the MOD and promotes the efficiency of reserve forces by providing opportunities for education, personal development and international experiences. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 11 May 2022)
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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