David Mundell

Conservative MP for Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale

@davidmundelldct https://facebook.com/DavidMundellMP

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David Mundell’s voting in Parliament

David Mundell is a Conservative MP, and 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:

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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

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Topics of interest

David Mundell campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Foreign
  • Commonwealth and Development Office
  • Scotland
  • Trade and Industry
  • Work and Pensions
  • Money
  • Insurance: Coronavirus
  • Global Fund to Fight AIDS
  • Tuberculosis and Malaria
  • Elections
  • Pool Re: Events Industry

Currently held offices

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 23 Mar 2020)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Scotland (8 May 2015 to 24 Jul 2019)
  • 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)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Jun 2022.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: IX Wireless Ltd
Address of donor: 4 Lockside Office Park, Lockside Road, Riversway, Preston PR2 2YS

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

Donor status: company, registration 11008144

(Registered 21 July 2021)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London, W1K 1NB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, internal travel and meals with a value of £7,473.67

Destination of visit: Qatar

Dates of visit: 7-13 October 2021

Purpose of visit: British-Qatari APPG visit to meet ministers and officials to discuss Qatar's humanitarian and political response to the Afghanistan crisis, preparations for the World Cup, workers' rights reform and bilateral relations.

(Registered 26 October 2021)
Name of donor: RESULTS UK
Address of donor: 31-33 Bondway, London SW8 1SJ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £1,509.99; accommodation £777.92; food £235.71, taxis: £143.36; misc (Covid tests, tour of DC, etc) £110; total value £2,776.98

Destination of visit: Washington, D.C.

Dates of visit: 19-23 April 2022

Purpose of visit: To attend the replenishment conference of the Global Financing Facility at the Canadian Embassy and a series of meetings with World Bank leadership and CSO groups on the margins of the World Bank Spring Meetings.

(Registered 08 June 2022)

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