Jo Swinson

Former Liberal Democrat MP for East Dunbartonshire

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Trade Union Regulation

There have been votes in Parliament on the way trade unions are regulated, including on the law related to industrial action and strike ballots.

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We don’t have enough information to calculate Jo Swinson’s position on this issue

However, Jo Swinson has taken part in the following votes on the topic:

  • On 22 Oct 2010: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on Lawful Industrial Action (Minor Errors) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 9 Jan 2008: Jo Swinson voted yes on Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill — Preventing prison officers from taking industrial action Show vote

The office of Jo Swinson MP has informed us that Jo was not available for some votes in the House of Commons from June 2017 until the summer recess, and from October 2017 until December 2017, as she was on parental leave. This affects the numerology section below. Please note that Ms Swinson continued to submit written questions throughout this period.

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