John Lamont

MP, Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk; Former MSP, Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk

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Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk Conservative

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Agriculture Bill 10 Oct 2018

    The real risk to Scottish farmers is the fact that the SNP Scottish Government have failed to opt in to this Bill and failed to introduce a Bill in the Scottish Parliament to allow Scottish farmers to get the support they will desperately need after Brexit. Does my hon. Friend agree that it is the SNP who are letting Scottish farmers down?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Sport and Recidivism 9 Oct 2018

    What assessment he has made of the potential role of sport in reducing recidivism.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Sport and Recidivism 9 Oct 2018

    The impact that sport can have is highlighted by the incredible story of John McAvoy, who discovered a talent for endurance sport while in prison serving a long sentence, and who is now a world record holder and a professional triathlete. Although not every offender will go on to complete an Ironman, sport can greatly reduce reoffending rates. What consideration has been given to improving...

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Conservative MP for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, Former Conservative MSP for Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 3 May 2007 — Election

Left the Scottish Parliament on 4 May 2017 — Resigned

Also represented Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire; Roxburgh and Berwickshire

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Scotland Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Local Growth Deals: Scottish Borders
  • Mobile Phones
  • Broadband: Scotland
  • Income Tax: Scotland
  • Broadband: Berwickshire
  • Roxburgh and Selkirk

Currently held offices

  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (since 30 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (since 30 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 15 Oct 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sri Lanka
Address of donor: Republic Building, Colombo 1, Sri Lanka

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, meals and accommodation with an approx. value of £7,750

Destination of visit: Sri Lanka (Colombo, Jaffna, Kandy)

Dates of visit: 2-8 January 2018

Purpose of visit: Participation in a study tour (Anglo-Sri Lankan relations, international trade, port city reconstruction, endangered species).

(Registered 01 February 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
Solicitor (non-practising). (Registered 26 June 2017)
I am a member of the Law Society of England and Wales. (Registered 26 June 2017)
I am a trustee of the St Abbs Lifeboat Trust. (Registered 26 June 2017)
I am a member of the Rail Action Group East of Scotland (RAGES). (Registered 26 June 2017)

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