John Lamont

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

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Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk Conservative

John Lamont’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Universal Credit: Points of Order 5 Nov 2018

    On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. I seek your guidance as I am a relatively new Member of this House. It came to my attention on Friday that the hon. Member for Perth and North Perthshire (Pete Wishart) was visiting my constituency at the weekend. I did not receive advance notice of his visit. I understand that the purpose of the visit was to hold a rally to do a number of things,...
  • Universal Credit: Prevention of Ill Health: Government Vision 5 Nov 2018

    I very much welcome the statement today. I also welcome the Government’s commitment to the daily mile in primary schools—I am a particular fan of it because it was invented by a Scottish headteacher in Stirlingshire. Does the Secretary of State agree that young people being fit and active is good for their mental, social and physical wellbeing?
  • Budget Resolutions - Income Tax (Charge) 1 Nov 2018

    I am delighted to support this Budget, which delivers for my constituents in the Scottish borders and all people across Scotland. Scotland is lucky enough to have two Governments, but their economic records could not be so far apart. Others have spoken very well about what the UK Government are delivering for Scotland, and I want to focus my remarks on how the Scottish Government are failing...

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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: 29 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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