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Alan Brown’s voting in Parliament
Alan Brown is a Scottish National Party MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.
This is a selection of Alan Brown’s votes.
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, between 2016–2020.
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 21 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016.
Generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, between 2016–2020.
Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016.
Voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016.
Generally voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2020.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2020.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether his Department holds information on how many Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) awards have been made for biomass boilers installed by the company VIRO.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether his Department hold information on how many Renewable Heat Incentive contracts have been terminated for biomass boilers installed by the company VIRO.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether his Department holds information on how many Renewable Heat Incentive applications have been rejected for biomass boilers installed by the company VIRO.
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Scottish National Party MP for Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Alan Brown campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- Department for Transport
- HM Treasury
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Cottam Power Station
- Social Security: UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement
- Emergency Services: Scotland
- Chippenham Power Station
- Severn Power Station
Currently held offices
- Member, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change) (since 7 Jan 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Energy) (1 Jul 2018 to 7 Jan 2020)
- Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Transport) (20 Jun 2017 to 7 Jan 2020)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Infrastructure and Energy) (20 Jun 2017 to 1 Jul 2018)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (28 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
SNP MPs only attend sittings where the legislation pertains to Scotland.
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 26 Jul 2021.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for surveys:
9 February 2021, received £140 for a survey on 8 January 2021. Hours: 35 mins. (Registered 30 April 2021)
16 April 2021, received £60 for a survey on 26 January 2021. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 30 April 2021)
30 April 2021, received £100 for a survey on 10 February 2021. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 30 April 2021)
30 April 2021, received £100 for a survey on 25 March 2021. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 30 April 2021)
Payments from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for surveys:
18 December 2021, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 13 May 2021)
24 June 2021, received £275. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 19 July 2021)
Unremunerated director of Newmilns Snow and Sports Complex
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