Peter Grant’s voting in Parliament
Peter Grant 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 Peter Grant’s votes.
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2016
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 21 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
18 votes for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, between 2016–2017
Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
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Peter Grant has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
I cannot give any personal constituency experience, but I have good friends in a neighbouring constituency who wanted to offer their entire house to Syrian refugees. At that point the reason they could not was that the Home Office was not planning to let in enough Syrian refugees for Fife’s quota to fill one big house in North East Fife. That may be why people have not offered to...
Thank you, Mr Streeter. I am very pleased to contribute to the debate, and I join in commending the hon. Member for Brent Central (Dawn Butler) on her passionate and deeply personal speech. I still vividly remember when I first discovered what race discrimination was. At the age of eight or nine, I was watching the TV in my granny’s house and I realised that there was a lot of stuff in...
Nobody knows what the answer will be when the people of Scotland are asked the simple question of whether they will choose hard Brexit as part of the UK, or full partnership with 27 sovereign states in the European Union. Does the Prime Minister agree that that question should be asked at a time when, whatever the democratic answer from the people, it can be seamlessly implemented, which...
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Scottish National Party MP for Glenrothes
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Peter Grant campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Scotland Office
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Wales Office
- Cabinet Office
- SG First Minister: Diplomatic Relations
- Foreign Relations: Scotland
- Department of Energy and Climate Change: Freedom of Information
- Government Equalities Office: Freedom of Information
- Department for Business
- Innovation and Skills: Freedom of Information
Currently held offices
- Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (since 31 Oct 2016)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 9 Nov 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 28 Nov 2016)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 68 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Peter Grant’s speeches
- Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 67.91% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 103 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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