Owen Thompson

SNP Chief Whip

Scottish National Party MP for Midlothian

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Owen Thompson’s voting in Parliament

Owen Thompson is a Scottish National Party MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.

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Last updated: 17 Jan 2024. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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Scottish National Party MP for Midlothian

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Owen Thompson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Treasury
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Home Office
  • Foreign
  • Commonwealth and Development Office
  • Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme
  • Armed Forces Compensation Scheme and War Pensions
  • Beer: Excise Duties
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Military Bases: Glencorse

Currently held offices

  • SNP Chief Whip (since 4 Sep 2023)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (since 7 Feb 2023)
  • Member, Consolidation, &c., Bills (Joint Committee) (since 6 Jul 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committees Bill ( 8 Mar 2023 to 15 Mar 2023)
  • Member, Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles (Disabled Persons) Bill Committee ( 2 Feb 2022 to 9 Feb 2022)
  • SNP Chief Whip ( 9 Mar 2021 to 7 Dec 2022)
  • Member, Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [Lords] Committee ( 4 Feb 2021 to 9 Feb 2021)
  • Member, Procedure Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 12 Sep 2023)
  • Member, European Statutory Instruments Committee (10 Feb 2020 to 25 May 2021)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (27 Jan 2020 to 25 May 2021)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (27 Jan 2020 to 25 May 2021)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (21 Jan 2020 to 12 Sep 2023)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (15 Jan 2020 to 25 May 2021)
  • SNP Whip ( 7 Jan 2020 to 9 Mar 2021)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (17 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • SNP Whip (20 May 2015 to 3 May 2017)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Feb 2024.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Midlothian: (i). (Registered 09 January 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
Trustee of White Ribbon Scotland, a campaign to end violence against women. (Registered 09 January 2020)

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