Steven Paterson

Former MP, Stirling

Stirling Scottish National Party

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Recent appearances

  • Exiting the European Union: Scottish Food and Drink Sector 27 Apr 2017

    What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the effect on the Scottish food and drink sector of the UK leaving the EU.
  • Exiting the European Union: Scottish Food and Drink Sector 27 Apr 2017

    I am grateful for that answer. The Stirling constituency boasts many world-class food and drink companies, such as the Glengoyne and Deanston distilleries and Graham’s the Family Dairy. What assurances can the Minister give me, if any, that during the Brexit negotiations, access to the important EU market for those excellent companies will be maintained and protected?
  • The Prime Minister Was Asked: Engagements 26 Apr 2017

    My constituent, Mr Buchanan, has suffered several serious strokes and requires extensive care. He was deemed to have missed his appointment for an Atos assessment when Atos arrived early for the appointment and his carers had not yet helped him to get up. As a result, his benefits were stopped. Why is the Government’s welfare regime punishing vulnerable people like my constituent?

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Former Scottish National Party MP for Stirling

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Steven Paterson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health
  • Cybercrime
  • Trident Missiles
  • Iraq Committee of Inquiry
  • Air Force: Officers
  • Astute Class Submarines

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  • Has spoken in 62 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Steven Paterson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 36 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 69.59% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 70 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 63 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys. All payments are donated to charity or local causes. (Registered 21 July 2016)
21 January 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 July 2016)
9 March 2016, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 July 2016)
1 April 2016, payment of £25. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 July 2016)
1 April 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 July 2016)
16 May 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 July 2016)
18 July 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 July 2016)
18 October 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 19 October 2016)
31 October 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 31 October 2016)
12 December 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 December 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Armed Forces Parliamentary Trust
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): return flights to Calgary £675.05 and AFPT hosted supper £39.59, total value £714.64

Destination of visit: British Army Training Unit Suffield, Canada

Date of visit: 25-28 August 2016

Purpose of visit: As part of the Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme.

(Registered 26 September 2016)
Name of donor: Armed Forces Parliamentary Trust (AFPT)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): AFPT hosted dinner during visit to British Forces in Cyprus, with a value of £26.35

Destination of visit: Cyprus

Dates of visit: 1 August 2016

Purpose of visit: As part of the Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme.

(Registered 02 December 2016)
Name of donor: Government of Taiwan
Address of donor: Taipei Representative Office in the UK, 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, accommodation and meals with a value of £3,800

Destination of visit: Taiwan

Dates of visit: 24-30 August 2016

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation to discuss trade and cultural relations between Taiwan and the UK.

(Registered 02 December 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
50% share of a flat in Stirling: (i). (Registered 28 May 2015)

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