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Patrick Grady’s voting in Parliament
Patrick Grady 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 Patrick Grady’s votes.
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
59 votes for, 7 votes against, 12 absences, between 2017–2020
Consistently voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, between 2015–2016
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
Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
8 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2015–2016
Last updated: 20 Jan 2020.
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Patrick Grady has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the effect on (a) Culham Centre for Fusion Energy and (b) other UK nuclear research-related grant holders of losing access to the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor after the conclusion of the current contracts.
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of extending the visas of Chinese students to allow them remain in the UK until it is safe to return to China following the coronavirus outbreak.
What the Government’s policy is on maintaining the Sewel Convention.
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Scottish National Party MP for Glasgow North
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Patrick Grady campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Department for International Development
- Home Office
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Immigration: EU Nationals
- British Indian Ocean Territory
- Eritrea: Human Rights
- Surgical Mesh Implants
- Overseas Aid
Currently held offices
- SNP Chief Whip (since 20 Jun 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, European Statutory Instruments Committee (18 Jul 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Administration Committee (6 Nov 2017 to 22 Oct 2018)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (30 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (30 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Committee of Selection (12 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
- Member, Selection Committee (12 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Procedure Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (International Development) (20 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 153 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Patrick Grady’s speeches
- Has received answers to 111 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 82.35% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
Note SNP MPs do not generally vote on legislation not affecting Scotland, as these matters are devolved to the Scottish Parliament.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 378 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Feb 2020.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for opinion surveys:
23 August 2019, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 September 2019)
Payments from ComRes, Coveham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham KT11 3EP, for opinion surveys:
22 January 2019, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 04 October 2019)
20 February 2019, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 04 October 2019)
27 August 2019, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 04 October 2019)
£75 expected for a survey completed on 5 September 2019. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 04 October 2019)
£75 expected for a survey completed on 30 September 2019. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 October 2019)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for opinion surveys:
11 February 2019, payment of £30. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2020)
27 March 2019, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2020)
16 August 2019, payment of £40. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2020)
23 October 2019, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2020)
Payment of £60 expected for a survey completed on 14 October 2019. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2020)
9 December 2019, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2020)
View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register
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