Patricia Gibson

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Consumer Affairs)

Scottish National Party MP for North Ayrshire and Arran


Patricia Gibson’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Women and Equalities: Topical Questions 17 Oct 2019

    In the spirit of equality, the Electoral Reform Society has said that compulsory photo ID for voters will potentially leave millions of voters voiceless. Some 3.5 million voters have no photo ID at all, with the most affected being the elderly, ethnic minorities and those who are socially disadvantaged. Is it not the case that the suppression of voter participation is dangerous and will...
  • Britain’S Place in the World 15 Oct 2019

    I was listening very carefully when the Minister was talking about the importance of being positive about Brexit because the Institute for Fiscal Studies said last week that the UK is £60 billion worse off already as a result of Brexit, and we have not left yet, and it also said that the UK economy is now 2.5% to 3% smaller than it would be had the Brexit process not been started....
  • Imprisonment of Catalan Leaders 15 Oct 2019

    It is quite difficult to sit and listen to the Minister talking about the importance of observing the rule of law. I wait for him, when he gets back on his feet, to condemn the Leader of the House, sitting beside him on the Bench, who condemned the judges who found against the Government’s breach of the law during Prorogation. Clearly, the sentences that were passed down in Madrid were an...

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Scottish National Party MP for North Ayrshire and Arran

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

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Topics of interest

Patricia Gibson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Ministry of Defence
  • AWE: Occupational Pensions
  • Vat
  • Direct Marketing
  • Consumers: Prices
  • Emergency Services Network: North Ayrshire and Arran

Currently held offices

  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Consumer Affairs) (since 20 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Procedure Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 139 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Patricia Gibson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 71.21% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 17–18 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") 305 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys:
12 July 2019, received £150. Hours: approx. 90 mins. (Registered 29 July 2019)
9 August 2019, received £75. Hours: approx. 25 mins. (Registered 11 September 2019)
11 September 2019, received £150. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 11 September 2019)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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