Douglas Chapman

MP, Dunfermline and West Fife

Dunfermline and West Fife Scottish National Party

Douglas Chapman’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: European Fighter Aircraft 24 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, with reference to the Answer of 14 March 2016 to Question 30993, what the timeline is for the procurement and installation of a collision warning system for the Typhoon aircraft.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: NATO: Military Exercises 24 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many (a) military assets and (b) personnel from his Department took part in NATO exercise Dynamic Manta from 13 to 25 March 2017.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces: Housing 24 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 3 April 2017 to Question 69280, how many of the (a) service family accommodation and (b) single living accommodation units are located in, or in the vicinity of, (i) RAF Lossiemouth, (ii) Kinloss Barracks, (iii) Redford Barracks, (iv) Glencorse Barracks, (v) Fort George Barracks and (vi) HMNB Clyde.

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Scottish National Party MP for Dunfermline and West Fife

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

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Topics of interest

Douglas Chapman campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Scotland Office
  • Department for International Trade
  • Department for Energy and Climate Change
  • Joint Strike Fighter Aircraft
  • Dover House
  • Maritime Patrol Aircraft
  • European Fighter Aircraft
  • Aircraft Carriers

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (since 10 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee (since 8 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Defence Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Douglas Chapman’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 135 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 during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 56.10% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 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") 23 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Clarion Events
Address of donor: Fulham Green, 69-79 Fulham High Street, London SW6 3JW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets for my staff to attend the F-35 Lightning II conference within the ITEC exhibition at the Excel on 19 May 2016. Only one of these tickets were used. Total value £1,000.

Date received: 3 May 2016

Date accepted: 4 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00454826

(Registered 10 June 2016)

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