Martyn Day’s voting in Parliament
Martyn Day 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 Martyn Day’s votes.
Voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2016
Voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 20 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
44 votes for, 3 votes against, 8 absences, between 2016–2018
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Last updated: 19 Nov 2018
I have been listening carefully to the Chancellor’s speech. At the very beginning, he said that divided nations are not successful nations. I am inclined to agree with him, but how does he square that comment with a potentially differentiated deal for Northern Ireland that will leave Scotland at a competitive disadvantage?
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Scotland on the potential effect on the Scottish economy of the proposed abolition of the free movement of people between the UK and the EU after the UK leaves the EU.
The average EU citizen living and working in Scotland contributes £10,400 a year in tax revenues. Does the Minister think it is acceptable to cut the Scottish tax intake by £2 billion by 2040?
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Scottish National Party MP for Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Martyn Day campaigned to remain in the European Union
- HM Treasury
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Home Office
- Tobacco: Smuggling
- Immigrants: EU Nationals
- Revenue and Customs: West Lothian
- Personal Independence Payment
- Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit: Dupuytren's Contracture
Currently held offices
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 9 Jul 2018)
- Member, Petitions Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Public Accounts Commission (16 Nov 2017 to 9 Jul 2018)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 9 Jul 2018)
- Member, Petitions Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Administration Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 61 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Martyn Day’s speeches
- Has received answers to 113 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 70.80% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- 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") 109 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 3 Dec 2018.
Name of donor: Goodwin Jewellers PVT
Address of donor: A101 Ankit Chs Opp Kasturi Plaza, Manpada Road, Dombivali East, Maharashtra, India
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Internal flight from Mumbai to Trivandrum and accommodation in Mumbai for myself and my partner, approx. value £650
Destination of visit: Mumbai and Trivandrum, India
Dates of visit: 18-21 August 2018
Purpose of visit: This was accepted as part of a detour on a family holiday, the purpose of which was to discuss, with the donor, other businesses and volunteers, business opportunities within the UK and charitable activities relating to the ongoing Kerala flooding.
(Registered 18 September 2018
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