Stephen Gethins’s voting in Parliament
Stephen Gethins 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 Stephen Gethins’s votes.
Generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, in 2016
Consistently voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, between 2015–2016
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Generally voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 18 votes against, 5 absences, between 2015–2016
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
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Last updated: 29 Jun 2017
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 11 Sep 2017.
Name of donor: Foundation Institute for Eastern Studies / Office of the Economic Forum
Address of donor: 85 Solec Street, 00-382 Warsaw
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): two nights accommodation with an approx. value of £135. The cost of flights were met by a non-registrable source.
Destination of visit: Krynica, Poland
Date of visit: 7-8 September 2016
Purpose of visit: to speak at the Economic Forum on the UK Referendum result.
(Registered 30 September 2016)
Name of Donor: Friedrich Ebert Foundation
Address of Donor: 1023 15th Street NW
, Suite 801, Washington, DC
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights £3,887 and accommodation £449, total value £4,336
Destination of visit: Washington D.C, United States of America
Dates of Visit: 11-13 September 2016
Purpose of visit: Seminar and series of meetings with US
officials and others on security issues along with other parliamentarians from EU
(Registered 05 October 2016
Name of donor: Remembering Srebrenica
Address of donor: c/o Turcan Connell, Princes Exchange, 1 Earl Grey Street, Edinburgh EH3 9EE
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights and accommodation with a value of £608
Destination of visit: Srebrenica
Dates of visit: 18-21 September 2016
Purpose of visit: for Educational and commemorative purposes.
(Registered 26 October 2016)
Name of donor: British Council
Address of donor: 10 Spring Gardens, London SW1A 2BN
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and in-country transport with a value of £721.48
Destination of visit: Morocco
Dates of visit: 20 March to 2 April 2017
Purpose of visit: British Council APPG
– Inquiry Committee Delegation Visit.
(Registered 27 April 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From 23 February 2016
, a flat in Edinburgh, owned jointly with my wife: (i) and (ii). (Registered 25 February 2016)
Adviser (unpaid) at Beyond Borders Scotland, a not-for profit organisation facilitating international dialogue and cultural exchange. (Registered 01 September 2015
When elected to the House on 7 May 2015
, I automatically became an unremunerated trustee of the Links Trust, St Andrews. It manages the golf courses owned by the public around the town. As a trustee I receive a card entitling me to 25% discount in the golf course shops or restaurants. (Registered 13 April 2016
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