Paul Monaghan’s voting in Parliament
Paul Monaghan 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 Paul Monaghan’s votes.
Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Consistently 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, 18 votes against, 5 absences, between 2015–2016
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
18 votes for, 3 votes against, between 2016–2017
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2016
Almost always voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
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Paul Monaghan has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if his Department will make an assessment of the potential effect of the UK's decision to leave the EU on the level of funding available for businesses; and if he will make a statement.
What steps he is taking to support the transition to a low-carbon economy.
Given that Scotland’s renewable energy will be cheaper than that produced at Hinkley by the time it is complete and that Brexit is already pushing up the build costs of these reactors in an environment where the UK Government have unilaterally decided to abandon the protection of Euratom, will you scrap the costly and inefficient nuclear obsession in favour of a low-carbon future?
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Scottish National Party MP for Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Paul Monaghan campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Department for Energy and Climate Change
- Department for Environment
- Food and Rural Affairs
- Home Office
- HM Treasury
- Social Security Benefits
- Electricity: Meters
- Civil Nuclear Constabulary
- Fuels: Rebates
- Fisheries: Finance
Currently held offices
- Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sub-Committee (since 14 Oct 2015)
- Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (28 Nov 2016 to 6 Feb 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: EDF
Address of donor: Ampère 1, Place Pleyel 93282 Saint Denis Cedex, France
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): rail tickets £490, coach travel £82.55 and accommodation/subsistence £205.47; total £778.02
Destination of visit: Flamanville, France
Date of visit: 3-4 March 2016
Purpose of visit: Fact-finding delegation to ‘Flamanville 3’ European Pressurised Water Reactor.
(Registered 22 March 2016)
Name of donor: International Harm Reduction Association
Address of donor: Unit 2C09, Southbank Technopark, 90 London Road, London SE1 6LN
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £2,706.95; accommodation £837.49; subsistence £276; total £3,820.44
Destination of visit: New York, United States of America
Date of visit: 17-21 April 2016
Purpose of visit: To participate in the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem.
(Registered 25 April 2016)
Name of donor: BASF
Address of donor: BASF SE
/S - C100, 67056 Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): air tickets £275.38; one nights accommodation/subsistence £120; total £395.38
Destination of visit: Ludwigshafen, Germany
Date of visit: 21-22 July 2016
Purpose of visit: To visit the BASF Chemical Works and BASF Headquarters, and to discuss the implications of the UK's separation from the European Union.
(Registered 08 August 2016
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