Brendan O'Hara’s voting in Parliament
Brendan O'Hara 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 Brendan O'Hara’s votes.
Voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
42 votes for, 2 votes against, 13 absences, between 2016–2018
Voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
7 votes 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, 19 votes against, 4 absences, between 2015–2016
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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: BT
Address of donor: 81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality at the Six Nations Rugby match, with a total value of £1,200
Date received: 24 February 2018
Date accepted: 24 February 2018
Donor status: company, registration 4190816
(Registered 19 March 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation
(2) Mamont Foundation (3) WWF
UK (4) British Group Inter-Parliamentary Union, all via the APPG
for the Polar Regions
Address of donor: (1) Villa Girasole, 16 Boulevard de Suisse, 98000, Monaco
Box 472, St Julian
’s Court, St Julian’s Avenue, St Peter Port, GY1 6AX, Guernsey, Channel Islands
(3) The Living Planet Centre, Rufford House, Brewery Rd, Woking GU21 4LL
(4) 6th Floor, Millbank House, 1 Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P 4RP
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) £1,021.59
(2) £970.30 (3) £204.32 (4) £510.79
The APPG for the Polar Regions used these sums to meet the costs of flights, local travel, food, accommodation and tour fees, which together had a total value of approximately £2,707, after a personal contribution of £200.
Destination of visit: Greenland
Dates of visit: 24 – 30 August 2018
Purpose of visit: To establish and develop dialogue with the Parliament and Government of Greenland; promote awareness and understanding among UK Parliamentarians of challenges and opportunities facing Greenland as a consequence of environmental, geopolitical and economic change; to visit British scientists and learn more about Britain’s contribution to Arctic science.
(Registered 12 October 2018)
Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
(which receives support from the Sir Joseph Hotung Charitable Settlement)
Address of donor: 33a Islington Park Street, London N1 1QB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and transport, with a total value of £1,570
Destination of visit: West Bank
Dates of visit: 17-21 September 2018
Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.
(Registered 12 October 2018)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Director and shareholder of Oh! Television; a television production company. The company has not traded. (Registered 11 January 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Catherine O'Hara, as part time Constituency
Assistant. (Registered 19 January 2016)
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