Drew Hendry

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Trade)

Scottish National Party MP for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey

@drewhendrysnp https://facebook.com/DrewHendrySNP

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Drew Hendry’s voting in Parliament

Drew Hendry 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 random selection of Drew Hendry’s votes, where they voted similarly to their party.

Last updated: 12 Oct 2020. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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Drew Hendry has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: UK Trade with EU: Import Controls 7 Oct 2021

    To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, whether the devolved Administrations (a) were consulted by his Department and (b) consented to the decision to extend the delay on EU trade import controls beyond October 2021.
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: UK Trade with EU: Import Controls 7 Oct 2021

    To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, whether his Department has carried out an impact assessment of extending the delay on EU trade import controls beyond October 2021 on the competitiveness of UK exporters compared with importers; and whether he has plans to publish any such assessment.
  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment 23 Sep 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the average waiting time is for personal independence payment claims to be reviewed by a Health Professional prior to determining the best method for undertaking an assessment in the most recent period for which figures are available; and whether that waiting time has met her Department's targets set for that process.

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Scottish National Party MP for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey

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

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Topics of interest

Drew Hendry campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Transport
  • Treasury
  • Home Office
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Universal Credit
  • Children: Maintenance
  • Energy: Prices
  • Members: Correspondence

Currently held offices

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Trade) (since 1 Feb 2021)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (20 Jun 2017 to 1 Feb 2021)
  • Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Transport) (20 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Oct 2021.

1. Employment and earnings
11 May 2021, received £110 from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for a survey. Hours: approx. 1.5 hrs. (Registered 14 May 2021)
30 July 2021, payment of £275 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Street, London EW1 1YW, for a survey. Hours: 1 hr 45 mins. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 06 August 2021)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Teclan Ltd, a digital marketing company. (Registered 04 June 2015)

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