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 selection of Drew Hendry’s votes.
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 21 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
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
Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
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Drew Hendry has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2017
I thank the right hon. Member for Birkenhead (Frank Field) for securing the debate and congratulate the hon. Member for Banff and Buchan (David Duguid) on his maiden speech. I note that the comparative beauties of our constituencies are yet another thing to disagree on across the Chamber. Universal credit was piloted in Inverness way back in 2013. I am always astounded by the lengths to...
If Conservative Members listen to the recording, they will hear the laughter loudly. If it was not any of those things, was it the fact that we are having problems in Inverness? The manager of the local citizens advice bureau tweeted yesterday: “Sad when the misery and suffering that is caused by UC could be found amusing by anyone—suggest they try it for a few months.” Some...
On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. I seek your guidance. Yesterday at Prime Minister’s questions I raised the plight of cancer patients, some of whom are dying as they wait for their universal credit payment, and the issue of terminally ill people having to self-declare as dying when applying for universal credit, even though they might not want to do so. My question was not...
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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
Topics of interest
Drew Hendry campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department for Culture
- Media and Sport
- Department for Transport
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- HM Treasury
- Radio Frequencies
- Department for Transport: Public Expenditure
- Aerospace Industry
Currently held offices
- Member, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (since 20 Jun 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Transport) (20 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.
1. Employment and earnings
10 October 2017
, payment of £150 from ComRes, Coveham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham KT11 3EP, for a survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 17 October 2017)
Name of donor: Rolls-Royce Plc
Address of donor: 62 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6AT
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation with a value of £1,445.23
Destination of visit: Berlin, Brandenburg
Dates of visit: 17–20 September 2016
Purpose of visit: British-German APPG
visit to the German Parliament, Chancellery, Ministries, Rolls-Royce aero-engine factory and meet with German business and parliamentarians to discuss the EU Referendum
and its future impact.
(Registered 04 November 2016
Name of donor: Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: c/o Gibraltar house, 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flight and accommodation with a value of £1,032
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Dates of visit: 7-10 September 2017
Purpose of visit: for their National Day
(Registered 13 September 2017)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Teclan Ltd, a digital marketing company. (Registered 04 June 2015
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