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Alister Jack

The Secretary of State for Scotland

Conservative MP for Dumfries and Galloway

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Alister Jack’s voting in Parliament

Alister Jack is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

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Last updated: 20 Jan 2020. Please share these votes responsibly.

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: Food Banks: Scotland 26 Feb 2020

    I currently have no plans to visit a food bank in my capacity as Secretary of State for Scotland in February and March 2020.
  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: City Region Deals: Clackmannanshire and Stirling 26 Feb 2020

    I am delighted to be able to confirm that we are making excellent progress and I, along with other partners, hope to sign the Stirling & Clackmannanshire City Region Full Deal on 26 February. This will herald a programme of transformation for the Stirling & Clackmannanshire region, part of the £1.4 billion commitment that the UK Government has made to Deals across Scotland.
  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: Scotland Office: Work Experience 18 Feb 2020

    In each of the last three years, the Office of the Secretary of State for Scotland has offered a small number of work experience opportunities to people under and over the age of 16. Due to the small numbers involved, specific details cannot be provided to protect the privacy and identity of the individuals concerned.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Dumfries and Galloway

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Treasury
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Northern Ireland Office
  • Scotland Office
  • Broadband: Dumfries and Galloway
  • Trade: Northern Ireland
  • MOD West Freugh
  • Money Laundering
  • Mobile Phones: Dumfries and Galloway

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for Scotland (since 24 Jul 2019)

Other offices held in the past

  • Government Whip (23 Apr 2019 to 24 Jul 2019)
  • Assistant Whip (20 Feb 2019 to 23 Apr 2019)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (14 Sep 2017 to 29 Oct 2018)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 29 Oct 2018)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 2 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Alister Jack’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 77.78% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 29 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Feb 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 21 February 2019, non-executive chairman and director of Fulling Mill Ltd (manufacturer of fishing flies), 8 Fairlawn Enterprise Park, Bonehurst Road, Salfords RH1 5GH. From July 2017 until 28 February 2019 I received £15,000 a year, paid monthly, for an estimated 60-80 hrs a year, chairing four board meetings a year and giving general advice. (Registered 03 July 2017; updated 22 February 2019)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: John Cooper
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000 paid to my campaign fund in monthly instalments between April 2018 and March 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 May 2018)
Name of donor: John Cooper
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000 paid to my campaign fund in monthly instalments between April 2019 and March 2020

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 March 2019)
Name of donor: James Jack
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my campaign fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 September 2019)
Name of donor: Sir Henry Keswick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my campaign fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: Chippendale Keswick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my campaign fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: Lady Sarah Keswick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my campaign fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: Simon Hodgson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my campaign fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: James Stewart
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 for my campaign fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: William F Forbes
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 for my campaign fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 January 2020)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Agricultural land in Dumfries and Galloway: (i) and (ii). (Registered 29 June 2017)
Two cottages in Dumfries and Galloway: (i) and (ii). (Registered 29 June 2017)
Salmon fishery in Dumfries and Galloway: (i) and (ii). (Registered 29 June 2017)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Atlantic Solway Holdings Ltd; investment holding company. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Cantco Ltd; Lloyds insurance underwriting. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Courance Farms. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Edinburgh Self Storage Ltd. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Fishfigure Ltd; fishing app. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Mollin HEP Ltd; hydro-electric power. (Registered 29 June 2017)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
One Rebel Ltd; fitness club. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Privet Capital Aeromet LP; supplier of aluminium and magnesium castings. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Until 15 April 2019, Privet Capital Pyser LP; supplier of precision optical and electro-optical equipment. (Registered 29 June 2017; updated 05 September 2019)
Rars Woodlands Ltd; Christmas tree grower. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Rars Woodlands 2 Ltd; Christmas tree grower. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Rars Woodlands 3 Ltd; Christmas tree grower. (Registered 29 June 2017)
Thomas Murray Network Management Ltd; custody rating on the global securities services industry. (Registered 29 June 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Until 18 December 2019, unpaid Director of Atlantic Salmon Trust, a charity for the conservation of wild salmon. (Registered 29 June 2017; updated 06 January 2020)
From December 2018, an unpaid director (formerly Chairman) of River Annan Trust, a charity promoting conservation work in the River Annan Catchment. (Registered 29 June 2017; updated 18 February 2019)
From December 2018, an unpaid board member (formerly Chairman) of the River Annan and District Salmon Fishery Board. (Registered 29 June 2017; updated 18 February 2019)
Unpaid Director of Atlantic Solway Holdings Ltd; investment holding company. (Registered 07 July 2017)
Unpaid Director of Cantco Ltd; Lloyds insurance underwriting. (Registered 07 July 2017)

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