John Finucane

Sinn Féin MP for Belfast North

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John Finucane’s voting in Parliament

John Finucane is a Sinn Féin MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Sinn Féin MPs.

This is a selection of John Finucane’s votes.

  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
  • Has never voted on more EU integration
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency

Last updated: 1 Sep 2020. Please share these votes responsibly.

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John Finucane

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Sinn Féin MP for Belfast North

Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Sep 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
23 December 2019, received £1,608.74 from Belfast City Council, Belfast City Hall, BT1 5GS, for my role as Mayor of Belfast. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 07 January 2020)
Until further notice, Director of Finucane Toner Ltd, solicitors, of 76-78 Castle St, Belfast BT1 1HD. I receive £4,672 a month in return for an expected monthly commitment of between 40 and 80 hours since January 2020. (Registered 07 January 2020; updated 08 July 2020)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Friends of Sinn Féin Inc. (FOSF)
Address of donor: 420 Lexington Avenue. Rm 300, New York NY10170

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, transport, accommodation and subsistence to the value of £1,318

Destination of visit: Washington and New York USA

Dates of visit: 13-17 January 2020

Purpose of visit: To attend meetings organised by Friends of Sinn Féin.

(Registered 07 February 2020)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Belfast: (i). (Registered 07 January 2020)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Finucane Toner Ltd; solicitors. (Registered 07 January 2020)

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