Alyn Smith’s voting in Parliament
Alyn Smith 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 Alyn Smith’s votes.
Has never voted on raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
0 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, in 2022.
Generally voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
1 vote for, 3 votes against, in 2020.
Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
0 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2020.
Absences for this policy may be affected COVID-19 restrictions.
Voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2020.
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
9 votes for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, between 2020–2022.
Consistently voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2022.
Last updated: 18 May 2022.
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 13 Nov 2023.
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From 13 May 2022, a house in Edinburgh co-owned with and occupied by family members: (i). (Registered 30 September 2022)
Honorary Vice President of the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (unpaid). (Registered 10 January 2020)
From 26 June 2020, Adviser (unpaid) to the Foreign Policy Centre Political Council. This is a nonpartisan organisation. (Registered 16 July 2020)
From 14 July 2016, a Member (unpaid) of the First Minister
’s Standing Council on Europe, an advisory body to the Scottish Government
. (Registered 23 July 2020)
From 20 July 2020, Political Adviser (unpaid) to the Political Advisory Board of the European Movement UK
, a pressure group. (Registered 23 July 2020)
Along with For the Citizens Ltd (known as The Citizens
) and three other MPs, since 19 October 2020 I have been party to judicial review proceedings crowdfunded through The Citizens, The Old Workshop, 1 Ecclesall Road South, Sheffield, S11 9PA. Total costs incurred to date between the four MPs, which will be capped, are £161,331 (consisting of £59,017.50 counsel fees, £102,059.50 solicitor fees, and £254 disbursements. (Registered 05 November 2020; updated 02 February 2021 and 30 April 2021)
From 13 June 2022, Member of the Board of Trustees of the Guardians of Scotland Trust. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 27 June 2022)
Along with two other MPs, since 16 March 2022 I have been party to a legal challenge filed in the European Court of Human Rights
at Strasbourg - which was confirmed by the Court on 5 September 2022. The legal proceedings are funded through crowdfunding by For the Citizens Ltd (known as The Citizens). Total costs incurred to date between the three MPs (and two other individuals), which will be capped under a fee agreement with our solicitors, are £28,536 (inc VAT
) (consisting of £3,570 counsel fees and £24,966 solicitors fees). (Registered 21 September 2022)
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