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Owen Thompson

Scottish National Party - Midlothian

SNP Chief Whip

(since March 2021)

Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 21st April 2021
15:40
Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 28th April 2021
16:30
Division Votes
Monday 19th April 2021
Finance (No. 2) Bill
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 42 Scottish National Party Aye votes vs 0 Scottish National Party No votes
Tally: Ayes - 261 Noes - 367
Speeches
Thursday 15th April 2021
Business of the House

May I associate myself with the comments of the Leader of the House and the shadow Leader of the House, …

Written Answers
Thursday 25th March 2021
Income Tax: Low Incomes
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will make it his policy to not freeze the threshold for …
Early Day Motions
Thursday 25th March 2021
Jim Ralston of the 1st Loanhead Boys Brigade
That this House gives its sincere and heartfelt thanks to Jim Ralston for his twelve years of service as Captain …
Bills
Wednesday 20th January 2021
Ministerial Interests (Emergency Powers) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to require a Minister to make an oral statement to Parliament if a contract is awarded under emergency …
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
1. Employment and earnings
30 December 2019, received salary of £1,020.98 from the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh EH99 1SP, for work done as staff of …
EDM signed
Friday 26th March 2021
Immigration
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Immigration (Guidance on Detention of Vulnerable Persons) Regulations …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Owen Thompson has voted in 170 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.

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Debate information

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Sparring Partners
Jacob Rees-Mogg (Conservative) Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons (22 debate interactions) View debates with Jacob Rees-Mogg Mike Penning (Conservative) (13 debate interactions) View debates with Mike Penning Theresa May (Conservative) (12 debate interactions) View debates with Theresa May View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Midlothian Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
238,884
Petition Closed

Extend maternity leave by 3 months with pay in light of COVID-19

Gov Responded - 14 May 2020 Debated on - 5 Oct 2020 View Owen Thompson's petition debate contributions
20 Oct 2020
closed 6 months ago

In light of the recent outbreak and lock down, those on maternity leave should be given 3 extra months paid leave, at least. This time is for bonding and social engaging with other parents and babies through baby groups which are vital for development and now everything has been cancelled.


Most recent EDMs signed by Owen Thompson

Date Tabled Title Signatures
24 Mar 2021
Owen Thompson signed this EDM on Friday 26th March 2021

Immigration

Tabled by: Keir Starmer (Labour - Holborn and St Pancras)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Immigration (Guidance on Detention of Vulnerable Persons) Regulations 2021 (S.I., 2021, No. 184), dated 23 February 2021, a copy of which was laid before this House on 25 February 2021, be annulled.
63 signatures
(Most recent: 19 Apr 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 34
Scottish National Party: 18
Liberal Democrat: 6
Independent: 2
Alba Party: 1
Alliance: 1
Green Party: 1
25 Mar 2021
Owen Thompson signed this EDM as the primary signatory on Thursday 25th March 2021

Jim Ralston of the 1st Loanhead Boys Brigade

Tabled by: Owen Thompson (Scottish National Party - Midlothian)
That this House gives its sincere and heartfelt thanks to Jim Ralston for his twelve years of service as Captain of the 1st Loanhead Boys Brigade and his many years of selfless voluntary work on behalf of them, as well as the local community; recognises Jim as a towering figure …
17 signatures
(Most recent: 14 Apr 2021)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 17
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Commons initiatives

Owen Thompson has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Owen Thompson has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

2 Bills introduced by Owen Thompson


A Bill to require a Minister to make an oral statement to Parliament if a contract is awarded under emergency statutory powers to a person in whom, or a company in which, a Minister has a personal, political or financial interest.


Last Event - 1st Reading (Commons)
Wednesday 20th January 2021
(Read Debate)

A Bill to make provision about controls on the transportation of nuclear weapons.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Wednesday 20th January 2016

Owen Thompson has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


433 Written Questions

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Income Tax: Low Incomes Regional Planning and Development: Scotland CITB and CITB Northern Ireland: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Treasury: Marketing Directors: Coronavirus Financial Services: UK Trade with EU Coronavirus: Disease Control Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Bankruptcy: Tax Avoidance Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Fraud Coronavirus Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Coronavirus: Disease Control Coronavirus Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund and Self-employment Income Support Scheme Employment: Coronavirus Revenue and Customs: Tax Avoidance Tax Avoidance Beer: Excise Duties Tobacco: Excise Duties Smoking Tobacco: Excise Duties Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme Gift Aid Duty Free Allowances Duty Free Allowances: Scotland Beer: Small Businesses Beer: Small Businesses Unpaid Taxes: Coronavirus Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Tax Avoidance Tax Avoidance Beer: Excise Duties Beer: Excise Duties Beer: Excise Duties Beer: Excise Duties Beer: Scotland Business: Coronavirus Companies: Finance Self-employment Income Support Scheme Beer: Excise Duties Beer: Excise Duties Personal Income Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Beer: Excise Duties Beer: Excise Duties Beer: Excise Duties Corporation Tax: Coronavirus Self-employment Income Support Scheme: Barristers Self-employment Income Support Scheme: Barristers Self-employment Income Support Scheme Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Members: Correspondence Beer: Excise Duties Business: Coronavirus Self-employment Income Support Scheme: Directors Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Directors Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Sole Traders Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Sole Traders Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Sole Traders Small Businesses: Coronavirus Employment: Coronavirus Business: Coronavirus Business: Coronavirus Employment: Coronavirus Radio: VAT Exemptions Radio: VAT Exemptions Third Sector: VAT Exemptions Tax Avoidance Tax Avoidance Employment: Taxation Tax Avoidance Employment: Taxation Temporary Employment: Taxation City Region Deals: Edinburgh Local Government: Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Local Government: Scotland Local Government: Scotland Economic Situation City Region Deals: Edinburgh NHS: Fees and Charges Welfare Tax Credits NHS: Fees and Charges Dividend Tax Credits Treasury: Pay Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Marketing Consumer Goods: Prices Computers and Video Games: Prices Video Games: Prices Employment: Pregnancy Pregnancy: Conditions of Employment USA: Spaceflight USA: Spaceflight USA: Spaceflight Spaceflight: USA Spaceflight: USA Heating: Carbon Emissions LaunchUK Industry Group Galileo System Galileo System Parental Leave Employment Tribunals Service: Applications Galileo System Hydrogen: Finance Higher Education: Research OneWeb Global Challenges Research Fund Oneweb: Investment Galileo System OneWeb: Investment Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Buildings: Heating Construction: Contracts Construction: Contracts OneWeb: Investment Global Navigation Satellite Systems Space Technology Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Hydrogen Satellites Global Navigation Satellite Systems Satellites Global Navigation Satellite Systems Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Spaceflight: USA Spaceflight: USA Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Construction Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Construction Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Construction Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Competition and Markets Authority Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Home Shopping: Coronavirus Home Shopping: Coronavirus Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Small Businesses: Beer Home Shopping: Coronavirus Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Nuclear Weapons Nuclear Weapons Nuclear Weapons Nuclear Weapons Trident Submarines Trident Submarines Ministry of Defence: Marketing Defence: Expenditure Military Exercises Armed Forces: Training Cybercrime: Finance Military Exercises National Security Technology: Disclosure of Information Science: China Cybercrime and Nuclear Weapons National Security: Disinformation Belarus: Armed Forces USA: Riot Control Weapons Ministry of Defence: Contracts Military Bases: Glencorse Armed Forces: Housing Armed Forces: Housing Military Bases: Glencorse Military Bases: Glencorse Armed Forces: Housing Military Bases: Glencorse RAF Leuchars RAF Leuchars Military Bases: Glencorse Military Bases: Glencorse Military Bases: Glencorse Military Bases: Glencorse Military Bases: Glencorse Armed Forces: Sexual Offences Armed Forces: Sexual Offences Armed Forces: Sexual Offences Armed Forces: Sexual Offences Nuclear Weapons: Transport Nuclear Power: Accidents Nuclear Power: Accidents Radioactive Materials: Transport Radioactive Materials: Transport Radioactive Materials: Transport Radioactive Materials: Transport Radioactive Materials: Transport Trident Strategic Defence and Security Review: Scotland Nuclear Weapons: Transport Counter Disinformation Unit Social Media: Disinformation Social Media: Disinformation Social Media Social Media Social Media: Disinformation Social Media: Disinformation Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Marketing Third Sector: Finance Third Sector: Finance Events Industry and Hospitality Industry: Coronavirus Events Industry and Hospitality Industry: Coronavirus Data Protection: EU Law Treaties: Privacy USA: Data Protection USA: Data Protection Disinformation: Coronavirus Disinformation: Coronavirus Gambling: Coronavirus Gambling: Coronavirus Gambling: Coronavirus Gambling: Video Games Gambling: Coronavirus Football: Television Big Lottery Fund Big Lottery Fund Big Lottery Fund: Scotland Big Lottery Fund: Scotland Big Lottery Fund: Scotland Big Lottery Fund: Scotland Broadcasting: Football Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Marketing China: Falun Gong Developing Countries: Coronavirus Violence: Females Humanitarian Aid Development Aid Vaccination: Children Armed Conflict: Sexual Offences Forced Marriage: Children Nutrition: Development Aid Sanitation: Development Aid Treaty On the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Catalonia: Sovereignty Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Reorganisation Developing Countries: Children Overseas Aid Developing Countries: Health Services and Nutrition Developing Countries: Death Overseas Aid: Parliamentary Scrutiny Riot Control Weapons: Chile Chile: Human Rights China: Sanctions Sanctions Chile: Riot Control Weapons Chile: Riot Control Weapons Israeli Settlements Israeli Settlements Arms Trade: Human Rights Hong Kong: National Security Chile: Human Rights Chile: Human Rights and Torture