John Lamont

John Lamont Portrait

Conservative

Member for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk

john.lamont.mp@parliament.uk / John2Win
Select Committees
Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (since January 2020)
Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (since January 2020)
Scottish Affairs Committee (since May 2020)
2 APPG memberships (as of 1 Jul 2020)
Internet, Communications and Technology, Scotch Whisky

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Commons debate information

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Significant Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
143,390
Petition Closed

Make TV election debates happen - establish an Independent Debates Commission

Gov Responded - 23 Oct 2018 Debated on - 7 Jan 2019 View John Lamont's petition debate contributions
21 Mar 2019
closed 1 year, 3 months ago

Genuine leaders' debates took place in 2010, but in the next two elections didn't happen. Amend election law to make party leaders take part in a televised debate.


Most recent EDMs signed by John Lamont

Date Tabled Title Signatures
9 Oct 2017
John Lamont signed this EDM as a sponsor on Monday 9th October 2017

GLASGOW UNIVERSITY NAMED SCOTTISH UNIVERSITY OF THE YEAR

Tabled by: John Lamont (Conservative - Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk)
That this House congratulates Glasgow University for recently being named Scottish University of the Year in the Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018; understands that the university saw improvements in its rankings for graduate prospects, competition rates, teaching quality and student experience and that the university is …
6 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Jan 2018)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 4
Conservative: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
5 Sep 2017
John Lamont signed this EDM as a sponsor on Tuesday 5th September 2017

MR RONALD WILSON AND FARMING IN THE BORDERS

Tabled by: John Lamont (Conservative - Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk)
That this House pays tribute to Mr Ronald Wilson, Secretary of the Border Union Agricultural Society, for his service to the society and to farming in the Borders; notes that Ron has been an outstanding Secretary and Treasurer for the past 20 years and has helped grow the society in …
1 signatures
(Most recent: 5 Sep 2017)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 1
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Commons initiatives

John Lamont has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

1 Adjournment Debate led by John Lamont

Date Forum Title
24 Jun 2020 Commons Chamber Protection of UK Food Standards

John Lamont has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting

John Lamont has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


112 Written Questions

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Ofgem: Glasgow Energy: Prices Coal Fired Power Stations Bounce Back Loan Scheme Energy: Coronavirus Climate Change Convention: Glasgow Heating: Carbon Emissions Heating: Carbon Emissions Business: Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk Space Technology: Investment British Business Bank: Loans Living Wage: Scotland Financial Services: Technology Low Pay: Rural Areas Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Disadvantaged Energy: Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk Driving Tests: Coronavirus Railway Stations: Reston Large Goods Vehicles: Coronavirus Motor Vehicles: Testing Electric Vehicles: Grants Borders Railway Line: Carlisle Roads: Horse Riding Railways: Electrification Aviation: Scotland Cycling: Safety Department for Transport: Disadvantaged Carlisle Airport A1: Scotland A1: Scotland Exports: Scotland Offshore Fixed Structures: Decommissioning Business: Scotland Business: Scotland Coronavirus: Scotland Exports: Scotland Scotland Office: Disadvantaged Local Growth Deals: Borderlands Productivity: Scottish Borders Local Growth Deals: Borderlands Local Growth Deals: Borderlands Local Growth Deals: Borderlands High Speed 2 Railway Line: East Coast Railway Line Local Growth Deals: Borderlands Museums and Galleries: Scotland Horse Racing: Equine Flu Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Disadvantaged Horse Racing: Scotland Broadband: Rural Areas Mobile Phones Mobile Phones 5G Broadband: Scotland Broadband: Business Broadband: Scotland Broadband: Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk Broadband: Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk Personal Savings: Interest Rates Employment: Coronavirus Help to Save Scheme: Scotland Banks: Closures Help to Buy Scheme: Scotland Gift Aid: Scotland Soft Drinks: Taxation Income Tax: Scotland Income Tax: Scotland Local Growth Deals: Borderlands Public Expenditure: Scotland