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Meeting of the Parliament 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I, too, thank Richard Leonard for bringing this important anniversary to our attention with an excellent speech. I add my welcome to the veterans of the industria...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 January 2017 [Draft] : 12 January 2017


Elaine Smith

Difficult though it is to discuss, will that include a focus on children and young people from deprived areas who seem to form a particular group that does not ac...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 January 2017 [Draft] : 12 January 2017


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Scotland has many organisations and charities that focus on people who are either in need of palliative care or are coming to the end of their lives. This is a go...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 January 2017 [Draft] : 12 January 2017


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer. Do you consider it acceptable that inspired questions are used to make major Government announcements, or would you expect...



Local Government and Communities Committee 11 January 2017 : 11 January 2017


Elaine Smith

You are requesting that we look at extra powers. I suppose that I am just trying to clarify whether you are not using the powers that you already have. Thank you for your answers....



Local Government and Communities Committee 11 January 2017 : 11 January 2017


Elaine Smith

Can you clarify that point? Are you saying that you would not have issued a special report because you do not know what the processes are for dealing with such a report?



Local Government and Communities Committee 11 January 2017 : 11 January 2017


Elaine Smith

I want to go back briefly to the special reports that we discussed earlier. This question is for Mr Martin in particular. If I understand the situation correctly, you have proposed changes, ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 11 January 2017 : 11 January 2017


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Thank you, convener, and thank you all for coming along this morning. My question on health is perhaps for Niki Maclean. You men...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 January 2017 : 11 January 2017


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I congratulate Liz Smith on securing the debate. I apologise for not being able to attend the launch of the STEP programme last year. I had intended to attend it,...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 January 2017 : 11 January 2017


Elaine Smith

Has the minister had any opportunity to examine the issue of juvenile justice in Malawi, particularly juvenile prisons?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03463.3: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03463.1: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 31
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S5M-03463.2: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03463: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438.2: Retain the HIE Board (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438.1: Retain the HIE Board (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438: Retain the HIE Board (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03440.1: Health (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 33, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427.3: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427.2: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 117 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-03510: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03436: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03424: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03429: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03398: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/01/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03248: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03200: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03191: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02902: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02807: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00594: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05935: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05460: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05461: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05459: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04610: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04609: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04608: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04607: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04606: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 R Show Full Question >>

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