Graeme Dey MSP

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  • Member for: Angus South
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


The Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans (Graeme Dey)

Unlike Mr Kerr, I will not fight old battles; instead, I want to focus on what is actually before us. The two measures in question are a result of the extension of the electoral franchise in...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


Graeme Dey

I indicated to the committee that I plan to make changes by secondary legislation to address those legitimate points. We will not face a council by-election until October, but the matter is ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


Graeme Dey

I thank members for their contributions to the debate. Before I turn to some of the points that have been raised, I record my appreciation for the efforts of the officials who drafted the bi...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


Graeme Dey

The work that is going on now will inform any decisions that require to be made further down the line by the Parliament. However, to give some assurance on Mr Kel...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


Graeme Dey

That is certainly the intention. Although we could not support Colin Smyth’s amendment earlier, I acknowledge how well intention...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


The Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans (Graeme Dey)

I thank everyone who has engaged with the Scottish Elections (Reform) Bill throughout its parliamentary passage. Many constructive contributions from all parties ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


Graeme Dey

I will respond to Mark Ruskell’s point. That is not specified in what is being asked of boundaries Scotland, but it is a reasonable ask and it is a conversation t...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


Graeme Dey

The bill would allow two and five-member wards in local government areas in addition to the existing three and four-member wards. That is intended to permit great...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


Graeme Dey

Amendment 8 places on the Electoral Commission a requirement to submit its accounts, as certified by the Comptroller and Auditor General, to the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body, and to...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 03 June 2020 [Draft] : 03 dhen Ògmhios 2020


Graeme Dey

Amendments 4 to 7 and 9 make a number of further refinements to the bill’s provisions, granting the Scottish Parliament an oversight role in relation to the Elect...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 53: Scottish Elections (Reform) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 16
Meeting Date: 03/06/2020
Result - For: 19, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 53: Scottish Elections (Reform) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 03/06/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 53: Scottish Elections (Reform) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 03/06/2020
Result - For: 59, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-21891: Scottish Elections (Reform) Bill (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 03/06/2020
Result - For: 74, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21915: Scottish Parliament (Elections etc.) (Amendment) Order 2020 [draft] (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 03/06/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 17 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21916: Representation of the People (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2020 [draft] (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 03/06/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 17 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21849: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 27/05/2020
Result - For: 47, Against: 0 Abstain: 11
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ForCarried
S5M-21727: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 13/05/2020
Result - For: 36, Against: 16 Abstain: 19
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ForCarried
S5M-21728: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 13/05/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 0 Abstain: 19
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ForCarried
SP Bill 49: Consumer Scotland Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 23
Meeting Date: 06/05/2020
Result - For: 14, Against: 38 Abstain: 16
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-21926: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21921: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21913: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21904: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21902: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21903: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21906: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21891: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21847: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21849: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17348: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17047: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17005: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16960: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02139: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15933: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15699: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01944: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01810: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01617: Graeme Dey, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/12/2017 Show Full Question >>

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