Christine Grahame MSP

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Christine Grahame MSP

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  • Member for: Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Christine is a member of the following Committees:

Christine is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer

There is a little time in hand, so I will not be too restrictive on timing—within limits. 15:17  



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer

No, no—you can have a bit of extra time if you need it. I saw you looking anxiously at the clock, but we have a little time in hand.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I call Clare Adamson to speak on behalf of the Education and Skills Committee. 15:07  



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

The next item of business is a debate on motion S5M-20452, in the name of Maree Todd, on the Disclosure (Scotland) Bill at stage 1. 14:54  ...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer

We have to move along quickly. I will take question 8, but it all has to be brief.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Cabinet secretary, if you would be brief, it would help us to get the other members in.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I do not think that you are asking me that question. I call the cabinet secretary.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I was about to call James Kelly again. I do not know why I was going to do that. I call the cabinet secretary.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

I call Kenny Gibson. You will have to be brief, because that was a long answer.



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Deputy Presiding Officer

We are quite tight for time. I gave John Finnie a little longer, because it is his members’ business debate, but I ask other members to keep to four minutes.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20415.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 60, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-20415.2: Education (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-20415: Education (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-20448: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-20318.1: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20318: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 55, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 13
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 56, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-20410: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20194: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20128: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19864: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19855: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19813: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19706: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19663: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19589: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19451: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5F-03782: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01903: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03807: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26335: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22449: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22448: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03189: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03049: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03103: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03043: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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