Fiona Hyslop MSP

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Fiona Hyslop MSP

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  • Member for: Linlithgow
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Fiona Hyslop

I reiterate that it is a live planning case. However, Pauline McNeill is right in recognising all the different agencies that are involved. There are listed build...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

Although I am unable to comment on a live planning case, I recognise the hugely significant social, cultural and economic role that live music venues play in our ...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Fiona Hyslop

The member has raised a vitally important point. The decision by Conservative, Labour and Green members on the Local Government and Communities Committee to vote ...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Fiona Hyslop

As I made clear, my colleague Kate Forbes will take forward the legislation. The consultation only closed on 2 December and there are well over 1,000 responses, s...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Fiona Hyslop

UKHospitality is wrong to say that the transient visitor levy would be a national one—that is simply incorrect. We are committed to giving local authorities discretionary powers to introduce...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

The decision to implement a visitor levy will be entirely at the discretion of individual local authorities and should reflect local circumstances and priorities. The Scottish Government is ...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Fiona Hyslop

There are two parts to that question. On the first part, I can give an example of good practice. The Solheim cup, which was a major event here this year, develope...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

Scotland’s approach to securing events is set out in our national events strategy, called “Scotland, the Perfect Stage”. The EventScotland team in VisitScotland w...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Fiona Hyslop

Our European partners recognise the damaging impact of Brexit. Whatever the result of the election, in Scotland there are already damaging impacts on both our eco...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Fiona Hyslop

The impact of Brexit.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-19967: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18885: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17645: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16554.4: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16038: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12112: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11347: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10571: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09887: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07862: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S2W-32214: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31614: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31458: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31322: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31323: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2O-11714: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30689: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30688: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30171: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30170: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>

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