Colin Keir MSP

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Colin Keir MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Western
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Colin is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Health and Sport Committee 15 March 2016 : 15 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

Good morning. My question is about what you said in answer to Mike MacKenzie’s question about planning. I worry that planners perhaps do not have the necessary un...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 March 2016 : 15 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Colin Keir

I thank the minister for clarifying the position.



Meeting of the Parliament 15 March 2016 : 15 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Colin Keir

It was a very strong rope—and it was not held by Christine Grahame. [Laughter.]



Meeting of the Parliament 15 March 2016 : 15 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

Thank you very much indeed, Presiding Officer.



Public Audit Committee 09 March 2016 : 09 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Colin Keir

I thank the convener for his comments. I totally agree with the comments about the Auditor General and the support staff as well as, of course, those about my fel...



Public Audit Committee 09 March 2016 : 09 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Colin Keir

We cannot legislate for common sense.



Public Audit Committee 09 March 2016 : 09 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

Quite a lot of what I had noted down has been mentioned in the first part of Nigel Don’s questioning. Having come from a local authority into Parliament, my exper...



Public Audit Committee 24 February 2016 : 24 dhen Ghearran 2016


Colin Keir

How confident are we that the people who are in place from procurement to management and the gateway reviews are the right people to be doing those jobs? You talked about how carefully issue...



Public Audit Committee 24 February 2016 : 24 dhen Ghearran 2016


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

Good morning, Mr Gray. Something that you said earlier about the method for financing the contracts and the like got me animated in my thinking, if you like, particularly on optimism bias an...



Health and Sport Committee 23 February 2016 : 23 dhen Ghearran 2016


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

I am the MSP for Edinburgh Western.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 80: Burial and Cremation (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 75
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 71 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 29
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 0 Abstain: 12
ForCarried
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 30
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 49, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S4M-15944: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Margaret Burgess)
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 14 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 85, Against: 10 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 19
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 81, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 20
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 81, Against: 17 Abstain: 0
ForCarried

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Motion S4M-14829: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14493: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/10/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14386: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14385: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14282: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13751: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12755: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12566: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12530: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12431: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04498: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04376: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04355: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04269: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04229: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00965: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04058: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03909: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03792: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03750: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2014 Show Full Question >>

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