Joan McAlpine MSP

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Joan McAlpine MSP

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  • Member for: South Scotland
  • Region: Ar
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Joan is a member of the following Committees:

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

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

Thank you for coming in to speak to the committee and for sharing your expertise with us today. Although, as has been said, there are many unanswered questions, i...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

Is there a date for the joint committee meeting?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

Given the timescales, that needs to start happening now. However, is it the case that you do not have any certainty? When do you expect to know whether you will b...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

My last question is more of a technical one. The “New Decade, New Approach” agreement document states:



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

Does anyone else want to come in? Are you all in agreement with that?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

What about the scenario in which we do not get a trade deal with the EU in time for 31 December this year? How would that affect Northern Ireland’s supposedly unfettered access to the UK sin...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

What are the political implications of that continuing role?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

What are the implications of the continuing jurisdiction of the Court of Justice of the European Union in Northern Ireland? My understanding is that the court will continue to have a role.

Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

My understanding is that a number of supermarkets in Northern Ireland are supplied from warehouses in the central belt of Scotland. Is that your understanding? Ho...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


The Convener

I see. Where do you see the checks being carried out? We will visit the south-west of Scotland in a couple of weeks’ time. Do you see an implication for the south...

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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Motion S5M-20403: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19987: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19985: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19553: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18336: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17840: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17391: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16958: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16000: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15854: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-26948: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26953: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26949: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26958: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26957: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-26951: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26947: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26954: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
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