Joan McAlpine MSP

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

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Parliamentary Activities

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

I thank all our witnesses for coming in today. That is the end of our session. 10:59 Meeting continued&nbs...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

That is good.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

Young carers might have an important role as well.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

Thank you very much. We now move on to other aspects of the census.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

I have been approached by members of stakeholder groups—not the professional, publicly funded stakeholder groups, but the independent ones that you have been engaging with, which were given ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

You have said that you will engage with the people who have written to you. The statisticians’ point is that the census affects lots of other statistical exercises. In their email to the com...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

It is quite bold. The Equality Act 2010 runs right through the documentation—when you define sex, you mention that sex is a prot...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

We have a letter from nine professors and doctors, led by Professor Bailey, who would disagree with you on that point.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

Users who have problems with the issue have pointed out that, with subsections of the population—not the general population but subsections of it as society chang...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


The Convener

The point has already been made to you that people are willing to compromise on that and to accept that people can have a legal sex, but you go beyond the Equalit...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-18778.1: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 34, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-18767.1: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18767: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 1 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
SPCB election
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-18695.1: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-18695: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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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 >>
Motion S5M-15090: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14793: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14689: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14630: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03528: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03359: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23536: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23472: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03287: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23148: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03255: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03202: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01567: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21951: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Question >>

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