Anas Sarwar MSP

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Anas Sarwar MSP

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  • Member for: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

I do not think that it is possible to do a debate on MND justice after we have had speeches from Christina McKelvie and Kezia Dugdale. I congratulate them both on...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


Anas Sarwar

Last night, the cross-party group on tackling Islamophobia met leading figures of the broadcast and print media for a frank and open conversation. An action plan ...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


2. Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with the media industry regarding the role that it can play in challenging Islamophobia. (S5O-02260)



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Anas Sarwar

The cabinet secretary mentioned that the PACS tier 2 process says explicitly that cost is not a consideration. Will she make funds to access such medicines availa...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

I stand here to stick up for patients in Scotland who have no voice: the patients with breast cancer or cystic fibrosis who have been denied access to vital, life...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

I refer to my entry in the register of members’ interests, which shows that I am a former practising dentist and that my wife is still a practising dentist.

Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

We all want hep C to be tackled and eliminated but, sadly, fewer than one in five people in Scotland who are diagnosed with it receive the treatment that they nee...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


Anas Sarwar

Will the cabinet secretary take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


Anas Sarwar

Consultant vacancy numbers are going up, not down. There has been a failure to plan adequately for the workforce, which is why we have had to launch our own workf...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

I thank the Liberal Democrats for bringing this timely and important debate to the chamber. I say right at the outset that we will be supporting their motion toda...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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ForCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-12873: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12856: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12706.2: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12532: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12239: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12108: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12107: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12066: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11984.1: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12009: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17369: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17241: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17242: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02260: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16900: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02157: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16805: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16806: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16781: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16782: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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