Angela Constance MSP

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Angela Constance MSP

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  • Member for: Almond Valley
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


Angela Constance

Addressing fuel poverty and investing in measures to tackle it has always been a priority for this Government. It is a shame that that approach has not always bee...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


Angela Constance

We must ensure that there is a synergy between our work on social security and our work on fuel poverty. There were some important recommendations—there were more...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


The Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities (Angela Constance)

We will consult on a new fuel poverty strategy, including a new fuel poverty target, next year. That will involve the commission...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


Angela Constance

The Scottish Government works closely with COSLA on this issue. It is a joint aim of the Government and COSLA to ensure cohesion between Gypsy Travellers and the ...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


Angela Constance

I can reassure Mary Fee by saying that Kevin Stewart, the Minister for Local Government and Housing, has written to Argyll and Bute Council with reference to the site that she mentioned.

Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


The Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities (Angela Constance)

There is no requirement for COSLA or the Association of Local Authority Chief Housing Officers to update the Government on progress towards meeting the minimum st...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


Angela Constance

I certainly do not agree with Mr Mountain’s characterisation of the situation. As I said in my original answer, my colleague Derek Mackay met the COSLA group leaders only this week to discus...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


The Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities (Angela Constance)

Ministers regularly meet COSLA to discuss a wide range of issues as part of our commitment to working in partnership with local government to improve outcomes for...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


Angela Constance

Of course an equality impact assessment is done of the Government’s budget as a whole. The crucial thing that we must recognise is that local government has had t...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


Angela Constance

Yes, of course I agree with that. It is clear that local government has been treated fairly, despite the cuts to the Scottish budget from the United Kingdom. Loca...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02948.2: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02948.1: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Mark Griffin)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02948: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 88, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02922.3: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 85, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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S5M-02922: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02919.1: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02919.4: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 97 Abstain: 18
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S5M-02919: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02835: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-02820: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02504.3: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02364: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02077: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01322: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00374: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00280: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15838: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15588.3: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15521: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-37111: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-11446: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34741: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34740: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34459: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34461: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34460: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-10609: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32037: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32036: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2010 Show Full Question >>

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