Christine Grahame MSP

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  • Member for: Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Christine is a member of the following Committees:

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Public Petitions Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Christine Grahame

As a final point—I thank the convener, who has been tolerant—will you say what option C was?



Public Petitions Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Christine Grahame

If we were to tear up option B, we would still have to deal with the enormous amount of bypass traffic and separate local traffic from it and the traffic that fee...



Public Petitions Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Christine Grahame (Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale) (SNP)

You loved saying that, convener, as I do in the chamber.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Christine Grahame (Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale) (SNP)

I am speaking on behalf of a Syrian family—mother, father and four siblings—who were granted asylum earlier this year and are now reside in my constituency. Howev...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Christine Grahame

I am not a contract lawyer—I am not a practising solicitor. I am quite sympathetic to what Peter Chapman said, but I do not think that I am in a position to take ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Christine Grahame

I will not bear a grudge.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Christine Grahame

Will the member take an intervention?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Christine Grahame

I would caution against adding a list to the definition of a “school trip transport service” for “education or training” to include sports purposes, for example. ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Christine Grahame (Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale) (SNP)

It is just a quick question, convener. I am pretty ignorant about IT systems, but given that this one has had to be tweaked—that might not be a big enough word—to...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

May I ask you to conclude, Mr Chapman?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-06619: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/07/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06185: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05662: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05067: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03905: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03632: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03526: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02926: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02830: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02801: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09886: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09885: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09866: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09867: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09661: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09136: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08478: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08476: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08477: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01079: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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