Christine Grahame MSP

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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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Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Presiding Officer

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Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Thank you. I call Alison Johnstone, the last speaker in the open debate before the minister. 17:30  



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

That is a good place to stop. That is a recommendation.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

The member is in his last minute.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Please make it briefly.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I am sure that Mr Ruskell looks forward to that. 17:17  



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I am afraid that you are in your last minute because it is a four-minute speech—there is the clock.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

We move to the open debate. I ask for speeches of four minutes. 17:13  



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

The final item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S5M-01541, in the name of Mark Ruskell, on action on residential road safety. The debate will be concluded without any ques...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Excuse me, Ms Denham. I must point out to certain members that their sedentary interventions are annoying me. If they want to make an intervention, they should ge...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Again, I repeat, please could members not talk across the chamber. It is a tight six minutes for all speakers and some of the later ones may have their time cut a little—I am sorry.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01677.1: Protect Local NHS Services (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-01677: Protect Local NHS Services (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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AbstainCarried
S5M-01669.2: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01669.1: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01669: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01580.1: Reforming Local Taxation (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01580.2: Reforming Local Taxation (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01580: Reforming Local Taxation (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 63, Against: 63 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01554.4: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-01730: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01567: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01396: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01374: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01315: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01214: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01108: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01098: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01074: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00742: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-03254: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03253: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03255: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01827: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01495: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/07/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00388: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00219: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/05/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-03287: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27807: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27808: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2015 Show Full Question >>

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