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

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Deputy Presiding Officer

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Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Sometimes I do not win. [Laughter.] 15:37  



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I am afraid that you must conclude now.



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

We come to the open debate, and I ask for speeches of four minutes. One member who is due to speak has forgotten to press their request-to-speak button—I will not name them. 15:3...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Thank you very much, Mr Cameron. I hope that we have run out of animal references, but we probably have not. I call David Stewart to open on behalf of Labour—have...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Briefly, convener.



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I am sorry, cabinet secretary—the member must wind up now. [Interruption

Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Yes. We have a little time in hand.



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Thank you, cabinet secretary. I call Graeme Dey, convener of the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee, to speak on behalf of the committee.

Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

The next item of a business is a debate on motion S5M-08062, in the name of Roseanna Cunningham, on stage 1 of the Wild Animals ...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


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

Is the First Minister aware of a recent Care Inspectorate report on services for older people in the Scottish Borders, which, among its many criticisms, identifie...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-08035.2: Roll out of Universal Credit (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 23, Against: 75 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-08035.4: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08035.1: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08035.3: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08035: Roll out of Universal Credit (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-07774: Contract (Third Party Rights) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2017
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-07750.4: Finance (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-07750.1: Finance (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-07750.3: Finance (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 58 Abstain: 60
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AbstainDefeated
S5M-07750.2: Finance (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 59 Abstain: 60
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AbstainDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Christine Grahame
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-08141: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08059: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08046: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08043: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07742: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07659: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07627.1: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07477: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07480: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07374: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-11267: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11266: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
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 >>

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