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:

Christine is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Presiding Officer

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Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I call Jamie Greene to close for the Conservatives. You have eight minutes, please, Mr Greene. 16:42  



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I call Rhoda Grant to close for Labour in six minutes or thereabouts. I see that you have got my cold, Ms Grant—although it is not mine but one that is going roun...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

No it cannot, because you have had your six minutes.



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

I remind Angus MacDonald that I am in the chair, so I am silenced. However, inside I am not silenced.



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2018 [Draft] : 07 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

You will get additional time, Mr Kerr.



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2018 [Draft] : 07 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

The final item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S5M-09384, in the name of Liam Kerr, on increasing awareness of the work of veterans charities ...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2018 [Draft] : 07 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Thank you—what you said about the caterpillars was fascinating. 16:25  



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2018 [Draft] : 07 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Thank you very much, Mr Gray—you showed Mr Arthur how it ought to be done. 16:20  



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2018 [Draft] : 07 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Mr Arthur, I hope that one day you learn what is meant by four minutes and 30 seconds. 16:15  



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2018 [Draft] : 07 February 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I thank all the opening speakers for keeping to their time. That practice will now be continued by all the open debate speakers. I call Kate Forbes, to be followe...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-10183.2: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 102 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-10183: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 69, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10159: Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Bill (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10072: Offensive Behaviour at Football and Threatening Communications (Repeal) (Scotland) Bill (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 25/01/2018
Result - For: 65, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-10038.1: Justice (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 24/01/2018
Result - For: 64, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-10365: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10182: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09991: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09922: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09828: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09687: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09429: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08962: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08860: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08531: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-14485: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14484: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14474: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-00925: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-00908: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13930: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13665: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01841: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13256: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12790: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Question >>

Lobbying

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