Elaine Smith MSP

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Local Government and Communities Committee 01 November 2017 : 01 November 2017


Elaine Smith

Should a tenant agree to such an approach, a concern is that, were a single email to be missed, that might result in a tribunal notice to evict someone being missed. There are inherent dange...



Local Government and Communities Committee 01 November 2017 : 01 November 2017


Elaine Smith

Citizens Advice Scotland has expressed concern about the process for serving notices. Some people might miss notices that are served electronically, which could have consequences....



Local Government and Communities Committee 01 November 2017 : 01 November 2017


Elaine Smith

Andy Wightman wants to follow up on some of those issues, so I will leave it there.



Local Government and Communities Committee 01 November 2017 : 01 November 2017


Elaine Smith

Thank you, minister. I might take you up on that kind offer. I am sure that all members of the committee are interested in the issues.



Local Government and Communities Committee 01 November 2017 : 01 November 2017


Elaine Smith

Minister, you mentioned the STV documentary. In that programme, the issue of standards of temporary accommodation was raised, and I will ask you about that. In the “Fairer Scotland Action Pl...



Local Government and Communities Committee 01 November 2017 : 01 November 2017


Elaine Smith

As I said, the faith groups do a fantastic job, but we have to give wider consideration to how the provision is worked. In your opening statement, you talked abou...



Local Government and Communities Committee 01 November 2017 : 01 November 2017


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Thanks for joining us, minister. My questions are also on rough sleeping and follow on from what Graham Simpson asked you about. The support that you talk about i...



Local Government and Communities Committee 25 October 2017 : 25 October 2017


The Deputy Convener

I thank you all for coming along. I apologise again for the delay, but I think that we have managed to allocate sufficient time as far as possible to this particu...



Local Government and Communities Committee 25 October 2017 : 25 October 2017


The Deputy Convener

Nicky Brown can have the last word.



Local Government and Communities Committee 25 October 2017 : 25 October 2017


The Deputy Convener

Paul Brown, do you have any comments on the expert working group or any final remarks?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-08828.1: Migration (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 29, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-08828: Migration (Alasdair Allan)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 33 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 106, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 7: Seat Belts on School Transport (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 09/11/2017
Result - For: 98, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 7: Seat Belts on School Transport (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 09/11/2017
Result - For: 67, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-08706: Seat Belts on School Transport (Scotland) Bill (Gillian Martin)
Meeting Date: 09/11/2017
Result - For: 102, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08696: Child Poverty (Scotland) Bill (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 08/11/2017
Result - For: 115, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08558.1: Presumption of Mainstreaming (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 02/11/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08558.3: Presumption of Mainstreaming (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 02/11/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 53 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08558: Presumption of Mainstreaming (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 02/11/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 0 Abstain: 55
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-08818: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08717: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08584: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08475: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08065: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07413: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07373: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06988: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06973: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06916: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-12509: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12487: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12486: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12198: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12069: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12068: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12067: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12066: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12043: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12042: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/10/2017 Show Full Question >>

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