Elaine Smith MSP

Welcome to Elaine Smith MSP's biography pages

Parliamentary Activities

Search for other speeches made by this member

Meeting of the Parliament 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Elaine Smith

Surely the huge potential of our young people that Stewart Stevenson mentioned will not be realised with insecure work and low pay.



Meeting of the Parliament 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I declare that I am a member of Unite the union. At the end of last ye...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Will the minister outline what is being done about the gender issues within apprenticeships?



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2018 [Draft] : 10 January 2018


Elaine Smith

I thank the Lord Advocate for his response and welcome the commitment to make progress on the review recommendations, particularly since one area that was highlig...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2018 [Draft] : 10 January 2018


2. Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government whether the Lord Advocate will provide an update regarding how the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service’s reform of its working practices in dealing with...



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 December 2017 [Draft] : 20 December 2017


Elaine Smith

Okay. 12:15  



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 December 2017 [Draft] : 20 December 2017


Elaine Smith

When you talk about “bringing in” section 102, do you mean highlight its terms? I understand what you are saying about section 104, but what do you mean by “bring...



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 December 2017 [Draft] : 20 December 2017


Elaine Smith

Could I just pick up that point with Dr Neil? The other issue to do with legalities that I was interested in relates to Live Borders. I think that you are saying that there are no local peop...



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 December 2017 [Draft] : 20 December 2017


Elaine Smith

Does any other panel member have a view on that?



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 December 2017 [Draft] : 20 December 2017


Elaine Smith

I have a specific question for Mr Ferguson—[Interruption

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09888.1: Protecting Public Services (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
S5M-09888.4: Protecting Public Services (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
S5M-09888.3: Protecting Public Services (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
S5M-09888.2: Protecting Public Services (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 61 Abstain: 35
>> Show more
ForDefeated
S5M-09888: Protecting Public Services (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
S5M-09887.3: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
>> Show more
Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887.1: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887.2: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
Not VotedCarried
S5M-09821.2: Developing the Young Workforce: Review of Progress at the Midpoint of the Seven-year Programme (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 11/01/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Elaine Smith
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-09839.2: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
Search for other Questions asked by Elaine Smith
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-13906: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01645: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13480: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13481: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13482: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13483: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13474: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13478: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13477: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13475: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>

Lobbying

From 12 March 2018 face-to-face lobbying conversations with MSPs must be registered on the Lobbying Register. Find out more at www.lobbying.scot.

Contact preference

This member prefers to be contacted by email rather than traditional mail.

Further information

Email our Public Information Service for more information.