Fiona Hyslop MSP

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Fiona Hyslop MSP

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  • Member for: Linlithgow
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Fiona Hyslop

This has been a short debate, but an important one. It is the latest in a recent series of strategic discussions about the issue. Last November, I chaired the strategic historic environment ...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

The issue of intangible cultural heritage lies at the very heart of who we are as individuals and as members of a healthy and vibrant society. It is also timely that we are discussing this i...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 February 2018 : 28 February 2018


Fiona Hyslop

Work is on-going with local councils in particular to make sure th...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 February 2018 : 28 February 2018


Fiona Hyslop

The member asks about advice to the First Minister. Both the Conservatives and the Labour Party voted against the budget.

Meeting of the Parliament 28 February 2018 : 28 February 2018


Fiona Hyslop

I am not the transport minister, and the Highland Council is responsible for the roads that it administers. However, we are very conscious of the infrastructure i...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 February 2018 : 28 February 2018


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

The north coast 500 continues to be a huge success in encouraging visitors to the north Highlands, one of Scotland’s most outstanding areas of scenic beauty, and the Scottish Government rema...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 February 2018 : 28 February 2018


Fiona Hyslop

I was very keen to hold a summit and bring people together in order to broker an agreement but, at the request of Dumfries and Galloway Council and National Museu...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 February 2018 : 28 February 2018


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

National Museums Scotland and Dumfries and Galloway Council have been in negotiations over a partnership agreement on displaying the hoard in the refurbished Kirk...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 February 2018 : 28 February 2018


Fiona Hyslop

We have a tourism investment plan. We are actively engaged in using the developing the young workforce proposals to make sure that we can grow the opportunities f...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 February 2018 : 28 February 2018


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

Our programme for government clearly sets out our commitment to the promotion of tourism in the south of Scotland. In the coming year, we will provide VisitScotland with an additional £500,0...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-11695.2: Safe Injection Services (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 80 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-11695.3: Safe Injection Services (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2018
Result - For: 47, Against: 54 Abstain: 6
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-11695.1: Safe Injection Services (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2018
Result - For: 9, Against: 98 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-11695: Safe Injection Services (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-11347.1: Scotland’s Support for the (UNESCO) Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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S5M-11289.2: Better Buses (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 51 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-11289: Better Buses (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-11290.2.1: Scrap the Council Tax (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-11290.2: Scrap the Council Tax (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-11290.1: Scrap the Council Tax (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-11347: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10571: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09887: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07862: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06073: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04576: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04287.3: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03748: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02795: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01869: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S2W-32214: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31614: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31458: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31322: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31323: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2O-11714: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30689: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30688: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30171: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30170: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>

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