Humza Yousaf MSP

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Humza Yousaf MSP

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  • Member for: Glasgow Pollok
  • Region: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Humza Yousaf

As Ross Thomson will know, discussions are already taking place. I am more than happy to write to him to inform him about how they are progressing. I met the regi...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Humza Yousaf

I remind the member that, when his party was in government, it did hee-haw—frankly—for those on the A90. It put forward temporary measures, whereas we are putting...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


The Minister for Transport and the Islands (Humza Yousaf)

As I advised the member on 11 August in an answer to a written parliamentary question, work has already started on the A90 grade-separated junction at Laurencekir...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Humza Yousaf

I am aware of that impasse—or deadlock, as the member describes it; he has written to me on the subject. I will look to intervene personally in the matter and wil...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Humza Yousaf

I advise the member that £8 million of infrastructure investment has been accelerated. That is £8 million-worth of improvements that were going to take place late...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


The Minister for Transport and the Islands (Humza Yousaf)

We are investing over £1 billion annually in public transport and other sustainable transport options to encourage people out of their cars. A £5 billion investme...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Humza Yousaf

When a major event takes place, ScotRail has a special team that comes together to manage it. That includes considering the capacity on trains and moving passenge...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Humza Yousaf

The member might be aware that we have the toughest auditing regime on these islands. The service quality incentive regime—SQUIRE—looks at a range of measures, fr...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Humza Yousaf

First, the reason why a public sector operator will be able to bid when a franchise opportunity comes up is not because the issue is driven by the current situati...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


The Minister for Transport and the Islands (Humza Yousaf)

As Mr Kelly will no doubt be aware from last week’s statement to Parliament, I have instructed the production of a performance improvement plan. Details of the 249 actions in the plan have n...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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ForDefeated
S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-02686: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02398: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14775: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14245: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12763: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12670: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10712: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10347: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10147: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09547: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-01180: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00992: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-06825: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00950: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00904: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00868: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00682: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00630: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00392: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04640: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2011 Show Full Question >>

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