James Kelly MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


James Kelly

Kate Forbes makes an important point, because one of the issues is automation. As we automate more, that will have tremendous advantages for business and for indi...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

This is our third debate on digital issues in several months. The minister was right to highlight the important contribution that the digital economy can make in ...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2018 : 15 November 2018


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

Support for the retail sector will not be helped by the fact that there are 470,000 people in Scotland not being paid the living wage. That is an unacceptably high figure and means that a la...



Finance and Constitution Committee 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


James Kelly

It is important that we all have a consistent understanding of the figures before we get into any further discussion....



Finance and Constitution Committee 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


James Kelly

You will be aware that, in the upcoming budget, there will be a big focus on local government funding, as there has been in all budgets in recent years. How will you ensure transparency in t...



Finance and Constitution Committee 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


James Kelly

Are they one-off transfers for this year or will the budget line continue in future years?



Finance and Constitution Committee 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


James Kelly

There is £52.1 million in relation to the bedroom tax, £37.9 million for the Scottish welfare fund and £12.1 million in mitigation and welfare reforms.



Finance and Constitution Committee 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


James Kelly

It is again to do with transfers, but this time from the social security and older people budget to the communities and local government budget. There are three transfers, coming to about £1...



Finance and Constitution Committee 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


James Kelly

I appreciate the contribution that you have outlined and I appreciate that there must be a balance. Has any account been taken of the fact that, because of the increased costs for bus operat...



Finance and Constitution Committee 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


James Kelly

You might not have the figures to hand but, roughly, what kind of percentage of support is available to a bus operator if they are taking part in a retrofitting programme?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14749.3: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 24, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14749.4: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 79 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717.3: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 91, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720.3: ScotRail Break Clause (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-14720.2: ScotRail Break Clause (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720: ScotRail Break Clause (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-14812: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14804: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14807.2: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14672: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14547: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14386.1: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14238: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13943: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13236: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12708.2: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02583: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19828: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19827: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19815: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02556: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19714: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19694: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02528: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19671: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19663: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/10/2018 Show Full Question >>

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