Nicola Sturgeon MSP

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Nicola Sturgeon MSP

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

Nicola is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister

Yes. I agree with that. I encourage people to take part in events in their communities over the weekend. I think that they help to bring people together. <...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister (Nicola Sturgeon)

I am delighted to say that the Government is supporting this year’s great get together, which of course follows the success of last year’s events. I was able to o...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister

Yes. I believe that the sooner that happens, the better, and I hope that we can get Labour’s support for that now in a way that we did not have previously. We hav...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister

We are considering all options for the income supplement. We want to introduce that in the way that is best for those who will be in receipt of it. Angela Constan...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister (Nicola Sturgeon)

The National Audit Office report provides further evidence that the United Kingdom Government’s shambolic universal credit is failing people and causing debt, ren...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister

The forthcoming substance use strategy will be published shortly. I will ask the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport to write to the member when the date for t...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister (Nicola Sturgeon)

The recent report was extremely helpful in allowing us to deepen our understanding of the issue. It is important that our actions are informed not only by which d...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister

When we know what the additional funding is, and if it amounts to the kind of sums that have been talked about, of course we will welcome it, but we do not know t...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister

I will make a couple of quick points. First, I welcome the fact that the UK Government is now talking about using tax rises to fund the NHS. It is just a pity tha...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


The First Minister (Nicola Sturgeon)

The information that we have managed to extract from the UK Government on the potential funding and its sources has been incomplete at best. On Tuesday, two days after its announcement, the ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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ForDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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AbstainCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-10285: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08732: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05282: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04710: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01254: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00601: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00255: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00092: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00091: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-16030: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow Southside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S2F-02139: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18574: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2005 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18575: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2005 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18531: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2005 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18537: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2005 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18534: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2005 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18532: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2005 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18535: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2005 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18536: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2005 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-18533: Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2005 Show Full Question >>

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