Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP

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Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Western
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

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Parliamentary Activities

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Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton

Great—thank you.



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton

Finally, if I may, convener—you would be disappointed if I did not raise this—one of the aspects of the UPR was access to justice. One group of people in our society who seldom get access to...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton

One of the most challenging conventions to which the UK, as the state party, is a signatory is the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. That is ...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton

I said that that was going to be my last question, cabinet secretary, but I have another follow-up. You said that the UPR conclusions cover reserved and devolved areas. When the concluding o...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton

This will be my last question before I let other members in. To what extent do the Scotland-specific reports that you produce act as a critical friend to the UK G...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton

Thank you for that answer. I congratulate the Scottish Government on producing the report. Not all devolved Governments within member states do that, so it is to ...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western) (LD)

Good morning to the cabinet secretary and her officials.



Meeting of the Parliament 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton

Thank you, Presiding Officer. I start by echoing Bob Doris in giving my thanks for what has been an excellent debate, and one full of consensus. I am grateful in ...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western) (LD)

I am grateful to the Scottish Government for securing time to debate the issue and for the work that it has already undertaken in constructing the strategy that w...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Alex Cole-Hamilton

I am sure that the cabinet secretary will join me in paying tribute to 15-year-old Jess Insall, who has successfully taken a motion through the Liberal Democrat conference endorsing gender-n...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09927.1: Building a Connected Scotland: Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness Together (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 76 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.1: Protecting Public Services (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.4: Protecting Public Services (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.3: Protecting Public Services (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.2: Protecting Public Services (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 61 Abstain: 35
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S5M-09888: Protecting Public Services (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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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
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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
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ForCarried
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
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ForCarried
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
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Motion S5M-09974: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09927.3: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09887.2: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09875: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09790: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 08/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09745: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09746: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09430: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09218.1: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09024: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-13849: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13844: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01684: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13730: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13732: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13731: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13729: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13710: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 08/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13708: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 08/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13707: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 08/01/2018 Show Full Question >>

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