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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Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western) (LD)

Does the cabinet secretary recognise that the emotional support referred to by Alison Johnstone, which is available to families affected by stillbirth, is not uni...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton

Thank you. I have no further questions.



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton

I have one final point to make. At this point, I remind my colleagues of my entry in the register of interests on my having formerly been convener of the Scottish Alliance for Children’s Rig...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton

That is gratifying to hear. I thank the cabinet secretary for his answer. It speaks to the rights that children should enjoy under article 12 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights o...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western) (LD)

Good morning cabinet secretary, and good morning to the panel. It is good to see you all again. Thank you for coming to see us.



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western) (LD)

I remind colleagues of my entry in the register of members’ interests, about my career in the residential childcare sector before coming to the Parliament.



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western) (LD)

I rise to offer support from the Liberal Democrat benches for amendment 1, in the name of Oliver Mundell. My colleague Liam McArthur agreed at stage 2 that the fi...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton

The Edinburgh Evening News



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


6. Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western) (LD)

To ask the Scottish Government when it last discussed policing in Edinburgh with Police Scotland. (S5O-01160)



Health and Sport Committee 13 June 2017 : 13 June 2017


Alex Cole-Hamilton

I agree with that point—those numbers have prompted the committee to take on the issue. However, although we can measure it, I am not convinced that we are active...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-06607: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06606: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06608: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06581: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06417: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06318: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 22/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06238: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06111: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05966: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05839: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-10192: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
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