Angela Constance MSP

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Angela Constance MSP

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  • Member for: Almond Valley
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

The member is right. Seven in 10 Scottish children in poverty live in a household in which someone is in work, whereas about one in 10 children in poverty live in...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

I thank Mr Golden for that question. He will be well aware of our substantial investment in affordable housing. The social rented sector works hard to keep rents ...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

I am always delighted to meet members of any political party in this chamber as well as anybody who is working locally to tackle child poverty. As I said earlier,...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

Mr Rennie raises an important point. A significant section of the plan does, indeed, address mental health, and there is, indeed, a correlation between health inequalities and poverty.

Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

I know that Ms Johnstone has been a powerful advocate of and champion for the healthier, wealthier scheme that has operated in the west of Scotland. It will ensure that families get better a...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

We will, indeed, invest an initial £500,000 to work directly with Gypsy Traveller families and other partners as part of a tailored community education programme ...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

Mr Griffin makes an important point. The Poverty and Inequality Commission’s evidence on the modelling showed that there is an alternative way, other than topping up child benefit, to reach ...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

This Government’s focus is the safe and secure transfer of 11 benefits to the Scottish Parliament. We are establishing the new social security agency to ensure th...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

The fundamentals of the Scottish economy are strong. Part of the commission’s advice on our endeavours to tackle child poverty was that there needs to be a strong focus on the economy as wel...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Angela Constance

This is a very important point about children going hungry in Scotland today. I find that an obscenity. I am answering members’ detailed questions to the best of ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-11695.2: Safe Injection Services (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 80 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-11695.3: Safe Injection Services (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2018
Result - For: 47, Against: 54 Abstain: 6
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-11695.1: Safe Injection Services (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2018
Result - For: 9, Against: 98 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-11695: Safe Injection Services (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-11347.1: Scotland’s Support for the (UNESCO) Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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S5M-11289.2: Better Buses (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 51 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-11289: Better Buses (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-11290.2.1: Scrap the Council Tax (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-11290.2: Scrap the Council Tax (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-11290.1: Scrap the Council Tax (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-10851: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10560: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10159: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09529: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09257: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09205: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08696: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07740: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07613.2: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05879: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-37111: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-11446: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34741: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34740: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34459: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34461: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34460: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-10609: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32037: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32036: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2010 Show Full Question >>

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