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 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Angela Constance

It is somewhat ironic that the reason why we are having to introduce a child poverty bill in the first place is that the UK Government scrapped statutory income t...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities (Angela Constance)

We consulted extensively on the Child Poverty (Scotland) Bill and have received broad support for our proposals. John Dickie of the Child Poverty Action Group wel...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Angela Constance

We are very much aware of the judgment from the European Court of Justice, which has ruled that, in some instances, employers have a right to have an internal rul...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Angela Constance

I am pleased to say that the advisers have already met to discuss their respective roles and are due to meet again next month. I will ensure that both advisers ar...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities (Angela Constance)

We want to remove the barriers that minority ethnic groups face as we aim to create a fairer, more equal Scotland. Our race equality framework, which was publishe...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Angela Constance

Yes, I accept the substance of Mr Scott’s question. On the funding for the next financial year, we hope to have issued grant funding by the end of April or the be...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities (Angela Constance)

Third sector interfaces, such as Voluntary Action Shetland, had their funding protected at the 2016-17 level for the first quarter of 2017-18. With a draft Scotti...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Angela Constance

It is true that the volunteering rate is higher in rural areas than it is in urban areas. The volunteering rate in rural areas is 65 per cent, compared with 49 pe...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities (Angela Constance)

The Scottish Government recognises the vital contributions that volunteers make to communities across Scotland, and we provide a range of support to enable people to participate on issues th...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Angela Constance

I am more than willing to work across the Parliament and across local and national government and civic Scotland to address the absolute scandal of child poverty ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04920.1: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919.2: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 3
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ForCarried
S5M-04919.3: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 58, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 54 Abstain: 3
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ForCarried
S5M-04710.2: Scotland's Choice (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.4: Scotland's Choice (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.5: Scotland's Choice (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04710.3: Scotland's Choice (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710: Scotland's Choice (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-04440: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03898: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03761: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03297: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02820: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02504.3: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02364: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02077: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01322: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00374: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2016 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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