Ash Denham MSP

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Ash Denham MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Eastern
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Ash is a member of the following Committees:

Ash is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Health and Sport Committee 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Ash Denham

I will ask about care-experienced young people. Local authorities act as the corporate parent for health and wellbeing issues. How well is that working? More wide...



Health and Sport Committee 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Ash Denham (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

I am the MSP for Edinburgh Eastern and the deputy convener of the committee.



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Ash Denham

The member sits, as I do, on the Finance and Constitution Committee. We have spent hours taking evidence from expert witnesses about the common frameworks and int...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Ash Denham

—not to fall on the wrong side of Scottish history. We must find a way to protect the powers of the Parliament and we should wor...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Ash Denham

I refer to the priorities of the people of Scotland, not the priorities of the UK Government. Now is the time to stand up and be...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Ash Denham

The member is entitled to that view, but I do not share it.



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Ash Denham (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

This debate on protecting the powers of the Parliament is in stark contrast to the time that was afforded at Westminster to the same issue. The 1998 devolution settlement, which bestowed leg...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


Ash Denham (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

As the MSP for Edinburgh Eastern, I have met constituents for whom access to potentially life-altering medicines for themselves or their children is an incredibly...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2018 : 19 June 2018


Ash Denham (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

I am delighted to be here today to celebrate women in engineering day and I thank my colleague Gillian Martin for securing debating time. The issue has strong res...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 : 14 June 2018


Ash Denham (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

The trafficking of women and girls for sexual exploitation is increasingly recognised as a global human rights crisis. Intelligence suggests that organised crime ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12943: Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 5th Report, 2018 (Session 5) (Clare Haughey)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2018
Result - For: 101, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-12984: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12850: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12657: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12648: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11987: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11475: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11441: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11421: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11436: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11251: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17246: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02182: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02133: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02103: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16510: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16506: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02077: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01059: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02040: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02282: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2018 Show Full Question >>

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