Christine Grahame MSP

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Christine Grahame MSP

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  • Member for: Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Christine is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Presiding Officer

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Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I call Mike Rumbles, who is the last speaker in the open debate. We will then move to the closing speeches—that is fair warning. 16:41  

Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I am sorry, but it has to be the quickest quote in living memory because I want to get more members in.



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

We move to the open debate—speeches of around four minutes, please. 16:15  



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

The next item of business is a debate on motion S5M-12730, in the name of Clare Haughey, on the Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee’s sexual harassment and inappropriate ...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Christine Grahame

That is a very disappointing but not unexpected answer. I will say—not for the first time and, obviously now, not for the last—that the cross-party group on animal welfare has been without a...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


2. Christine Grahame (Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body whether it will provide staff to assist cross-party groups set up equipment at meetings held in the Parliament after 6 pm. (S50-02237)...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

I ask the public who are leaving the gallery to do so quietly. The nex...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

It is now the open debate. I am afraid that speakers have a strict four minutes. 15:10  



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

No. I am sorry, but you must conclude. You have made your point.



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I now call the minister, Maureen Watt. You have six minutes, minister. 14:51  

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12483: Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 31/05/2018
Result - For: 114, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 15: Islands (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 17
Meeting Date: 30/05/2018
Result - For: 94, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 15: Islands (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 30/05/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
ForCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-12727: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12570: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12480: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12322: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12298: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12133.1: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11988: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11974: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11816: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11554: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-02266: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17225: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17183: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02237: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02232: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02184: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02410: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16528: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16333: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02084: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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