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

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Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Presiding Officer

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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I thank Maurice Corry and Fulton MacGregor for accepting a time cut to two minutes each to enable both gentlemen to speak. 17:42  



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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Thank you very much for your co-operation, Mr Macpherson. 17:34  



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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Please stop there. I am letting you stop at that point—I am sorry, but we are very short of time. 17:30  



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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

And that, I am afraid, Ms Mackay, is it. You should look at me rather than just plough on. I waved my pen. Please sit down. 17:25  

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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

You have nine seconds.



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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I do not want discussions to take place across the chamber. The minister can deal with some of the points when he sums up.



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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Cabinet secretary, be careful.



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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

I call Oliver Mundell. You have a tight six minutes, Mr Mundell. 17:02  



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


The Deputy Presiding Officer

Minister, time is tight. Could you conclude your remarks and move the motion, please?



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


The Deputy Presiding Officer (Christine Grahame)

Time is tight as we have run slightly over. The next item of business is a debate on motion S5M-06356, in the name of Humza Yousaf, on the Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill. 16:52...

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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ForCarried
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
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
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-06185: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05662: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05067: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03905: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03632: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03526: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02926: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02830: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02801: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02706: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-09886: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09885: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09866: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09867: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09661: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09136: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08478: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08476: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08477: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01079: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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