Colin Smyth MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Colin Smyth

I thank the cabinet secretary for that answer. Although he promised that the new board would be up and running by the end of last year, I very much welcome that he has—at last—announced its ...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


1. Colin Smyth (South Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government when the full membership of the interim board for the south of Scotland enterprise agency will be announced. (S5O-01664)



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Colin Smyth

The minister will know that the adverse weather also impacts the roads that are maintained by our local authorities, which are often used as alternatives to motorways when they are closed. T...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Colin Smyth

I thank the minister for that answer. I echo his thanks to our emergency services and winter service workers, and I thank the volunteers of Moffat mountain rescue...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Colin Smyth (South Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to reports that hundreds of drivers were stranded overnight on the M74.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 10 January 2018 [Draft] : 10 January 2018


Colin Smyth (South Scotland) (Lab)

The only relevant interests that I would like to volunteer are in my entry in the register of members’ interests. I am a member of the GMB, a member of Unite the union, and the volunteer cha...



Health and Sport Committee 09 January 2018 : 09 January 2018


Colin Smyth

The big challenge will be to identify what we measure, ultimately. When Sir Harry Burns talks about the life-course approach, he says that individuals need suppor...



Health and Sport Committee 09 January 2018 : 09 January 2018


Colin Smyth

I will go back to the crux of the review, which is the big challenges that we face such as the fact that Scotland has the lowest life expectancy of the 16 western...



Health and Sport Committee 09 January 2018 : 09 January 2018


Colin Smyth

Can we just make it clear that your pay policy goes beyond the living wage and includes a minimum 3 per cent increase for public sector workers earning £30,000 or...



Health and Sport Committee 09 January 2018 : 09 January 2018


Colin Smyth

I am not entirely clear how you propose to meet what you say in the draft budget is the minimum pay rise.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09927.1: Building a Connected Scotland: Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness Together (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 76 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.1: Protecting Public Services (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.4: Protecting Public Services (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.3: Protecting Public Services (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.2: Protecting Public Services (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 61 Abstain: 35
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S5M-09888: Protecting Public Services (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09887.3: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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ForCarried
S5M-09887.1: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09887.2: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09887: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-09799: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/01/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09376: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09353: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09218.2: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06689: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06160: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05632: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05312.3: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05012: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/03/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04887: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01664: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13618: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/12/2017 R Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-01627: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01579: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-12891: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2017 R Show Full Question >>
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