Emma Harper MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

Given the importance of the role of non-executive board members, how can health boards and the Scottish Government ensure that people with the right skills are re...



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


Emma Harper

Mr Carson knows that I cannot speak for the Government; I am not the Government. However, I am sure that the Government has heard him. Let us move on. ...



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


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

I welcome the debate, which takes place during food and drink fortnight, and I am pleased to speak in it. As the cabinet secretary said, Scotland’s food and drink...



Finance and Constitution Committee 12 September 2018 [Draft] : 12 September 2018


Emma Harper

James Kelly asked about tax forecasts. To what extent do the errors associated with the GDP forecasts have knock-on implications for the accuracy of the tax forecasts?



Finance and Constitution Committee 12 September 2018 [Draft] : 12 September 2018


Emma Harper

I am interested in what you said in your opening statement about forecasts not being an exact science. Our briefing papers note that there were revisions to the estimate of GDP growth in Aug...



Finance and Constitution Committee 12 September 2018 [Draft] : 12 September 2018


Emma Harper

There is a PGI process taking place right now for Scottish wild venison. That process was begun in May, but I assume that it will be delayed because of the Brexit negotiations.



Finance and Constitution Committee 12 September 2018 [Draft] : 12 September 2018


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

My question is about the protected geographical indication status of our produce in Scotland and, more widely, in the UK. Last week, the Minister of State for Trade Policy, George Hollingber...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2018 [Draft] : 12 September 2018


Emma Harper

I am sure that there are tools that have been used in the past that are now a bit out of date, but it is important to use whatever tools get people to talk. One o...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2018 [Draft] : 12 September 2018


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

I am pleased to be able to speak in today’s debate. I remind Parliament that I am a nurse and that I am deputy convener of the H...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2018 [Draft] : 12 September 2018


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

I understand that NICE is currently carrying out a further review of the mesh. Can the cabinet secretary confirm that the halt will remain in place at least until...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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ForCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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AbstainCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13813: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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Motion S5M-13998: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13886: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13785.1: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13254: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13114.1: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13133: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13048: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/07/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13025: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12887: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12754: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5T-01190: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18384: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17701: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02503: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02249: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17217: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17187: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02140: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16637: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2018 R Show Full Question >>

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