Fiona Hyslop MSP

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  • Member for: Linlithgow
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

The First Minister of Scotland’s statement on the day after the EU referendum, reassuring and welcoming EU nationals living and working here, penetrated and resou...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

Thank you very much for inviting me to the meeting, convener.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

We set out that the fund should be targeted at primary schools because of our experience with other art forms. I read the discussion to which you refer with inter...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

Inspiration is the first word that comes to mind. We have seen young people’s involvement in activities in lots of areas being very successful. The youth music in...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

No.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

On trying to influence the UK Government’s priorities for the negotiations, you have had plenty of evidence from Mr Russell on some of the frustrations that we ha...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

Dr Allan is taking a lead on some of the areas that Mairi Evans asked about. On the wider portfolio, I had a conversation this week with the newly reappointed Sec...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

How long do we have?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

That is why the final 5 per cent will be of particular importance. I think that the committee could also be helpful in this regard in relation to the wider econom...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Fiona Hyslop

Yes. I have raised the issue of penetration and the feedback that I got from the STA at the last meeting is that it was starting to see a step change. Normally, a...

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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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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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
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-06073: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04576: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04287.3: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03748: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02795: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01869: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01828: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01581: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00190: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15695: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S2W-32214: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31614: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31458: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31322: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31323: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2O-11714: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30689: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30688: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30171: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30170: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>

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