Graham Simpson MSP

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Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 13 November 2018 [Draft] : 13 November 2018


The Convener

Is the committee content with the instruments? Mem...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 13 November 2018 [Draft] : 13 November 2018


The Convener

Agenda item 3 is consideration of two negative instruments, on which no points have been raised.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 13 November 2018 [Draft] : 13 November 2018


The Convener

Agenda item 2 is consideration of an affirmative instrument, on which no points have been raised. Is the committee content with the instrument?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 13 November 2018 [Draft] : 13 November 2018


The Convener (Graham Simpson)

I welcome everyone to the 33rd meeting in 2018 of the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee.



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Graham Simpson

I think that I agree with Mr Lindhurst, Presiding Officer. You can see why his catchphrase is a dry pause. [



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Graham Simpson

I give way to Mr Lindhurst.



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Graham Simpson (Central Scotland) (Con)

Until this point, the Prescription (Scotland) Bill has made its way through the parliamentary process barely noticed. Members can be thankful to the DPLR Committee for doing the heavy work o...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Graham Simpson

I wish to carry on.



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Graham Simpson (Central Scotland) (Con)

I will try to keep this brief. All the amendments in this group and the second group relate to section 3, which says that all statutory obligations to pay money s...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Graham Simpson

I do not dispute that, but I am saying that the direction of travel started some years ago, under Labour.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14749.3: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 24, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14749.4: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 79 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717.3: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 91, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-14720.3: ScotRail Break Clause (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-14720.2: ScotRail Break Clause (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720: ScotRail Break Clause (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-12342: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11368: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10476: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09839.1: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08915: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08770: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05616: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03612.1: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03327: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02804.1: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02526: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19568: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19567: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19556: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19555: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19554: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19553: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19328: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19301: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18890: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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