James Kelly MSP

Welcome to James Kelly MSP's biography pages

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Parliamentary Bureau

Search for other speeches made by this member

Meeting of the Parliament 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


James Kelly

It is clear, following the consultation on my proposed member’s bill, that there is massive support for repeal of the 2012 act. It is also clear that there is a majority in Parliament in fav...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


7. James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on calls to repeal the Offensive Behaviour at Football and Threatening Communications (Scotland) Act 2012. (S5O-01191)



Finance and Constitution Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

It has been covered.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

I welcome the opportunity to host this members’ business debate on a charter of rights for people with dementia and their carers. I thank all the members from acr...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

Given that the cabinet secretary likes to be precise about figures, how much was the underspend in the housing budget? Does he agree that such an underspend is un...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

Are they up or down?



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


James Kelly

Car ownership rates in Glasgow are lower than those in any other area of the country, so bus travel is essential to many people in the city. It is therefore deepl...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


8. James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it can take to ensure that bus fare rates in Glasgow are affordable. (S5O-01162)



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2017 : 20 June 2017


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

As we soar towards the end of the debate, I welcome the opportunity to close on behalf of the Scottish Labour Party and to confirm that we will be supporting the bill at decision time. We do...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2017 : 20 June 2017


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

I rise to support Andy Wightman’s amendments in particular. The cabinet secretary said that he listened carefully to the debate and the representations that were ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForDefeated
S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForDefeated
S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by James Kelly
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-05935: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03032: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02334: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02221: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02033: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01875: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01577: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01447: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00984: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15982: James Kelly, Rutherglen, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Search for other Questions asked by James Kelly
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-01191: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01162: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01098: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01028: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01006: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09048: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08702: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08681: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08677: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08650: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/04/2017 Show Full Question >>

Contact preference

This member prefers to be contacted by email rather than traditional mail.

Further information

Email our Public Information Service for more information.