Jeremy Balfour MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 [Draft] : 23 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

I am pleased that we are debating the BSL national plan for Scotland. The Conservatives will support the motion. I congratulate the minister on lodging a motion f...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 [Draft] : 23 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

I, too, welcome the minister’s statement. I suspect that some of the devil will be in the detail. We look forward to seeing how the process will work over the next few months. <...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 16 March 2017 : 16 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour

Good morning. I want to follow up what I talked about with the first panel. Maybe David Bradwell and then Kirsty Thomson could a...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 16 March 2017 : 16 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour

My next question is for Fiona MacLeod or Graham O’Neill. I have had feedback as a local councillor that the Syrian resettlement worked pretty well and we got that...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 16 March 2017 : 16 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour

I accept that, but my point is that, if I am an officer in a council that very rarely sees that type of work, I simply do not have that knowledge.



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 16 March 2017 : 16 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

I have a couple of questions to ask but, before that, I should declare that I have an interest as a councillor on Edinburgh City Council, at least for another sev...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

We have heard today from the Scottish Secondary Teachers Association about the crisis in recruiting headteachers because of workload. With regard to the Scottish ...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 March 2017 [Draft] : 15 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour

I am sure that the minister will be aware of the findings of a survey that the Health and Sport Committee carried out as part of its sport for everyone inquiry that show that, across all age...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 March 2017 [Draft] : 15 March 2017


6. Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to encourage more women to regularly participate in sport. (S5O-00772)



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2017 [Draft] : 14 March 2017


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

One of my favourite programmes when I was growing up was “Why Don’t You?” which challenged us to switch off the television and go and do something more useful ins...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04472: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 26 Abstain: 31
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AbstainCarried
S5M-04456.2: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04456: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04474: Business Motion (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 79, Against: 0 Abstain: 16
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ForCarried
S5M-04440.1: International Women's Day (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 27, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04440.2: International Women's Day (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04440: International Women's Day (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04324.2: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04324.3: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-04821: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04820: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04760: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04619: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04604: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04508: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04406: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04338: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04305: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04306: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-08027: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08026: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00772: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07823: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07570: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00717: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07332: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07331: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00695: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07025: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/02/2017 Show Full Question >>

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