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  • Member for: Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Kate is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Health and Sport Committee 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Kate Forbes

In talking about the first port of call, we need to raise awareness among the whole population of where people can go—for example, to specialised helplines for me...



Health and Sport Committee 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Kate Forbes

Are there specific issues that impact on young people’s ability to access healthcare services and information? How might those issues be addressed? During our fac...



Health and Sport Committee 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Kate Forbes (Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch) (SNP)

I am the MSP for Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 : 21 June 2018


Kate Forbes (Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch) (SNP)

I can say with greater confidence today than I could yesterday that I am the relevant parliamentary liaison officer. There has been much fanfare from the Tories a...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


Kate Forbes

Have those approaches been initiated by third parties or have you been actively looking for a buyer?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


Kate Forbes

You mentioned that there have been a number of approaches in which interest has been expressed in buying Prestwick airport or investing in the business. Can you p...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


Kate Forbes (Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch) (SNP)

I do not know whether this is a declaration of interest, but I point out that I am the parliamentary liaison officer to the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


Kate Forbes

I have only four minutes. I have worked ha...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


Kate Forbes

In fact, the commissioner stated that the percentage of refused requests for journalists was lower than it was for other types of requester, at 10 per cent compar...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


Kate Forbes (Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch) (SNP)

Apparently, I am the relevant parliamentary liaison officer for this subject.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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ForCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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ForDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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AbstainCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-12580: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12360: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11934: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10483: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10467: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10304: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10272: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10228: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10126: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10046: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-17196: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02235: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17006: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17000: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16980: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02197: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16832: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16831: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02043: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15780: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2018 Show Full Question >>

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