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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Graeme Dey

Scottish National Party

MSP for Angus South (Constituency) 2011 - present day

About Graeme Dey

Contact details

Contact online

Committees

Graeme is not a member of any committees

Cross-party groups

Graeme is not a member of any cross-party groups

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Graeme has 2 parliamentary and government roles

Parliamentary Bureau

Member

Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans

Scottish Government

Party Roles

Graeme does not have any party roles

Previous roles

Graeme has had 9 previous roles

Previous roles in cross-party groups are not included in this list.

14 June 2016 - 28 June 2018

Environment Climate Change and Land Reform Committee

Convener

07 September 2016 - 28 June 2018

Public Petitions Committee

Substitute Member

14 June 2016 - 28 June 2018

Conveners Group

Member

08 June 2016 - 14 June 2016

Environment Climate Change and Land Reform Committee

Member

31 October 2012 - 23 March 2016

Rural Affairs Climate Change and Environment Committee

Deputy Convener

05 November 2015 - 23 March 2016

Justice Committee

Substitute Member

22 September 2015 - 17 December 2015

Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament Amendment Bill Committee

Member

27 November 2014 - 05 November 2015

Health and Sport Committee

Substitute Member

01 June 2011 - 31 October 2012

Rural Affairs Climate Change and Environment Committee

Member

Register of interests

Graeme's register of interests

MSPs must provide details of their financial interests in the Register of Interests. They make an initial statement on becoming or being returned as an MSP. This is then updated with any changes they provide.

Here is the register for Graeme Dey. The date of their initial statement was 19 May 2016.

Remuneration and related undertaking

No registrable interests

Gifts

No registrable interests

Overseas visits

No registrable interests

Controlled transactions

No registrable interests

Heritable property

No registrable interests

Interest in shares

No registrable interests

Voluntary

[Ceased interest removed from entry: 1 July 2019]

I am the Patron of Arbroath St Thomas Swimming Club.

I am a season ticket holder Carnoustie Golf Links.

I have a Standard Life Pension.

Recent Activity

What was said

What Graeme Dey has said in Parliament

These are the official transcripts of what was said by this MSP in the chamber and at committee meetings. You'll find the topic discussed and how many times this MSP has contributed to the discussion.

Chamber meeting date: 23 March 2021

Business Motion

The Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans (Graeme Dey): "It is a stage 3 timetable, Presiding Officer."

Chamber meeting date: 23 March 2021

Parliamentary Bureau Motion

The Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans (Graeme Dey): "I am sure that members will miss this decision time highlight as much as I will. For the final time in this parliamentary session: the regulations remove provisions relating to festive gatherings, as they have now served their purpose…

Chamber meeting date: 17 March 2021

European Union Exit (Impact on Opportunities for Young People)

The Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans (Graeme Dey): "Our analysis makes it clear that the UK’s exit from the EU is extremely damaging for Scotland…

Chamber meeting date: 17 March 2021

Parliamentary Bureau Motions

The Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans (Graeme Dey): "On motion S5M-24399, on temporary amendment to standing orders, as members will be aware, we recently agreed a change to standing orders that allows us to bring forward temporary standing orders…

Chamber meeting date: 17 March 2021

Clydebank Blitz (80th Anniversary)

The Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans (Graeme Dey): "I thank Gil Paterson for securing this members’ business debate to mark the 80th anniversary of the devastating events that took place in Clydebank…

Votes

How Graeme Dey has voted in Parliament

Find out how Graeme Dey has voted recently.

Motion ref. S5M-24270

Dogs (Protection of Livestock) (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Result 120 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 9 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24292

Motion of No Confidence

Submitted by: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Thursday, March 4, 2021

Supported by: Jeremy Balfour, Bill Bowman, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Donald Cameron, Jackson Carlaw, Peter Chapman, Maurice Corry, Murdo Fraser, Maurice Golden, Jamie Greene, Jamie Halcro Johnston, Rachael Hamilton, Alison Harris, Liam Kerr, Gordon Lindhurst, Dean Lockhart, Tom Mason, Margaret Mitchell, Edward Mountain, Oliver Mundell, John Scott, Graham Simpson, Liz Smith, Alexander Stewart, Adam Tomkins, Annie Wells, Brian Whittle
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Result 31 for, 65 against, 27 abstained, 6 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S5M-24271

Tied Pubs (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Neil Bibby, West Scotland, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Result 111 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 18 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24238

European Charter of Local Self-Government (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Independent. Date lodged: Thursday, February 25, 2021

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Result 114 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 15 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S5M-24396.1

National Mission to Reduce Drug Deaths and Harms

Submitted by: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Supported by: Donald Cameron
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, March 18, 2021

Result 43 for, 69 against, 1 abstained, 16 no vote

MSP not voted

Vote Defeated

Motions

Written questions

Written questions Graeme Dey has submitted in Parliament

These are the questions that this MSP has asked the Scottish Government about its work. It also includes any answer to these questions.

Question ref. S5W-17348

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19 June 2018

"To ask the Scottish Government when it will lay for consultation the proposed draft regulations providing for the disclosure of information about persons who have controlling interests in land in a public register as required by Part 3 of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016."

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham on 20 June 2018

Question ref. S5W-17047

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 5 June 2018

"To ask the Scottish Government what assessment it has made of the benefits of migration to the Scottish economy and society."

Answered by: Alasdair Allan on 13 June 2018

Question ref. S5W-17005

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31 May 2018

"To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to the Food Supply Chain Manifesto, which calls on the UK Government to guarantee continued access to permanent and seasonal workers for the farming and food production sector."

Answered by: Fergus Ewing on 7 June 2018

Question ref. S5W-16960

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30 May 2018

"To ask the Scottish Government when the annual progress report on the Scottish Climate Change Adaptation Programme will be published."

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham on 31 May 2018

Question ref. S5W-15933

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17 April 2018

"To ask the Scottish Government when it will publish its guidance regarding engaging communities in decisions relating to land, as required under Part 4 of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016."

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham on 18 April 2018

Question ref. S5W-15699

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28 March 2018

"To ask the Scottish Government when the Scottish Land Commission will lay its revised Programme of Work in the Parliament."

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham on 29 March 2018

Question ref. S5O-01810

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14 February 2018

"To ask the Scottish Government what further measures it is considering to address the persecution of birds of prey."

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham on 21 February 2018

Question ref. S5W-13050

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28 November 2017

"To ask the Scottish Government what recent discussions it has had with the UK Government regarding Dundee's 2023 European capital of culture bid."

Answered by: Fiona Hyslop on 6 December 2017

Question ref. S5O-01570

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29 November 2017

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on the work of the Poverty and Inequality Commission."

Answered by: Angela Constance on 6 December 2017

Question ref. S5O-01511

Asked by: Dey, Graeme, Angus South, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15 November 2017

"To ask the Scottish Government what its policy is on rural education provision."

Answered by: John Swinney on 22 November 2017

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