Anas Sarwar MSP

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Anas Sarwar MSP

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  • Member for: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Anas is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners' Group

Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2020 (Hybrid) [Draft] : 21 May 2020


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

Cancer is Scotland’s biggest killer and Scotland’s cancer organisations are warning that we are at risk of an unprecedented cancer crisis. Some cancer services we...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 May 2020 (Hybrid) [Draft] : 12 May 2020


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

Right from the outset, I have recognised that the First Minister and the Prime Minister are not from my political party and do not have my politics, but it is in ...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 May 2020 [Draft] : 06 May 2020


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

I broadly support the measures that have been taken in response to Covid-19 and the rationale behind them, but I want to raise concerns about the unintended conse...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 05 May 2020 : 05 May 2020


The Acting Convener

I thank the Auditor General and Fraser McKinlay for attending this virtual meeting. I wish you, your team and your families well. I also record our thanks to the ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 05 May 2020 : 05 May 2020


The Acting Convener

Before I close the session, do you want to bring any final points to the committee’s attention, Auditor General?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 05 May 2020 : 05 May 2020


The Acting Convener

We will take questions from Bill Bowman and then come to Neil Bibby.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 05 May 2020 : 05 May 2020


The Acting Convener

Thank you for that. I hand over to Colin Beattie.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 05 May 2020 : 05 May 2020


The Acting Convener

Thank you. I have a final question before ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 05 May 2020 : 05 May 2020


The Acting Convener

Further to that, an issue that has been raised this week is that of council budgets and the transfer of money from the United Kingdom Treasury to the Scottish Gov...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 05 May 2020 : 05 May 2020


The Acting Convener

I am sorry to interrupt, but I would like to clarify that my question was less about the health or clinical benefits of PPE and more about the process of procurin...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21849: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 27/05/2020
Result - For: 47, Against: 0 Abstain: 11
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ForCarried
S5M-21727: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 13/05/2020
Result - For: 36, Against: 16 Abstain: 19
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AbstainCarried
S5M-21728: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 13/05/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 0 Abstain: 19
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ForCarried
SP Bill 49: Consumer Scotland Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 23
Meeting Date: 06/05/2020
Result - For: 14, Against: 38 Abstain: 16
ForDefeated
S5M-21657: Consumer Scotland Bill (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 06/05/2020
Result - For: 67, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21600 Business motion: S5M-21600: Business Motion (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 28/04/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 15 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
21 April 2020 - Back-up vote 1: S5M-21505: Business Motion (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 21/04/2020
Result - For: 55, Against: 13 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 12
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 16
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-21688: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21431: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21148: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21070: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20304: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20286: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19812: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19365: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19236: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18997: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-28915: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28902: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28901: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28899: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28900: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28898: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28757: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28758: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28759: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28760: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2020 Show Full Question >>

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