Elaine Smith MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

The Scottish Government’s strategy, “Equally Safe: Scotland’s strategy for preventing and eradicating violence against women and girls” defines commercial sexual ...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Elaine Smith

I will expand on that issue. I do not have the knowledge that Stewart Stevenson has of what has gone on in the past.



Meeting of the Parliament 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I am not an expert on the issue, but we all recognise and welcome the ways in which technology can improve our lives. We have heard some of those this afternoon. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

We have to be careful to be clear that not all the fears are unwarranted.



Meeting of the Parliament 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Elaine Smith

It occurred to me earlier that if, when the Parliament was established 20 years ago, I had received in the mail some of the comments that I receive online today, ...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Elaine Smith

Will the minister take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I, too, thank Rachael Hamilton for bringing the debate to the chamber. It is a timely reminder that we all have responsibilities...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 31 October 2019 [Draft] : 31 October 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Does the cabinet secretary agree that the 2010 act is right to allow competitive sport to be organised on the basis of sex when



Meeting of the Parliament 30 October 2019 [Draft] : 30 October 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I thank Margaret Mitchell for bringing the debate to the chamber this evening. I thank the SCVO for providing a copy of its book and welcome to the public gallery...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19851.1: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19851.2: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19851: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 16 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19822.3: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 22 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-19822.1: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19743: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19539: Referendums (Scotland) Bill: Financial Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19715.3: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 64, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19715.2: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 19, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19715: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-19246: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18580: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/08/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17513: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17460: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17400: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17107: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16868: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/04/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16100: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15686: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15344: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-26159: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26160: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26158: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03548: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25012: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25014: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25015: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25016: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25013: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24401: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/07/2019 Show Full Question >>

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