Fiona Hyslop MSP

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Fiona Hyslop MSP

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  • Member for: Linlithgow
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Fiona is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

Yes, I agree with that. Keeping people in jobs is easier than having to create new jobs. With any recession, there is always dis...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

Sandy Begbie will produce the implementation plan for the scheme for the beginning of August. He is already talking with those who can help to deliver that. As I ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

I feel strongly that we need migrant workers supporting our health and social care systems. We have relied on people coming to this country to work in our health ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

The member made a serious point about the disproportionate impact that Covid has had on not only health but the economy in different parts of the country. I will certainly consider his sugge...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

The biggest single market is the European single market, and the biggest challenge to jobs after Covid will be Brexit. Our leaving the biggest single market in which we could operate will ha...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

I agree with the member on that issue, which Rhoda Grant also picked up on in her question. As we know, women have been at the front line of our response to the coronavirus. At this time, th...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

I have regular discussions—I have another one tomorrow—with Nadhim Zahawi and Alok Sharma, who are ministers in the UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, and our Welsh ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

Yes. I completely agree with that and in fact I have already had active discussions on the issue with other ministers, such as the Minister for Local Government, ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

The key areas of concern are tourism and hospitality and culture—for example, many theatres are not open, which is why we have u...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Fiona Hyslop

We provided leadership by moving very swiftly to set up not only the basic small business grant but the creative, tourism and hospitality enterprises hardship fun...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22119.3: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22119: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22115: Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 22, Against: 56 Abstain: 1
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 42, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 37
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 38
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 39
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 40
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-22119: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22034: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21917: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21312: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20742: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20625: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19967: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18885: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17645: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16554.4: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S2W-32214: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31614: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31458: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31322: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31323: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2O-11714: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30689: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30688: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30171: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30170: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>

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