Joe FitzPatrick MSP

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Joe FitzPatrick MSP

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  • Member for: Dundee City West
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Joe is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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


Joe FitzPatrick

To be clear, I again recommend that anyone who intends to travel abroad should visit the fitfortravel website and seek advice from their GP about the services tha...



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


Joe FitzPatrick

I thank the member for the way in which she has raised the question. It is a good opportunity for us to remind everyone of the importance of vaccinations in child...



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


The Minister for Public Health, Sport and Wellbeing (Joe FitzPatrick)

We have been informed by NHS Lothian that two related cases of diphtheria have been confirmed in the Lothian area, with both patients having recently returned fro...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Joe FitzPatrick

We know that criminal gangs in Scotland are using such machines to produce vast quantities of the street benzodiazepines that are having a devastating effect on c...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Joe FitzPatrick

It is always important to remember the differing responsibilities of the Parliament, the Government and the Crown Office in such matters. As I said to Monica Lenn...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Joe FitzPatrick

That is one of the areas of work that the drug deaths task force is addressing. The Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service is part of it, so that we can consi...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Joe FitzPatrick

Liam Kerr will be well aware that, in 2018, the Government increased that budget by £20 million and that, just this year, in the programme for government, the Fir...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Joe FitzPatrick

I absolutely agree. I call on the incoming UK Government to amend the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 or to devolve the powers that will allow this Parliament to take a ...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Joe FitzPatrick

Yes, I strongly agree. I just do not understand how the UK Government, which has acknowledged the benefits of such facilities, can stand in the way of saving live...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


The Minister for Public Health, Sport and Wellbeing (Joe FitzPatrick)

The Scottish Affairs Committee inquiry into problem drug use in Scotland supports our view that what we face in terms of drug deaths is an emergency, and that the...

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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19743: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
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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ForCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-19629: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19060: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17615: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17063: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17034: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16001: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15927: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15440: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14914.2: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14749: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
This Member currently holds a ministerial post. First Minister and Ministers cannot ask the Government questions which is why no recent questions are displaying here. Please use the full search to find details of previous questions by this Member.
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4F-00804: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00742: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01042: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00653: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00919: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00387: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00537: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00325: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00500: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00470: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/11/2011 Show Full Question >>

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