Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP

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Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Western
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

Alex is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

My question comes from anxiety to do with the fact that the officers are in such a fluid situation. An officer might not know that a situation in which they are p...



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

On the other question, are we giving police officers PPE?



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

That is helpful. I would like to ask about the practical application of the section that deals with penalties for offences involving people who are identified as ...



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

Yes.



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

The bill will give new powers to the police to detain and process potentially infectious persons—



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

I want to ask about the powers in the bill relating to potentially infectious persons. I am keen for you to explain why two sets of powers are required in that re...



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

Great. It is helpful to have that on the record. Thank you.



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

It is helpful to have that on the record.



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton

Yes.



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western) (LD)

I put on record my respect and admiration for all that you are doing, cabinet secretary.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21279: Female Genital Mutilation (Protection and Guidance) (Scotland) Bill (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2020
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21177.3: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21177.1: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21177: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21170: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2020 [draft] (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21174: Scottish Biometrics Commissioner Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 110, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21113: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/03/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21090: Scottish Rate Resolution (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 04/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 50 Abstain: 5
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21013.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21013: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-21195: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21140: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21034: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20860: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20812: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20635.2: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20641: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20619: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20553: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 22/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20520: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-04339: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27997: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 17/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27996: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 17/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27871: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27869: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04274: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27848: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27844: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27845: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27846: Alex Cole-Hamilton, Edinburgh Western, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Question >>

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