Ash Denham MSP

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Ash Denham MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Eastern
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Ash is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 December 2018 : 20 December 2018


Ash Denham

I am aware of the issue and I would be happy to meet with the member to discuss it. The Antisocial Behaviour etc (Scotland) Act 2004 provides a wide range of meas...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 December 2018 : 20 December 2018


The Minister for Community Safety (Ash Denham)

I am well aware of the risk to public safety caused by careless, inconsiderate and antisocial driving. That is why I fully support Police Scotland and its partner...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 December 2018 : 18 December 2018


Ash Denham

Daniel Johnson is right to raise that point, but he must accept that what is proposed is a proxy that is intended to apply across a broad range of cases. Also, we...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 December 2018 : 18 December 2018


Ash Denham

The Government is committed to 100 per cent compensation. I will come on later in my speech to address other points that John Mason raised.



Meeting of the Parliament 18 December 2018 : 18 December 2018


Ash Denham

Thank you, Presiding Officer. I will do my best to get the timing right.



Meeting of the Parliament 18 December 2018 : 18 December 2018


Ash Denham

We have taken account of that. We recognise that there are many reasons why a PPO might not be suitable for a pursuer or a defender, but we think that the court w...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 December 2018 : 18 December 2018


Ash Denham

Daniel Johnson makes a good point. The general point is that the rate must meet the needs of the hypothetical investor and ensure that they get the right amount o...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 December 2018 : 18 December 2018


The Minister for Community Safety (Ash Denham)

I am very pleased to be here to open the debate on the general principles of the Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill. I thank the convener and members of the...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 December 2018 [Draft] : 13 December 2018


Ash Denham

I assure Parliament that although the Scottish ministers have no mechanism by which they may intervene in or comment on individual and current cases, the Scottish...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 December 2018 [Draft] : 13 December 2018


The Minister for Community Safety (Ash Denham)

The Scottish Government has zero tolerance of any form of bullying, harassment and discrimination, from any source. Where such behaviour occurs, it is essential t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15300: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15169: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14665: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12984: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12850: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12657: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12648: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11987: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11475: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11441: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17246: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02182: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02133: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02103: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16510: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16506: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02077: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01059: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02040: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02282: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2018 Show Full Question >>

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