Christina McKelvie MSP

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Christina McKelvie MSP

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  • Member for: Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse
  • Region: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

I thank Gail Ross for bringing this very important debate to the chamber on the day when we launched the pilot, and I thank all colleagues across the chamber for ...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 January 2019 : 29 January 2019


Christina McKelvie

That is another aspect of the work that we are continuing to develop. I look forward to working with the new body to address loneliness.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 January 2019 : 29 January 2019


Christina McKelvie

I have been very proud to lead today’s debate on the Scottish Government’s first national strategy on tackling social isolation and loneliness. The liveliness and passion of the debate are m...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 January 2019 : 29 January 2019


Christina McKelvie

I could take up the rest of my speaking time in answering that question, because there are many ways to tackle that issue.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 January 2019 : 29 January 2019


Christina McKelvie

I would be delighted to meet Alex Cole-Hamilton to discuss those issues. He makes a few fair points on some of the issues and challenges that we face in the current budget negotiations. He w...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 January 2019 : 29 January 2019


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

I am delighted to be opening today’s debate. As we know, social isolation and loneliness are important. As our society changes, there has been increasing recognition of social isolation and ...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2018 : 19 December 2018


Christina McKelvie

Yes, I can. Next year, I will publish an older people’s framework. That will pull together a number of programmes in the Scottish budget 2019-20 that benefit older people. The programmes, wh...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2018 : 19 December 2018


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

The people of Glasgow, along with people across Scotland, will benefit from this year’s budget support for the programme of work to deliver social security powers—we heard about many of thos...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 December 2018 : 13 December 2018


Christina McKelvie

I can heartily give a commitment that all stakeholders who have an interest will take part in that consultation. I will certainly encourage them to do so, and I h...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 December 2018 : 13 December 2018


Christina McKelvie

I thank members for their contributions to the debate. On 10 December 1998, the United Nations adopted its declaration on human rights defenders. Having met several human rights defenders th...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15879: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2019
Result - For: 61, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-15723: Establishment of a Committee (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 06/02/2019
Result - For: 92, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15625.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2019
Result - For: 30, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15625: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2019
Result - For: 67, Against: 58 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-15607.1: Presumption to Mainstream (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15615.2: Tackling Antisocial Behaviour (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2019
Result - For: 69, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15609.2: A Connected Scotland, the Scottish Government’s Strategy for Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 29/01/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15507.1: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15507.2: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15514: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 0 Abstain: 27
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15609: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15126: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14904: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14075: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12933: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12797: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12661: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12617: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12476: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12289: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02254: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02214: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02000: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15726: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01926: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15017: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01821: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01730: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12652: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10428: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/07/2017 Show Full Question >>

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