Christine Grahame MSP

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Christine Grahame MSP

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  • Member for: Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Christine is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Presiding Officer

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

It was an intervention based on amendment 259’s use of the word “must”.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

Amendment 259 would make it mandatory for a roads authority to consult an access panel, but as you said, not every local authority has an access panel. If they havenae got one, they cannae c...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

For heaven’s sake! I will let Murdo Fraser defend his own amendments, if you do not mind. [Laughter.]...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

I think that you are mixing that up with the fact that companies charge too much. Fines can be heavy and one can end up with a £100 fine for being five minutes over the time limit. Such car ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

Let me just finish. Why should public authorities get involved in private contracts? They are a matter for the courts.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

The amendments would exempt stolen and hired cars. The keeper has given leave to someone to drive that car and they have responsibility for that vehicle. At the moment, the private companies...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

I support what is proposed in the amendments. I do not want to patronise Murdo Fraser by praising the clarity of his explanation.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

I will take that in the way in which it was intended.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame

That is all right; I do not have to declare any interests.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Christine Grahame (Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale) (SNP)

Excuse me, I do not think that I have been here as a committee substitute before, have I?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 144
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 108, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 61
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 104
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 68, Against: 45 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 105
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 45, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 146
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-17861: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17847: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17796: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17792: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17713: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17732: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17506: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17407: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16449: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16118: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-22448: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22449: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03189: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03049: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03103: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03043: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20291: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02837: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02693: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18803: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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