Colin Smyth MSP

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth

The accessibility of our transport system and streets has come up quite a few times during our consideration of the bill. Stakeholders have made it clear that the...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth

In recent weeks, we have seen that progress to increase the number of journeys that are made by bicycle is woeful, yet we also s...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth

Amendments 326 and 327, in the name of Rachael Hamilton, look to strengthen the relationship between health boards and community transport. I very much welcome th...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth

I very much welcome amendment 259, in the name of Jeremy Corbyn—I mean Jeremy Balfour. I am not sure who would be more upset by that comment.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth

The cabinet secretary said that he will write to the 21 local authorities that have decriminalised parking to remind them of the requirement for them to enforce i...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth

Will the member take an intervention?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth

I very much welcome amendment 316. Jamie Greene has raised an important issue, which we see almost daily in our inboxes. Having said that, I am not convinced that...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth

There is, indeed, but the amendments would do nothing to tackle bad behaviour. The reality is that companies persistently abuse the existing rules. We have a code...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Colin Smyth (South Scotland) (Lab)

The amendments represent a significant change and, as Mike Rumbles said, the committee has not taken any evidence on keeper liability, which has been introduced q...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2019 : 20 June 2019


Colin Smyth

Given that there are over 300 direct jobs and thousands more indirect jobs at Prestwick airport, all of which are crucial to the Ayrshire economy, can the First M...

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
ForDefeated
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
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 104
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 68, Against: 45 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 105
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 45, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 146
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-18192: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17948: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17190: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16564: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16460: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16408: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16014: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15698: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15519: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15493.1: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-24844: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24843: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24389: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24387: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24388: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24335: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24334: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24332: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24333: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24296: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Question >>

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