Elaine Smith MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2019 : 02 April 2019


Elaine Smith

Earlier, we heard about paperless offices from one of Bill Kidd’s colleagues. Does Bill Kidd agree that we should be encouraging our engineers, for example, to lo...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2019 : 02 April 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I thank the committee for its work and note that the committee had extra time to look at the issue, as mentioned by the committee’s convener, Gillian Martin, in response to my intervention. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2019 : 02 April 2019


Elaine Smith

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2019 : 02 April 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Was the committee disappointed by the Government’s late response to the stage 1 report?



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Elaine Smith

On a point of order, Presiding Officer. I wish to clarify that the procedure that was referred to with regard to Rhoda Grant’s constituent DeeAnn Fitzpatrick is n...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Does the member agree that Rhoda Grant’s determination over a decade to get justice for her constituent is an example to us all? Will he join me in demanding that...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Elaine Smith

—when families do not even have bread today.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Elaine Smith

I am glad that the First Minister agrees that those are shocking reports. We need to push for urgency because, to date, on the Scottish National Party’s watch and fuelled by Tory austerity, ...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


6. Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the First Minister whether the Scottish Government will consider bringing forward the introduction of an income supplement, in light of two recent reports predicting an increase in ch...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 March 2019 [Draft] : 21 March 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Presiding Officer, I apologise to you and to Liam McArthur for my pill alarm going off during Mr McArthur’s contribution.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-16554.4: Revoking Article 50 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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S5M-16554.1: Revoking Article 50 (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-16554.3: Revoking Article 50 (Neil Findlay)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 33 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-16554: Revoking Article 50 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-16555.1: Climate Emergency (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16555.4: Climate Emergency (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16555.3: Climate Emergency (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 22, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-16555: Climate Emergency (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 111 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-16445.3: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16445.2: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-16868: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/04/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16100: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15686: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15344: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14934: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14406: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14335: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14165: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14031: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12801: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-03124: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03223: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22124: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22123: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22122: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02968: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21776: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21775: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21774: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21779: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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