Emma Harper MSP

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Emma Harper MSP

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  • Member for: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Emma is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Emma Harper

Overtime was raised with me. If I am a 28-hour-contract person and, all of a sudden, I am doing twice that, I do not get overtime until I meet a 37.5 or 35-hour work week, but I understand t...



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Emma Harper

With increased capacity comes an increased need for training. I know that that is under way, because last Monday I spoke to a respiratory nurse specialist about training.



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

Good morning, cabinet secretary. I know that you are doing an immense amount of work at this time.



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

The First Minister said that she is aware of the incredible work that is being carried out across our health service during what is a difficult time for our NHS s...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

What engagement has there been with relevant stakeholders? In his response to Murdo Fraser, the cabinet secretary mentioned the Scottish Human Rights Commission.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

The cabinet secretary has mentioned that many pupils will feel anxious during this time, which could have an impact on their mental health. Can he provide assuran...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Emma Harper

I will be quick. Whether related to Covid-19 or not, it has been suggested that rural bus routes could be used for delivering essential items, such as prescriptio...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Emma Harper

When I visited Cairnryan recently with the Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee, we looked at lorries that were unescorted by humans. Basically...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Emma Harper

We have talked about ferries and island communities. I know that Kenneth Gibson asked a question in the chamber the other day about the island of Cumbrae getting freight and food delivered. ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Emma Harper (South Scotland) (SNP)

Good morning, everybody. I will pick up on what Mr Lyle said about promoting the scheme. There have been lots of discussions and debates in relation to older pers...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21279: Female Genital Mutilation (Protection and Guidance) (Scotland) Bill (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2020
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21177.3: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-21177.1: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21177: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21170: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2020 [draft] (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21174: Scottish Biometrics Commissioner Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 110, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21113: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/03/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21090: Scottish Rate Resolution (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 04/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 50 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-21013.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21013: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-21225: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21226: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21082: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20994: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20901: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20855: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20789: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20729: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20721: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20466: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-28176: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/03/2020 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28074: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04226: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04156: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27463: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27221: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04087: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03921: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26992: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03990: Emma Harper, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2020 Show Full Question >>

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