Fiona Hyslop MSP

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Fiona Hyslop MSP

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  • Member for: Linlithgow
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


Fiona Hyslop

Yes. The Scottish Government and I have made representations to the UK Government on its role in relation to Saudi Arabia and its ability and capability to end th...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

The Scottish Government donated £250,000 to the Disasters Emergency Committee’s Yemen crisis appeal when it was launched in December 2016. In July 2018, the Scottish Government provided a fu...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


Fiona Hyslop

I believe that James Kelly is the finance spokesperson for the Labour Party, although I may be wrong about that and I am happy to be corrected. He will understand...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

Scotland’s international framework sets out how our international work supports the Scottish Government’s central purpose of creating a more successful country with opportunities for all to ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


Fiona Hyslop

I understand that the findings from the testing of an alternative ethnic group question showed that the inclusion of a tick box for showpeople was acceptable, and...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

National Records of Scotland set out proposed questions for inclusion in the 2021 census. All requests for changes to questions were considered according to user need, data quality, existing...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


Fiona Hyslop

On the latter point, yes, we have seen strong production growth figures, and that is before we see the results of the doubling of film investment from the Scottis...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


Fiona Hyslop

The member makes an important point about the opportunities for young film makers, particularly in the early parts of their careers, and the importance of their b...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop)

I am meeting Isabel Davis, the executive director of Screen Scotland, on 21 March. I meet regularly with the chair of Creative Scotland, and Scottish Government officials attend the meetings...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:52 : 20 March 2019


Fiona Hyslop

The member has been a member of this Parliament for some time, so she will know the process that takes place when new legislation is introduced. Decisions that th...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 35: Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 19/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
ForCarried
S5M-16394: Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16312.2: Building on Scotland’s Strengths in Technology and Engineering to Become Europe’s Leading Space Nation (Edward Mountain)
Meeting Date: 14/03/2019
Result - For: 79, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16312.1: Building on Scotland’s Strengths in Technology and Engineering to Become Europe’s Leading Space Nation (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 14/03/2019
Result - For: 19, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16312: Building on Scotland’s Strengths in Technology and Engineering to Become Europe’s Leading Space Nation (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 14/03/2019
Result - For: 79, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16267.1: Year of Young People 2018: A Celebration, a Chance and a Change (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/03/2019
Result - For: 30, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16292: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 13/03/2019
Result - For: 93, Against: 20 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16257.3: Working to Make Scotland a Fair Work Nation by 2025 (Jamie Halcro Johnston)
Meeting Date: 12/03/2019
Result - For: 31, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16257.1: Working to Make Scotland a Fair Work Nation by 2025 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 12/03/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16257.2: Working to Make Scotland a Fair Work Nation by 2025 (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 12/03/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 20 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-16038: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12112: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11347: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10571: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09887: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07862: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06073: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04576: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04287.3: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03748: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
This Member currently holds a ministerial post. First Minister and Ministers cannot ask the Government questions which is why no recent questions are displaying here. Please use the full search to find details of previous questions by this Member.
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S2W-32214: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31614: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31458: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31322: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31323: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2O-11714: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30689: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30688: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30171: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30170: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>

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