Fiona Hyslop MSP

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Fiona Hyslop MSP

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

Fiona is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Fiona Hyslop

I have taken a personal interest in the issue and have agreed to meet the member. I know that many elected representatives are interested in the issue. David Stew...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


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

Ironworks Music Venue Ltd, which leases the Ironworks building venue, is exploring alternative locations in the interest of continuing its business. That business and the live music scene in...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Fiona Hyslop

It is clear that that commitment still stands, but we have had very tight financial settlement budgets, not least because of the United Kingdom Government’s impac...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Fiona Hyslop

It is clear that the V&A has been a great success, and I am glad of the support of everybody who stood behind it. Jenny Marra was conspicuous in being very cr...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


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

The total number of meetings that VisitScotland has had with V&A Dundee and Dundee City Council since 2016 is not recorded. However, since starting in post in...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Fiona Hyslop

I will set out the Scottish Government’s position. We are seriously concerned about the situation in Kashmir, and about reports of excessive use of force, large-s...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


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

The Scottish Government has received written correspondence from two community organisations and four individuals concerned about the situation in Kashmir. In add...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Fiona Hyslop

Clearly, our condolences remain with the family and friends of Allan Marshall. The issue that the member is addressing was discussed extensively at last week’s Fi...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


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

A free, independent and strong press is the bedrock of a well-functioning democracy. The Scottish Government is committed to doing what we can to ensure that it is maintained. That includes ...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Fiona Hyslop

On that last point, we are working with the Poverty Alliance to ensure that good working practices, and indeed good pay, are provided. We have identified funding ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-18778.1: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 34, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-18767.1: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18767: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 1 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
SPCB election
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-18695.1: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18695: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-17645: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16554.4: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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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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