Graham Simpson MSP

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Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener

Agenda item 7 is consideration of SSI 2019/277, which is not subject to any parliamentary procedure. The instrument commences se...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener

Agenda item 6 is consideration of two negative instruments. No points have been raised on SSI 2019/278 or on the instrument that the committee considered under it...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener

Agenda item 5 is consideration of an affirmative instrument, on which no points have been raised. Is the committee content with the instrument?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener

Agenda item 4 is consideration of a Scottish statutory instrument that has been laid under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener

The committee will consider its draft report on the order later in the meeting.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener

Under agenda item 3, we are considering an order made under the Convention Rights (Compliance) (Scotland) Act 2001. SSI 2019/261 gave prisoners serving 12 months ...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener

Under agenda item 2, it is proposed that the committee takes items 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 in private. Is that agreed?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener

Thank you, Jeremy, and welcome.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 September 2019 [Draft] : 17 September 2019


The Convener (Graham Simpson)

I welcome everyone to the 24th meeting in 2019 of the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee. The first item of business is to welcome Jeremy Balfour to the co...



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


Graham Simpson (Central Scotland) (Con)

When this month will the minister respond to the recommendations of the tenement maintenance working group? Will it be in the form of a statement to Parliament or...

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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ForDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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AbstainCarried
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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ForDefeated
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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AbstainCarried
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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-17265.1: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15454: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14962.1: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12342: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11368: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10476: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09839.1: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08915: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08770: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05616: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03598: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03559: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03478: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24927: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24928: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24929: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24931: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24930: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24284: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24283: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Question >>

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