Humza Yousaf MSP

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Humza Yousaf MSP

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  • Member for: Glasgow Pollok
  • Region: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

The member raises a very good point. I am, of course, aware of these discussions from my previous ministerial role as Minister for Transport and the Islands. If t...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

It is compatible because the £100 million for that work is protected in the budget, as was outlined by my colleague Derek Mackay, so the resource is available.

Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

I do not have the exact figures to hand, but I will provide them to Daniel Johnson.



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

The member makes the very valid point that we need to ensure that the public, politicians, and I, as the cabinet secretary, have confidence in our community payba...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

Yes. I was interested to hear Rory Stewart’s commitment. In some ways, it goes further in that we would have a presumption against short sentences whereas he is t...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

I will look to provide the member with fuller detail as a follow-up, as I do not have it all in front of me. However, the Scotti...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

Let me in turn thank Liam McArthur for the general tone of his question. I know that he takes the issue seriously. Around the ch...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Justice (Humza Yousaf)

After a number of years of relative stability, the average prison population has increased over the past year. Scotland currently has the highest imprisonment rate in western Europe, with ar...



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

The task force did not talk about that important issue at its first meeting, but it was indirectly mentioned by a few stakeholders with an interest in it, includi...



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Humza Yousaf

Again, the victims task force should help with that, because it will bring the police to the table, as well as other partners. Further, this year, Victim Support ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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ForCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-15017: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14825: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14827: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13995: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12556: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12437: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11289.2: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11345: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10358: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10336: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2018 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.
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Question S4O-01180: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00992: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-06825: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00950: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00904: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00868: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00682: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00630: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00392: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04640: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2011 Show Full Question >>

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