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Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2020 [Draft] : 01 April 2020


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

It would have been unimaginable, even a few weeks ago, that the Parliament would be passing in one day the sweeping powers that are embedded in the bill. However,...



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


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

I thank the Lord Advocate and the cabinet secretary for their statements. Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we live in unprecedented times, so it is important that we work together. However, Par...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

Given the confined conditions in which prison officers and prisoners operate within the prison estate, there is clearly a high risk of the spread of Covid-19. If ...



Justice Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


James Kelly

The real issue is the number of cases that do not get to court. Even a cursory glance shows that this is a major issue and I think that the committee will return ...



Justice Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


James Kelly

Has any assessment been made of the number of cases or potential cases on the internet? How will what is being proposed reduce the number of incidents?...



Justice Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


James Kelly

I very much agree with the points that Shona Robison made and I want to pursue the same issue.



Justice Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

I will follow John Finnie’s line of questioning in relation to the Thompsons submission on success fees. It looks as though there is an inconsistency in approach ...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 March 2020 [Draft] : 12 March 2020


James Kelly

I understand that you have wide experience in policing such events. You have outlined some of the logistical challenges, and I am sure that we all share your view...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 March 2020 [Draft] : 12 March 2020


James Kelly

Is it logical to take from the fact that the costs have decreased that the initial estimate of the number of officers that will be required has also decreased?

Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 March 2020 [Draft] : 12 March 2020


James Kelly

Sure—I understand.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 12
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 16
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
Amdt 40 : SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1)
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 41, Against: 41 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
ForDefeated
01 April 2020 - Back-up vote 2: S5M-21371: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 80, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 28
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 29
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 30
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 41, Against: 41 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 50
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 19, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-20979.2: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20608: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20438: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20277: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20069: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19590: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19591: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19090: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18896.2: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18262: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-28101: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04329: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27581: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27583: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27582: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27580: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04194: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04133: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27223: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27222: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2020 Show Full Question >>

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