James Kelly MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2019 : 27 June 2019


James Kelly

I agreed with Nicola Sturgeon previously when she said that the Tory two-child benefit cap is abhorrent. Therefore, why did the Government not allocate £69 millio...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2019 : 27 June 2019


James Kelly

Last week, the First Minister told Parliament that every penny in the Scottish budget was accounted for. What she did not—[Interruption...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2019 : 27 June 2019


7. James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the First Minister for what reason the 2018-19 Scottish budget was underspent by £449 million. (S5F-03474)



Finance and Constitution Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


James Kelly

According to the financial memorandum, the total cost of the bill will be £100 million over a number of years. The bulk of that—about two thirds of it, or £67 million—will come from ratepaye...



Finance and Constitution Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


James Kelly

That is clear, but I think that there will be an issue about that—it is a political issue.



Finance and Constitution Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


James Kelly

I gave the example of another independence referendum and the Electoral Commission’s role in the 2014 referendum. Would the Electoral Commission be asked to look ...



Finance and Constitution Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


James Kelly

Section 3 is on the interpretation of referendum questions. Section 3(5) states that the Electoral Commission has to publish a report on the wording and “intellig...



Finance and Constitution Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


James Kelly

From the point of view of an organisation receiving funding, it will receive a block of money, so how does a unit cost system apply to that?



Finance and Constitution Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


James Kelly

You have given some general commentary, but it is a matter of concern that that money has been frozen. What specific action is the Scottish Government taking to a...



Finance and Constitution Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


James Kelly

Just to be clear, you are saying that the EU had issues with some of the processes that the Scottish Government was working through and that is why the money was ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 144
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 108, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 61
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 104
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 68, Against: 45 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 105
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 45, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 146
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-18262: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18178: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18177: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17895: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17739: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17740: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17607: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17515: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17306: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17237: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-24767: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24766: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24768: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24770: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24769: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24158: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24157: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24156: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03474: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23683: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/06/2019 Show Full Question >>

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