James Kelly MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

Earlier in the week, Shelter Scotland revealed that 70,000 children are on social housing waiting lists, which is a completely unacceptable situation. That is compounded by years of Scottish...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

I congratulate my colleague David Stewart on securing this debate on the important issue of heart valve disease. I am aware that Mr Stewart will stand down from Parliament next year, so I pa...



Justice Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


James Kelly

I am sure that the committee will—[Inaudible



Justice Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


James Kelly

It is interesting that, in your answer, you refer to previous case law. One of the issues that has come up is that, understandably, people feel that strong case l...



Justice Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

The defences that the bill codifies around truth, honest opinion and publication in the public interest were broadly welcomed by the witnesses we heard from. Howe...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


James Kelly

It is clear that you support the public sector pay policy, but that you are looking for a financial arrangement in the budget that allows the organisation to foll...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


James Kelly

Your notion of multiyear settlements is interesting and is certainly worth exploring.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


James Kelly

You touched on the level of engagement, which is obviously welcome, but I want to push you a bit further on the issues that we are identifying for this budget rou...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


James Kelly (Glasgow) (Lab)

The main themes so far have concentrated on the size of the pay costs in the budget compared with the non-pay costs. Bearing in mind that that has a big impact on...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


James Kelly

As was highlighted earlier, there is no doubt that there has been substantial growth both in the number of queries that members’ offices have received during the ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22780.3: Prioritising Education Over Independence (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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AbstainCarried
S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-22449: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22398: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22235: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22124: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21552: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5W-31910: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-31889: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31821: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04608: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31650: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31583: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31512: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31400: James Kelly, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
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