Jenny Gilruth MSP

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Jenny Gilruth MSP

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  • Member for: Mid Fife and Glenrothes
  • Region: Mid Scotland and Fife
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Jenny is a member of the following Committees:

Jenny is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Jenny Gilruth

Alex Rowley is correct in saying that our constituents have extreme reservations about that. I do not know about his inbox, but I have been inundated by concerned...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Jenny Gilruth

The continuity bill does not require Scotland to align with any or all EU measures; instead, it allows us to assess on a case-by-case basis, applying our judgment...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Jenny Gilruth)

The Scottish Government has always had to work hard at influencing EU laws in less formal ways, as the United Kingdom is the member state. To that end, Scottish Government officials and mini...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Jenny Gilruth

Maurice Golden should remember what our constituents voted for in 2016. They did not vote to leave the European Union. They did not vote for a power grab from Wes...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Jenny Gilruth)

It will not be possible to align with every new EU law. Some will operate properly only in the EU, some will be in reserved areas and there might be practical or resource constraints in rela...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 25 August 2020 [Draft] : 25 August 2020


Jenny Gilruth

For the amendment.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 25 August 2020 [Draft] : 25 August 2020


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Jenny Gilruth)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer. I was not able to vote.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 20 August 2020 : 20 August 2020


Jenny Gilruth

The member is absolutely right. The United Kingdom Government’s white paper makes it clear that currently devolved state aid powers would be reserved under the pr...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 20 August 2020 : 20 August 2020


Jenny Gilruth

Different standards have been applied across the United Kingdom for many years, with no detriment to businesses or consumers. As I said in Tuesday’s debate, in mo...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 20 August 2020 : 20 August 2020


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Jenny Gilruth)

As Graham Simpson must know, those powers are already devolved to Scotland. Environmental standards, food safety, animal welfare—all devolved. If food safety is a...

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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ForCarried
S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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ForCarried
S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstDefeated
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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AgainstDefeated
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-20866: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20835: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20833: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20834: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20832: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20836: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20715: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20658: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20659: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20617: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-27245: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04093: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27120: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26767: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03952: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03827: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03768: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26064: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25714: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03638: Jenny Gilruth, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2019 Show Full Question >>

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