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 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Jenny Gilruth

The humanitarian emergency fund was designed from scratch, so it is right that we work to improve its operation in the future, as Alexander Stewart highlighted. I...



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


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Jenny Gilruth)

The Scottish Government commissioned an independent review of its £1 million per annum humanitarian emergency fund in 2019, and we published the review report in ...



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


Jenny Gilruth

I absolutely agree with Claudia Beamish on that point. Policy coherence cuts across all portfolio areas, as she outlined. She will know that, back in 2016, we pub...



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


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Jenny Gilruth)

Since the announcement of the establishment of the ministerial working group on policy coherence for sustainable development, key pieces of work have been taken f...



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


Jenny Gilruth

That is a fair question from Graham Simpson. The UK will host the 26th United Nations climate change conference, which is also known as COP26, in Glasgow in Novem...



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


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Jenny Gilruth)

On 24 February 2020, the Scottish Government published its first ever review of fair trade in Scotland, with a view to increasing fair trade sales.

Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2020 [Draft] : 20 February 2020


Jenny Gilruth

Having studied and lived in Sandra White’s constituency, I am only too aware, from personal experience, of the huge benefit that the Erasmus+ programme brings to ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2020 [Draft] : 20 February 2020


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Jenny Gilruth)

The Scottish Government has been engaging extensively with the UK Government throughout the pre and post-European Union exit period at ministerial and official le...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2020 : 06 February 2020


Jenny Gilruth (Mid Fife and Glenrothes) (SNP)

I am sure that fellow members of the Justice Committee—perhaps with the exclusion of Liam Kerr—will welcome the additional £37 million for the police budget. Will...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2020 : 06 February 2020


Jenny Gilruth (Mid Fife and Glenrothes) (SNP)

The OECD’s 2015 review of Scottish education endorsed curriculum for excellence while urging the Scottish Government to continue to be bold with its reforms to de...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21279: Female Genital Mutilation (Protection and Guidance) (Scotland) Bill (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2020
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21177.3: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-21177.1: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21177: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21170: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2020 [draft] (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-21174: Scottish Biometrics Commissioner Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 110, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-21113: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/03/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21090: Scottish Rate Resolution (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 04/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 50 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-21013.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21013: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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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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