Jeremy Balfour MSP

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  • Member for: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2019 [Draft] : 27 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

Does the minister recognise that many disabled people do not have blue badges? People with hidden disabilities or upper limb disabilities will be included in thos...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2019 [Draft] : 27 June 2019


9. Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what analysis the transport secretary has carried out regarding how the proposed workplace parking levy could affect disabled people accessing employment. (S5O...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

The simple answer is that in some parts of Scotland the system is not working, so I press amendment 257.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

They do have an audio alert, but on busy streets such as some in Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Glasgow and other cities, it is difficult to hear. A number of people have s...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

Absolutely.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

No new reports will be coming to Parliament as a result of amendments that I lodged, because my amendments have all been disagreed to, so far. I accept John Finni...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

For people who are completely blind, the position of the light does not solve the problem. There can be a light on the control box as well as the device that I am...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

Members will be glad to hear that this is the last of my amendments. ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

I appreciate that, but I am trying to future proof the approach, in case future Administrations are not as proactive as you and your officials.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 June 2019 [Draft] : 26 June 2019


Jeremy Balfour

I appreciate what the cabinet secretary has said, but there is a fear in some parts of the third sector that, over time, the accessible travel framework will gath...

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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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
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

Search for other Motions lodged by Jeremy Balfour
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Motion S5M-18258: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17813: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17798: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17736: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17397: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17298: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17045: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16877: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16874: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16878: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03463: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03415: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03295: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22521: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22520: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22519: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22518: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22420: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22401: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03089: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Question >>

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