Richard Lyle MSP

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Richard Lyle MSP

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  • Member for: Uddingston and Bellshill
  • Region: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Richard is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 December 2019


Richard Lyle

The recently published Scotland’s Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline 2018-19 annual report makes for grim reading. There has been a 25 per cent increase ...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 December 2019


2. Richard Lyle (Uddingston and Bellshill) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government how many prosecutions and convictions there have been for domestic and emotional abuse since 1 April 2019. (S5O-03884)



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 December 2019 : 10 December 2019


Richard Lyle

I happily extend to you an invitation to come to Bellshill and open a branch there.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 December 2019 : 10 December 2019


Richard Lyle

Pete Cheema said earlier that we need a Scottish solution for a Scottish problem. Do you agree?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 December 2019 : 10 December 2019


Richard Lyle

How do banks identify which customers would be most impacted by the loss of a local branch? I have mentioned that I lost three local branches in three years. The ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 December 2019 : 10 December 2019


Richard Lyle

Yes. Only when the Royal Bank and the Clydesdale Bank unfortunately moved out of a town in my constituency—Bellshill—and I found that I could get a payment book to pay into my Royal Bank acc...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 December 2019 : 10 December 2019


Richard Lyle

Ok. That makes my point. What are the barriers to introducing a universal standard that includes access to cash and face-to-face services? There are still people ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 December 2019 : 10 December 2019


Richard Lyle

Basically, a bank could build a booth outside where I could pay money in. Your machines could accept any card and the money could go into any bank account....



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 December 2019 : 10 December 2019


Richard Lyle

I have listened to what you have said. My view of Link is that banking has changed over the years, so if I can put my card in any non-fee-paying machine to take m...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 December 2019 : 10 December 2019


Richard Lyle

And for the banks.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-20100: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20101: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19982: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19885: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19687: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19102: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19001: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18769: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18770: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18290: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5T-01920: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03884: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26458: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26302: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03744: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03725: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03702: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03562: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03537: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25131: Richard Lyle, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>

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