Shona Robison MSP

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Shona Robison MSP

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  • Member for: Dundee City East
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Social Security Committee 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Shona Robison

Can we have regular updates as we go forward, convener, depending on the situation that we find ourselves in?



Social Security Committee 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Shona Robison

On a different issue and just for completeness, given the topicality of the subject, have you done an assessment on the implications of Brexit for the social security budget?



Social Security Committee 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Shona Robison

How would you evidence it? Would you ask those who apply for a benefit why they are applying? What mechanisms could you use to gather that evidence?



Social Security Committee 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Shona Robison (Dundee City East) (SNP)

You have answered this to some extent, cabinet secretary, but—in the same vein—if behavioural change happens as the result of a change of benefit entitlement by the UK Government, for exampl...



Justice Committee 08 October 2019 [Draft] : 08 October 2019


Shona Robison

That was interesting. Thank you.



Justice Committee 08 October 2019 [Draft] : 08 October 2019


Shona Robison (Dundee City East) (SNP)

Good morning. I want to return briefly to the subject of violence levels. You have set out a picture of quite a pressurised environment, but two facts that you ci...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2019 [Draft] : 03 October 2019


Shona Robison (Dundee City East) (SNP)

Is the First Minister aware of the new report from A Menu for Change, which is out this week and was produced by Oxfam, the Poverty Alliance and others? It shows ...



Justice Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


Shona Robison

That is concerning.



Justice Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


Shona Robison

DCS Campbell, what you are saying is concerning and bleak. Are you saying that, in 30 days’ time, in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the ability to arrest criminal...



Justice Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


Shona Robison (Dundee City East) (SNP)

Good morning, panel. We have touched on the technologies before—Matthew Rice in particular got into some of this earlier. It is accepted that

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19287.1: Supporting Innovation (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19287.2: Supporting Innovation (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-18623: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19193.1: Give Them Time Campaign (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19190.2: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19190.1: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19190: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-19037: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19023: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18949: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18892: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18864: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18758: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18715: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18705: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17987: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17479: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-25825: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03595: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25328: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24926: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24058: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24046: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23559: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23261: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23260: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22805: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2019 Show Full Question >>

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