Christina McKelvie MSP

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European and External Relations Committee 21 August 2014 : 21 August 2014
The Convener (Christina McKelvie) Good morning and welcome to the 17th meeting in 2014 of the European and External Relations Committee. I make the usual request that mobile phones and any other pieces of electronic equipment are switched off, because they can interfere with the broadcasting system. We have received apologies from C...

European and External Relations Committee 21 August 2014 : 21 August 2014
The Convener We always take deliberations on our work programme in private, because that allows us to look at all the options and have a franker exchange about them.



European and External Relations Committee 21 August 2014 : 21 August 2014
The Convener It is just normal procedure—nothing different. Are we agreed?

Members indicated agreement.



European and External Relations Committee 21 August 2014 : 21 August 2014
The Convener Thank you. We will now move into private session.

10:31 Meeting continued in private until 10:52.

Meeting of the Parliament 21 August 2014 : 21 August 2014
Christina McKelvie (Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse) (SNP) What about disabled people?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 August 2014 : 20 August 2014
Christina McKelvie (Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse) (SNP) The women of Scotland, across the centuries, have been drivers for change. In spite of the social and economic barriers that have constantly worked against them, we have testimony of some seriously impressive heroines who have blazed a trail that we are rightly proud of.

Let us take a bri...

Meeting of the Parliament 13 August 2014 : 13 August 2014
Christina McKelvie (Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse) (SNP) The report by the Jimmy Reid Foundation entitled “Working Together: A vision for industrial democracy in a Common Weal economy” tells us:

“The country with the strongest worker participation rate according to the”

EU participation index

“is Denmark ... The high level...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 August 2014 : 07 August 2014
Christina McKelvie (Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse) (SNP)

7. To ask the Scottish Government what action it will take to address income poverty. (S4O-03447)



Meeting of the Parliament 07 August 2014 : 07 August 2014
Christina McKelvie I thank the cabinet secretary for that very welcome announcement. He will be aware that over the past decade more and more people have been pushed into poverty pay and reliance on in-work benefits because of United Kingdom pay policy. Does he agree that the only way to ensure that Scotland’s workers...

Meeting of the Parliament 06 August 2014 : 06 August 2014
Christina McKelvie (Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse) (SNP) Trident is the elephant in our back yard—weapons of mass destruction that will cost us around £4 billion a year by the mid-2020s. Do we want them there? Do we want secret night-time convoys of warheads driving along the M8, or through my constituency, via the M74, or through the largest centres of p...
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S4M-10843.1.2 Ruth Davidson: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1.1 Willie Rennie: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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NoDefeated

S4M-10843.1 Johann Lamont: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to motion S4M-10843 in the name of Alex
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S4M-10843 Alex Salmond: Scotland’s Future—That the Parliament agrees that Scotland is one of the wea
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YesCarried

S4M-10829.3 Jenny Marra: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-10829.2 Mary Scanlon: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 in
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S4M-10829.1 Alison McInnes: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 i
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S4M-10829 Angela Constance: Increasing Opportunities for Women—That the Parliament welcomes the grow
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YesCarried

S4M-10777.4 Jackie Baillie: Welfare—As an amendment to motion S4M-10777 in the name of Nicola Sturge
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NoDefeated

S4M-10777.2 Alex Johnstone: Welfare—As an amendment to motion S4M-01777 in the name of Nicola Sturge
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-10831: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10799: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10737: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10715: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10679: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10527: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10415: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10407: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10308: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10274: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-03447: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/07/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21713: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21714: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21715: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21383: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21382: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21380: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21381: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21154: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21153: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2014 Show Full Question >>

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