Elaine Smith MSP

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Elaine Smith MSP

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  • Member for: Coatbridge and Chryston
  • Region: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Elaine is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Presiding Officer

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Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (Elaine Smith)

Good afternoon. The first item of business is portfolio questions. As ever, in order to get as many people in as possible, short and succinct questions and answers would be appreciated.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer

I call Hanzala Malik.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer

I am sorry, Mr Malik. I think that you are ahead of yourself. I thought that you wanted to ask a supplementary, but that might be for the next set of questions.

Question 2, from Annabel Goldie, has not been lodged, and an understandable explanation has been provided.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer

There is a lot of interest in the topic, so I make a plea for short and succinct questions and answers to match.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer

Question 3 from Dennis Robertson has not been lodged, for understandable reasons.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer

Stuart McMillan can ask a brief supplementary.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer

I am afraid that that concludes the time that is available for questions.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (Elaine Smith)

The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-11304, in the name of Liz Smith, on addressing the attainment gap in Scottish schools.

14:40  

Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer

Sorry, minister. Could we have the minister’s microphone on, please?



Meeting of the Parliament 29 October 2014 : 29 October 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer

I remind members to address their remarks through the chair, please. I also let those in the chamber know that the debate is tight for time.

14:54  
Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

 
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YesCarried

S4M-11304.3 Michael Russell: Addressing the Attainment Gap in Scottish Schools—As an amendment to mo
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YesCarried

S4M-11304 Liz Smith: Addressing the Attainment Gap in Scottish Schools—That the Parliament believes
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YesCarried

S4M-11123 Joe FitzPatrick on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau: Business Motion—That the Parliament
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NoCarried

S4M-11114.2 Kenny MacAskill: Policing—As an amendment to motion S4M-11114 in the name of Graeme Pear
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NoCarried

S4M-11114 Graeme Pearson: Policing—That the Parliament acknowledges that policing in Scotland contin
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NoCarried

S4M-11116.1.1 Patrick Harvie: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-11116.1 in the name
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NoCarried

S4M-11116.1 Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to motion S4M-11116 in the name of Jo
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NoCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-11135: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11083: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11051: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10742: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10669: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10479: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10004: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09991: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09806: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09768: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Search for other Questions asked by Elaine Smith
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4W-22759: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22758: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22760: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22761: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22745: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22750: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22747: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22746: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22749: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22748: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2014 Show Full Question >>

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