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:

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Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Presiding Officer

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Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : 14 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (Elaine Smith) The next item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S4M-10368, in the name of Angus MacDonald, on Scotland’s pollinator population. The debate will be concluded without any question being put.

Motion debated,

That the Parliament acknowledges that pollinators are e...

Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : 14 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer Many thanks. I have a number of requests to speak. If members could keep to their four minutes, I will try to call everyone.

12:42

Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : 14 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer Thank you, Mr McGrigor. That makes me feel better about the sting that I got at the weekend. I call Liam McArthur, to be followed by Rob Gibson.

12:58

Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : 14 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (Elaine Smith) Thank you. I have a little bit of time in hand if any members wish to take interventions.

16:08

Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : 14 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer I remind members to use full names if possible rather than nicknames, or the official report may find it difficult to report proceedings.

16:35

Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : 14 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer I call Fiona Hyslop to wind up the debate. I apologise for the fact that we have eaten into your time slightly, cabinet secretary. I can give you until 5 o’clock.

16:51

Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : 14 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (Elaine Smith) There are two questions to be put as a result of today’s business.

The first question is, that amendment S4M-10784.1, in the name of Patricia Ferguson, which seeks to amend motion S4M-10784, in the name of Fiona Hyslop, on Scotland’s festivals, festival 2014 and culture 2014, be agreed to...

Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : 14 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer The next question is, that motion S4M-10784, in the name of Fiona Hyslop, on Scotland’s festivals, festival 2014 and culture 2014, as amended, be agreed to.

Motion, as amended, agreed to,

That the Parliament recognises that Scotland’s culture is in vigorous health and that this...

Meeting of the Parliament 13 August 2014 : 13 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (Elaine Smith) That concludes the statement on “Working Together Review: Progressive Workplace Policies in Scotland”.



Meeting of the Parliament 13 August 2014 : 13 August 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (Elaine Smith) The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-10777, in the name of Nicola Sturgeon, on welfare.

15:11
Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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

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

S4M-10777 Nicola Sturgeon: Welfare—That the Parliament notes the damaging and destructive impact of
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NoCarried

S4M-10769.1.1 Gavin Brown: Economic Opportunities of Independence—As an amendment to amendment S4M-1
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YesDefeated

S4M-10769.1 Iain Gray: Economic Opportunities of Independence—As an amendment to motion S4M-10769 in
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YesDefeated

S4M-10769 John Swinney: Economic Opportunities of Independence—That the Parliament agrees that Scotl
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NoCarried

S4M-10724.1 Willie Rennie: Trident—As an amendment to motion S4M-10724 in the name of Keith Brown (T
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AbstainDefeated

S4M-10724.2 Patrick Harvie: Trident—As an amendment to motion S4M-10724 in the name of Keith Brown (
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NoCarried

S4M-10724 Keith Brown: Trident—That the Parliament supports the speediest safe withdrawal of nuclear
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NoCarried

Amendment 38 moved by Alex Johnstone on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Not VotedDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Elaine Smith
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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 >>
Motion S4M-09757: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09739: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09580: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Search for other Questions asked by Elaine Smith
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Question S4W-21982: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21981: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21984: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21983: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21456: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21366: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21367: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00710: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21088: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21087: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2014 Show Full Question >>

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