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 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

No, thank you.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

Before I call Elaine Murray, I apologise to Richard Lyle. I am afraid that we have run out of time, so I cannot call him.

16:37  

Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

Will you come to a close, please?



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

Thank you. I am afraid that we are very tight for time. Speeches should be four minutes, but if members take less than that, I might be able to call everyone.

16:16  

Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

You must close.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

Draw to a close, please.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

You have 30 seconds.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

You are in your final minute, minister.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer (Elaine Smith)

The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-12385, in the name of Liz Smith, on science, technology, engineering and mathematics education in Scottish schools. We are very short of time, and I give warning that I may not be able to call every member who wishes to speak in the debate.

15:54  

Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2015 : 25 February 2015
The Deputy Presiding Officer

You must close, minister.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12423.1 Alex Rowley: Commission on Local Tax Reform—As an amendment to motion S4M-12423 in the n
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YesCarried

S4M-12423 Marco Biagi: Commission on Local Tax Reform—That the Parliament supports the establishment
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YesCarried

S4M-12385 Liz Smith: STEM Education in Scottish Schools—That the Parliament agrees that a solid grou
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YesCarried

S4M-12395.1 Fergus Ewing: An Energy Strategy for Scotland—As an amendment to motion S4M-12395 in the
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NoCarried

S4M-12395.2 Patrick Harvie: An Energy Strategy for Scotland—As an amendment to motion S4M-12395 in t
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S4M-12395 Murdo Fraser: An Energy Strategy for Scotland—That the Parliament notes with concern the l
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NoCarried

S4M-12385.3 Alasdair Allan: STEM Education in Scottish Schools—As an amendment to motion S4M-12385 i
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NoCarried

S4M-12382.3 Mary Fee: Building Scotland’s Infrastructure for the Future—As an amendment to motion S4
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S4M-12382.1 Gavin Brown: Building Scotland’s Infrastructure for the Future—As an amendment to motion
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S4M-12382.2 Willie Rennie: Building Scotland’s Infrastructure for the Future—As an amendment to moti
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NoDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Elaine Smith
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Motion S4M-12353: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12248: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12102: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11962: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11865: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11526: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4W-24252: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23714: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23715: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03844: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23273: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23272: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23270: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23271: Elaine Smith, Coatbridge and Chryston, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2014 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 >>

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