Drew Smith MSP

Welcome to Drew Smith MSP's biography pages

Parliamentary Activities

Search for other speeches made by this member

Meeting of the Parliament 03 September 2015 [Draft] : Thursday, September 03, 2015


Drew Smith

In the online age, I am not convinced that talk of another channel is the way to go. However, I can see that you are keen to change the channel, Presiding Officer, so I will desist at that p...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 September 2015 [Draft] : Thursday, September 03, 2015


Drew Smith (Glasgow) (Lab)

I am glad of the opportunity to take part in today’s debate and I am grateful to the Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee for its report.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 September 2015 [Draft] : Thursday, September 03, 2015


Drew Smith

I am sure that the First Minister has read the open letter to Richard Lochhead, which was signed by 28 research organisations, including “some scientists”, I am sure, to express extreme conc...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 September 2015 [Draft] : Thursday, September 03, 2015


5. Drew Smith (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the First Minister what scientific evidence the Scottish Government used as the basis for its recent announcement on GM technology. (S4F-02920) ...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Drew Smith (Glasgow) (Lab)

One issue that the licensing board had to deal with in the case of the Arches was concern from the police. Would the amendments mean that the licensing board coul...



Public Audit Committee 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Drew Smith

I agree with colleagues that we need to publish a report. I presume that, in considering a draft report, we would know the contents of the other report that is co...



Public Audit Committee 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Drew Smith

That would be welcome. Is there also an opportunity for people who do not want a career in the public sector but would be prepared to spend part of their career t...



Public Audit Committee 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Drew Smith

To return to Sandra White’s point about competition between the public sector and the private sector on recruitment, did the Auditor General find any evidence of ...



Public Audit Committee 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Drew Smith (Glasgow) (Lab)

It was on another point, convener.



Meeting of the Parliament 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Drew Smith (Glasgow) (Lab)

I welcome the cabinet secretary’s comments in response to Paul Martin’s question about the canteen 13 at Glasgow Kelvin College. Given that many former principals...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 1 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
>> Show more
NoDefeated

Amendment 3 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
>> Show more
NoDefeated

Amendment 4 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
>> Show more
NoDefeated

Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
>> Show more
NoDefeated

Amendment 6 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
>> Show more
NoDefeated

Amendment 7 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
>> Show more
NoDefeated

Amendment 15 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
>> Show more
NoDefeated

Amendment 17 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
>> Show more
NoDefeated

Amendment 22 moved by Cara Hilton on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (S
>> Show more
YesDefeated

Amendment 19 moved by Michael Matheson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
>> Show more
NoCarried

Search for other Motions lodged by Drew Smith
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-13941: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/08/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13936: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/08/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13842: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13761: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13710: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13332: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13331: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13022: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12932: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12887: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Search for other Questions asked by Drew Smith
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4F-02920: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/08/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27075: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/08/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27076: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/08/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26974: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26906: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26905: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26562: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26561: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26487: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26488: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/07/2015 Show Full Question >>

Further information

Email our Public Information Service for more information.