Christine Grahame MSP

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  • Member for: Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Christine is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 11 February 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, February 11, 2016


Christine Grahame (Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale) (SNP)

I, too, congratulate Graeme Dey on securing the debate. Although the motion refers to announcements by Johnston Press, it has a wider remit. Johnston Press includ...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 February 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, February 11, 2016


Christine Grahame

I do not want to make an ageist comment, but a lot of elderly people do not go online, and they in particular rely on local papers.



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 09, 2016


Christine Grahame (Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale) (SNP)

I, too, congratulate Anne McTaggart. Rightly, it is an emotionally charged debate. I have every sympathy for the ends that the member wishes to achieve. I am a re...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 09, 2016


Christine Grahame

I am sorry, but I am in my last minute. Kn...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 09, 2016


Christine Grahame

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 09, 2016


Christine Grahame

I do not support the soft opt-out, whether it is the Government or a member who proposes it, because of the issues that I set out in my speech, but can the minist...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 09, 2016


Christine Grahame

I did not say that.



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


The Convener (Christine Grahame)

I welcome everyone to the Justice Committee’s fifth meeting of 2016. I ask everyone to switch off electronic devices and mobile phones as they interfere with broa...



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


The Convener

Item 2—the main item of business—is an evidence session on agricultural crime. The committee held a round-table evidence session on the issue in February 2015. Th...



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


The Convener

Before you go on to sewage sludge, can we keep to the money trail and the destination of items stolen to order? Can I get a response on that first? How hard is it...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 33 moved by Margaret Mitchell on motion S4M-15607 Paul Wheelhouse: Community Justice (Scot
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NoDefeated

Amendment 3 moved by Paul Wheelhouse on motion S4M-15607 Paul Wheelhouse: Community Justice (Scotlan
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YesCarried

S4M-15497 John Swinney: Scottish Rate Resolution—That the Parliament agrees that the Scottish rate o
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YesCarried

S4M-15588 Iain Gray: Scotland’s Future Prosperity—That the Parliament welcomes the estimated £7
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YesCarried

S4M-15588.3 Angela Constance: Scotland’s Future Prosperity—As an amendment to motion S4M-15588 in th
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YesCarried

S4M-15588.1 Liam McArthur: Scotland’s Future Prosperity—As an amendment to motion S4M-15588 in the n
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NoDefeated

S4M-15128.1 Maureen Watt: Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill—
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YesCarried

S4M-15128 Anne McTaggart: Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill—
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AbstainCarried

Amendment 28 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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NoDefeated

Amendment 29 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-15645: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Justice Committee, Date Lodged: 11/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15612: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15489: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15130: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14773: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14721: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14682: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14287: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14264: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14234: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-27808: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27807: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27467: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-01103: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26991: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26324: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26237: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26149: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02883: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02756: Christine Grahame, Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2015 Show Full Question >>

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