Drew Smith MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 06 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 06, 2015


Drew Smith

—to cut off our nose to spite our face.



Meeting of the Parliament 06 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 06, 2015


Drew Smith

The most aggressive example of nationalism in this campaign is the Scottish National Party’s policy—



Meeting of the Parliament 06 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 06, 2015


Drew Smith

Of course the Scottish Government’s central policy in this election is to end the provision of consequentials, due to its policy of full fiscal autonomy, which wo...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 06, 2015


9. Drew Smith (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government whether Barnett consequentials arising from a mansion tax could help the NHS meet its waiting time guarantee. (S4O-04302)

Meeting of the Parliament 30 April 2015 : Thursday, April 30, 2015


Drew Smith

The cabinet secretary blames NMS, and NMS seems to blame the Scottish Government. The dispute is not complicated: people are working side by side, doing the same ...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 April 2015 : Thursday, April 30, 2015


2. Drew Smith (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to resolve the industrial dispute at National Museums Scotland. (S4O-04265)



Public Audit Committee 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Drew Smith

Would you say, on the basis of what you have looked at, that, as a result of the programme, Scotland’s colleges have a flatter management structure than before? H...



Public Audit Committee 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Drew Smith

That takes me to my final point. Beyond the criticisms about what has happened to the students who are no longer in colleges, there is the criticism that the repo...



Public Audit Committee 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Drew Smith

Clearly, there are points in some of the comments that the EIS has made that support the report’s conclusions and there are areas of common ground between the EIS’s conclusions about what is...



Public Audit Committee 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Drew Smith

That is helpful. I presume that you have ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-13203.3 Angela Constance: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-13203 i
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NoCarried

S4M-13203 Jackie Baillie: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament agrees that reducing
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NoCarried

4M-13134.1 Jamie McGrigor: Circular Economy (Waste Management)—As an amendment to motion S4M-13134 i
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AbstainCarried

S4M-13112.2 Mary Scanlon: Scottish Apprenticeship Week—As an amendment to motion S4M-13112 in the na
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YesDefeated

S4M-13007 Christina McKelvie on behalf of the European and External Relations Committee: 2nd Report,
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YesCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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YesCarried

S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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NoCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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 >>
Motion S4M-12648: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12432: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12244: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12197: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11972: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/12/2014 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11918: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11749: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25598: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25597: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25602: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25603: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25604: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25601: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25596: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25595: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25594: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25593: Drew Smith, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>

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