Fiona Hyslop MSP

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Fiona Hyslop MSP

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  • Member for: Linlithgow
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Fiona Hyslop At the British-Irish Council, there was extensive discussion of air passenger duty. It was indicated that Ryanair has said that it will deliver an additional 1 million passengers as a direct result of the Irish Government’s decision to abolish its air travel tax from April 2014. We also shared with ...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
The Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop) At the successful British-Irish Council summit that was held in Guernsey on 13 June, we discussed the economic situation with a consensus that there was cautious optimism but a need to look at the nature of recovery and the sustainability of growth. We discussed the importance of good transport link...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2014 : Thursday, June 19, 2014
Fiona Hyslop I welcome the debate’s positive tone. I will explore all the constructive suggestions that have been made this afternoon for improving the proposals and the recommendations from the lead committee and the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee. I plan to write to the Education and Culture Committ...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2014 : Thursday, June 19, 2014
Fiona Hyslop Will Liam McArthur give way on that point?



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2014 : Thursday, June 19, 2014
Fiona Hyslop In relation to the financial provisions for the bill, I reiterate that HES will not be reliant on charitable status. The assumptions that have been made have been very strict in terms of bias, but HES will not be reliant on additional charitable income.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2014 : Thursday, June 19, 2014
Fiona Hyslop I very much appreciate the member’s points and will address them either in my summing-up speech or certainly in my response to the committee. Energy efficiency and climate change, for example, are an area of Government policy that we would expect all public bodies to support. We frequently get asked...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2014 : Thursday, June 19, 2014
Fiona Hyslop I think that the member was a member of the committee when it considered the National Library of Scotland Bill. The NLS has charitable functions and the national collections are charities, but they are non-departmental public bodies. What he describes therefore occurs in a number of similar areas.
Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2014 : Thursday, June 19, 2014
The Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop) I welcome the Education and Culture Committee’s report, which has highlighted a number of areas in which it is important to clarify our intentions. I agree with the committee on the need for a clear and shared understanding. I will refer in my speech to the key topics that it considered, and I will ...

Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Fiona Hyslop At present, there are no artworks out on loan from the Scottish Government. The value of works that are on loan from the National Galleries of Scotland is currently just over £1 million.



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 18, 2014
The Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs (Fiona Hyslop) The Scottish Government does not hold a current valuation for the works of art that it holds. The holdings comprise both loans and purchased works, although there have been no purchases by the Scottish Government for at least 10 years.

The National Galleries of Scotland does not have curr...
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Amendment 38 moved by Alex Johnstone on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 1 moved by John Lamont on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 2 moved by John Lamont on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 41 moved by Alex Johnstone on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 42 moved by Mary Fee on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That th
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Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—Th
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Amendment 45 moved by Drew Smith on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 6 moved by Margaret Burgess on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 7 moved by Claudia Beamish on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 46 moved by Malcolm Chisholm on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill
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Motion S4M-10371: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10033: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09748: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08461: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08254: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07622: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06388: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-04970: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-04089: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-03068: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2012 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S2W-32214: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31614: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31458: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31322: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31323: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2O-11714: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30689: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30688: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30171: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-30170: Fiona Hyslop, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2006 Show Full Question >>

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