Fiona Hyslop MSP

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Fiona Hyslop MSP

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

Fiona is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

Digital infrastructure is probably best dealt with at portfolio level by the relevant cabinet secretary, who is Keith Brown.



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

We should bear in mind our concentration on exporting using digital technology, not just within Europe but globally. The global market is developing in that respect—that is part of the innov...



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

An engaged Europe is critical, and it is part of the proposals for a reformed Europe that we put forward. The priority is to concentrate on ensuring that Europe a...



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

We can certainly look into that and think about how to ensure that feedback is provided meaningfully so that committees are not overloaded with unnecessary inform...



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

I am assuming that you get regular updates from ministers on Council activity. Do you request that information as a committee member?



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

I am just trying to think of what we normally do. The issues that will be discussed on that visit will be of particular interest to the Justice Committee, but we ...



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

I have strategic responsibility for our European and external affairs activities. At the political level, Humza Yousaf will deal particularly with domestic relati...



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

I will pass that over to the person responsible.



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

That is a very important point. The European action plan will form part of our international framework, which in turn will sit within the wider economic strategy....



European and External Relations Committee 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Fiona Hyslop

The action plan can be flexible, and the new version certainly will be. That is why it is critical that we ensure that we have a better focus on relationships, ne...

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S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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YesCarried

S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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S4M-12763.1 Claire Baker: Post-study Work Visas—As an amendment to motion S4M-12763 in the name of H
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-12958: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12362: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12320: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11976: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11378: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10784: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10644: Fiona Hyslop, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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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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