Humza Yousaf MSP

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Humza Yousaf MSP

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  • Member for: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Humza Yousaf

The member highlights a very important point. Particularly in the run-up to the general election, we know that anti-EU migration rhetoric has been hyped up, and m...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Humza Yousaf)

The Scottish Government firmly believes that exiting the EU would have a deeply damaging impact on Scotland’s economy. Membership of the EU provides us with acces...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015


Humza Yousaf

Yes. The point has been well made by members throughout the chamber that the key emerging markets that we want Scotland to connect with include India, Pakistan, N...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015


Humza Yousaf

There is still time; there are six and a half weeks. Miracles can happen, even in Government: I have seen Governments move more quickly than that. This Parliament...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015


Humza Yousaf

That is a fair question. My reading of the report is that it states that the visa should be for a minimum of 12 months but does not suggest what the total length should be. However, it is em...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Humza Yousaf)

It has been an excellent debate that has, largely, been as consensual and positive as last week’s Green and independent group debate on the diversity of communiti...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015


Humza Yousaf

I think that the tenor of the debate has been extremely good. Given that a general election is coming up in six and a half weeks, is the member confident that if ...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015


The Minister for Europe and International Development (Humza Yousaf)

I will make two points. First, I agree with the member that we should not overplay the differences in opinion that exist; I have knocked on enough doors to know t...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015


Humza Yousaf

I hope that members across the Parliament will vote to give Scotland an equal voice in the European Union and that they will not allow us to be dragged outside th...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015


Humza Yousaf

We do not want a referendum, but we feel that if one is held Christian Allard and others like him should not be disenfranchised.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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NoDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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YesCarried

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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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-12763: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12670: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10712: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10347: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10147: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09547: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-04694: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-03984: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-03935: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-03832: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/08/2012 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-01180: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00992: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-06825: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00950: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00904: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00868: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00682: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00630: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00392: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04640: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2011 Show Full Question >>