Jamie McGrigor MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor I will not speak for him.

My final question on that point is: who will be our lender of last resort?



European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor I have it in my pocket and I do not want to lose it.



European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor The minister raised the issue of currency. If we get a yes vote on September 19, I, as a Scot, would still want to join NATO and the United Nations, and I would probably feel sore about losing the representation of 270 embassies and those being replaced by 70 to 90 offices, which is what will happen...

European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor The Scottish Government has stated that it will

“seek a closer relationship with the Nordic Council of Ministers.”

How will that work? Current members of the Nordic Council of Ministers have never considered admitting another member. In fact, Professor Bailes states:


European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor That is what the white paper says.



European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor Yes. The white paper states:

“Scotland will not require the same scale of diplomatic service as the UK currently maintains.”

It seems to me as though that could be taken to say that Scottish people will not get the service that they now take for granted. Will you comment on tha...

European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor Okay.



European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor Can I ask a question about the Nordic Council at the moment, convener?



European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor We have discussed with other witnesses how membership of the common travel area might affect immigration policy in an independent Scotland. Would you like to comment on that?



European and External Relations Committee 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Jamie McGrigor That is correct.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-10347.1: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10287: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09916.1: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09922: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09709: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09294.1: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08443: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08311: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07848: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07113: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-21823: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21820: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03394: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21727: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03372: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21588: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21586: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21587: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21585: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21231: Jamie McGrigor, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2014 Show Full Question >>

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