Jim Hume MSP

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Jim Hume MSP

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  • Member for: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

Jim is a member of the following Committees:

Jim is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Jim Hume (South Scotland) (LD)

I concur with more or less everything that has been said. The Scottish Government should explore the views in the European Parliament and the European Commission ...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Jim Hume

We looked into that but realised that the structure of the bill was such that we could not introduce an amendment seeking parity of status between mental health a...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Jim Hume (South Scotland) (LD)

I am pleased to see the Mental Health (Scotland) Bill at this final stage. I am hopeful about the positive changes that the bill will make to the Mental Health (C...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Jim Hume

I support amendment 1, in the name of Jackie Baillie, which seeks to set clearer and more progressive definitions of who is to be considered as having mental heal...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Jim Hume (South Scotland) (LD)

One of the most important factors for any legislation to take into account is how it affects the most vulnerable and those in most need of protection in our socie...



Health and Sport Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Jim Hume

Thank you.



Health and Sport Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Jim Hume

It is absolutely wrong that any vulnerable adult should be exposed to second-hand smoke in cars. They are very similar to children in that they probably do not ha...



Health and Sport Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Jim Hume

Nobody would expect the police—as some media have reported—to move their resources from dealing with a serious criminal offence to stopping people smoking. The ev...



Health and Sport Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Jim Hume

Yes. Road traffic is an immediate health matter, because it can result in people being hurt, whereas the bill deals with a longer-term health matter whereby hurt ...



Health and Sport Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Jim Hume

I hate to repeat things, but I will repeat myself. In 2013-14, 36,000 breaches of the seat belt law were detected, and those seat belts would equally have been in...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 1 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 3 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 4 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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YesDefeated

Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 6 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 7 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 15 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 17 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 22 moved by Cara Hilton on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (S
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Amendment 19 moved by Michael Matheson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-13617: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13580: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13442.1: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13416.1: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13426: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13196.1: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13129: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12933: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12710.1: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12652: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-26902: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26885: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26886: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26863: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26862: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26861: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26867: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26864: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26865: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26866: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/07/2015 Show Full Question >>

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