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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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Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Jim Hume (South Scotland) (LD)

I place on record my thoughts for the victims and families of those who have been affected, and I pay tribute to their dignified campaign. I also thank the cabine...

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Jim Hume

We are probably finishing off that question, but I did not hear anybody say that we should not have an amnesty. The recommendation is three years; I think that th...

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Jim Hume

Access to finance is obviously extremely important for tenants. The review’s recommendation 9 is that we should consider allowing tenants to register their tenanc...

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Jim Hume

Big step 2 is on investment in natural capital. Two years ago, the committee wrote to the then minister asking for more detail on how that can be translated into action. Scottish Land and Es...

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Jim Hume (South Scotland) (LD)

We have discussed the issue of woodland being threatened by imported diseases such as Chalara, or ash dieback as it is known. As has been said, control is fine but prevention is far more imp...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Jim Hume

Absolutely—we must look at how everybody works. I know that the Government is considering that. We must look at how GPs work as well. It might not be popular with...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Jim Hume

We have had a quite consensual debate. The extra £200 million, on top of the current £100 million to help with integration, has been welcomed by all sides. Howeve...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Jim Hume

That is not the impression that I wanted to give at all. I was suggesting that it is forecast that we will have more people who are over 75. The majority of beds ...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Jim Hume (South Scotland) (LD)

I start by welcoming today’s announcement of £200 million for the integration fund, as well as the mention of telehealth and mental health services capacity.
Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Jim Hume (South Scotland) (LD)

The UK Government announced in the budget £1.25 billion of extra spending on mental health services as part of its commitment to parity of esteem between physical...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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NoDefeated

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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NoCarried

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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S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
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S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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S4M-12678.3 Neil Findlay: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the name
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NoDefeated

S4M-12678.1 Annabel Goldie: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the nam
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AbstainDefeated

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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 >>
Motion S4M-12492: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12325.1: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 17/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12070: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12045.1: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11975.1: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11879: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11802: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11766.1: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4W-24877: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24804: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24802: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24791: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24790: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24789: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24752: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24753: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04105: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04071: Jim Hume, South Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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