Malcolm Chisholm MSP

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Malcolm Chisholm MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Northern and Leith
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm (Edinburgh Northern and Leith) (Lab)

I congratulate Clare Adamson on introducing the debate and on bringing the Parliament’s attention to today’s awareness event on the importance of protecting peopl...



Finance Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm

It certainly seems that it will take a bit to deal with Smith, to factor all that in.



Finance Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm

Could you be a bit more concrete about that? You are saying that if we succeeded in raising the rate of productivity in Scotland, that would have negative as well...



Finance Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm

Presumably a devolved Government—particularly one with more powers—could take significant action to address productivity.



Finance Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm

I was interested in your paragraph about that. You talked about productivity differences, too, which are usually explained in the context of the Balassa-Samuelson...



Finance Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm

I, too, was going to ask about the Basque Country, but the point has been comprehensively dealt with. This was covered by part of Professor MacDonald’s paper and ...



Finance Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm

Have you considered any precedents on the treatment of sunset clauses in previous legislation?



Finance Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm

Would it have been such a big problem to consult? It might even have proved your case for you if all the people who had been concerned had written in to say, “It’...



Finance Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm (Edinburgh Northern and Leith) (Lab)

You said that Parliament gave its approval for the relevant part of the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Bill, but it did so for five years. Regardless of the me...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Malcolm Chisholm

I am exactly on six minutes, so I do not have time to say what I wanted to say about early years. I will just note that I agree that, in spite of all our talk abo...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-13203.3 Angela Constance: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-13203 i
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NoCarried

S4M-13203 Jackie Baillie: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament agrees that reducing
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NoCarried

4M-13134.1 Jamie McGrigor: Circular Economy (Waste Management)—As an amendment to motion S4M-13134 i
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AbstainCarried

S4M-13112.2 Mary Scanlon: Scottish Apprenticeship Week—As an amendment to motion S4M-13112 in the na
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YesDefeated

S4M-13007 Christina McKelvie on behalf of the European and External Relations Committee: 2nd Report,
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YesCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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NoCarried

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Motion S4M-12773: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12152: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11495: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09793: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09717: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09451: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08996: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08757: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08510: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08101: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/10/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04339: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02757: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04236: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02714: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04196: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24913: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24909: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24912: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24911: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04068: Malcolm Chisholm, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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