Ash Denham MSP

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Ash Denham MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Eastern
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Ash Denham

Fire appliances can be safely deployed only if a full crew is available, and there can be instances when appliances are off the run as a result of crewing levels ...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


The Minister for Community Safety (Ash Denham)

Operational decisions, including the deployment of firefighters and other staff, are a matter for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service. SFRS staff play a vital ro...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Ash Denham

If I am to get through the points that have been raised in the debate, I am afraid that I will need to press on.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Ash Denham

I take the member’s point on board. However, we are in a one-year funding cycle—that is the way in which the Parliament operates.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Ash Denham

I again thank the Justice Committee for its interest in remand, and I thank everyone from across the chamber who has contributed to today’s interesting and helpful debate. It is clear from t...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Ash Denham

I will address that in my summing-up, and I look forward to hearing the rest of the debate.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Ash Denham

When he appeared before the Justice Committee, the previous Cabinet Secretary for Justice indicated that any new and burdensome requirements falling on our courts to record reasons for bail ...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Ash Denham

I do not think that I have time.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Ash Denham

Those who are taken into remand with medications are assessed at the time. However, I agree with David Stewart that there is potential for some risk to them, whic...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Ash Denham

The average remand population figures show that levels of remand have gone down in each of the past three years, from 1,525 in 2015-16 to 1,361 in 2017-18.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14059.2: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-14059: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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ForCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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ForCarried
S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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AbstainCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-12984: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12850: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12657: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12648: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11987: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11475: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11441: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11421: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11436: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11251: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17246: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02182: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02133: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02103: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16510: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16506: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02077: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01059: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02040: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02282: Ash Denham, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2018 Show Full Question >>

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