Christina McKelvie MSP

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Christina McKelvie MSP

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  • Member for: Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse
  • Region: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Christina is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2018 [Draft] : 27 November 2018


Christina McKelvie

I agree with Elaine Smith on that point. Last week, as part of the 16 days, I opened the Inside Outside exhibition at the University of West Scotland. It is in Ki...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2018 [Draft] : 27 November 2018


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

Violence against women and girls is one of the most devastating and fundamental violations of human rights. It has to stop, and meaningful action must be taken to...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 November 2018 : 22 November 2018


Christina McKelvie

I know that Liz Smith has had an on-going focus on this issue and she will understand that equality law recognises that bringing about equality for disabled peopl...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 November 2018 : 22 November 2018


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

We support the principle of accessibility that purple Tuesday is promoting and believe that retailers should focus on accessibility and inclusion all year round. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2018 : 15 November 2018


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

I thank Ruth Maguire for giving us the opportunity to debate this subject and I thank members for their contributions. I join the previous speakers in expressing my support for the day of th...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Christina McKelvie

Mr Kidd will not be surprised that I agree with him. Austerity is clearly not over for most of the people who are affected by universal credit. The UK Government ...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

We have consistently called for a halt to the roll-out of universal credit and will continue to do so. Universal credit is pushing people into poverty, rent arrears and hardship. It is simpl...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Christina McKelvie

I agree with Bob Doris that housing and domestic abuse is a very serious issue, and I am well aware of the publication that he mentioned, which is based on resear...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

We are introducing new legislation and investing record levels of funding for front-line services to help to support victims and survivors of domestic abuse. We fund a range of services in G...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 October 2018 : 31 October 2018


Christina McKelvie

Absolutely. That is a great point to bring up. As Jeremy Balfour will know, Crimestoppers leads the if in doubt, keep them out national doorstep crime campaign. T...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15096.4: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 83 Abstain: 1
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S5M-15096.1: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15096.3: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 31 Abstain: 17
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ForCarried
S5M-15096: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 26 Abstain: 17
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S5M-15032: Protecting Our Interests: Scotland's Response to the UK Government and EU's Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/12/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15017: Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill - UK Legislation (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2018
Result - For: 100, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14962.2: Ending Homelessness Together (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14914.2: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 85, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-14914: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-15126: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14904: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14075: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12933: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12797: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12661: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12617: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12476: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12289: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11873: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-02254: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02214: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02000: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15726: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01926: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15017: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01821: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01730: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12652: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10428: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/07/2017 Show Full Question >>

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