Rachael Hamilton MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Rachael Hamilton (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

I am delighted to close what has been a really good debate on behalf of my Scottish Conservative colleagues. We wanted to mark and be involved in the women and gi...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Rachael Hamilton (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

I was formerly a voluntary netball coach and umpire. I found that one of the biggest barriers for the girls in the club—it was an all-female club—was transport. T...



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rachael Hamilton

We need to take on board what the petitioner has said, which is that he believes that the Scottish autism strategy does not go far enough to be meaningful or have measurable outcomes. Brian ...



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rachael Hamilton

I was disappointed by the timescale for delivery. I represent a rural constituency and I get many letters and emails about broad...



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rachael Hamilton

We said earlier that perhaps this does not fall under Maree Todd’s remit, as the Minister for Children and Young People. Perhaps we should be looking to Humza Yousaf, the Cabinet Secretary f...



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rachael Hamilton

I can sympathise; my oldest children are 18 and 21 and they are more needy now than they ever were.



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rachael Hamilton

Where was your friend who started the process before she was 18 but was then adopted after she was 18, through the court?



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rachael Hamilton

Finally, how can you change the mind of the Scottish Government?



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rachael Hamilton

Why, do you think, has Scotland not explored the idea before?



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rachael Hamilton

Adult adoption happens in other countries, including in Japan, in parts of the United States and Australia. Have you looked at examples of what has happened there and how that has benefited ...

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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ForDefeated
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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AbstainCarried
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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-14344: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14331: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14219: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14093: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14012: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13780: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13578: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13496: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13441: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13271: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-19481: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/10/2018 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19480: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19479: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19478: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19477: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19476: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02395: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18868: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02367: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18551: Rachael Hamilton, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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