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 03 December 2019 [Draft] : 03 December 2019


Christina McKelvie

I have almost finished, Presiding Officer.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 December 2019 [Draft] : 03 December 2019


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

I am really pleased to have the opportunity to respond to today’s debate. I welcome the purple light-up campaign. I obviously got the memo to dress in purple, and it is my honour to do so. I...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

This has been a fantastic debate—I have scribbled notes all over my papers. Many issues have been raised, so if I do not cover everybody’s points, please give me ...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


Christina McKelvie

That is obviously a specific issue that Jamie Halcro Johnston is dealing with in his constituency. We know that, since the integration of health and social care, ...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

The Scottish Government champions independent living for older people in their community. Living in the right home with the right support can be the key to enabling people to live safely and...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


Christina McKelvie

The Men’s Sheds Association is certainly a key aspect of our work, and the Scottish Government provides it with 100 per cent core funding. That annual support of £75,000 has enabled the numb...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

My answer will be very much like the answer that I gave to Brian Whittle. The Scottish Government recognises that social isolation and loneliness can affect anybody, at any age, or at any st...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


Christina McKelvie

Absolutely. I agree with Brian Whittle on that. I know that he has campaigned long and hard in many of those areas. Our older people’s strategic action forum takes account of some of that, a...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


The Minister for Older People and Equalities (Christina McKelvie)

The Scottish Government recognises that loneliness can be an issue for older people, which is why we have identified older people as one of the focuses of our nat...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


Christina McKelvie

The same people who gave evidence to the committee on one aspect of FGM, such as the Law Society of Scotland, would be interested if we were to open up and change...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Christina McKelvie
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Motion S5M-17347: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16593: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16171: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15609: Christina McKelvie, Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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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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