Colin Smyth MSP

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Colin Smyth MSP

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  • Member for: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Colin is a member of the following Committees:

Colin is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 January 2020 [Draft] : 23 January 2020


Colin Smyth

Listen to the question—it was about the £10 million.



Meeting of the Parliament 23 January 2020 [Draft] : 23 January 2020


Colin Smyth (South Scotland) (Lab)

I thank the cabinet secretary for advance sight of his statement.

Meeting of the Parliament 23 January 2020 [Draft] : 23 January 2020


Colin Smyth

Does the cabinet secretary accept that direct action by the Government is needed either to increase capacity at the Glasgow cancer centre or to enable another hea...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 January 2020 [Draft] : 23 January 2020


4. Colin Smyth (South Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what support it is providing to allow NHS Dumfries and Galloway to change existing cancer pathways by aligning with the West of Scotland Cancer Network rather ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Colin Smyth

But the review board was, in its assessment, able to identify quite quickly that there was not a full defect management system in place and that there were no inspectors in place for mechani...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Colin Smyth

I want to return to the fact that the programme review board report says that



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Colin Smyth

Stewart Stevenson has kindly asked much of my next question.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Colin Smyth

It is possible that finding something “catastrophic”, in your words, could add cost and delay. Has that potential additional cost or delay been built into your fi...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Colin Smyth

I would like to follow up on the programme review board report, and the identification of the degradation of the two vessels. The report says that the MV Glen San...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Colin Smyth

Could those ships have been built for the figure that was in the contract?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20528.2: Investing in Our Future (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20528.1: Investing in Our Future (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 55, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-20528: Investing in Our Future (Sarah Boyack)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 55, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 31
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 31, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 32
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 91, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 98, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
AbstainCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 34
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-19922.3: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19715.2: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19631.4: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19190: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18968: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18192: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17948: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17190: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16564: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16460: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-27094: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27096: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27095: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04067: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04046: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26979: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26965: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01953: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03972: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26745: Colin Smyth, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2019 Show Full Question >>

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