Elaine Smith MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 May 2019 [Draft] : 16 May 2019


Elaine Smith

In relation to a recent application by Ineos, there is evidence, from a freedom of information request, that the minister disregarded not only the initial decision of the local authority and...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 May 2019 [Draft] : 16 May 2019


5. Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what value it places on local decision making in planning matters. (S5O-03250)



Meeting of the Parliament 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

We know that communities around Scotland have been working to reduce the use of single-use plastics. How many communities have applied for funds from the action o...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Elaine Smith

Does Jeremy Balfour have a view on whether the outrageous policy might be subject to legal challenge in relation to sex discrimination, or on whether it undermine...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I, too, thank Kenneth Gibson for securing this debate on an issue that will affect thousands of pensioners and couples across th...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 May 2019 [Draft] : 02 May 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer. I ask whether the cabinet secretary, under the rules, procedures and standing orders, might want to amend the record. In a...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 May 2019 [Draft] : 02 May 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Does the cabinet secretary agree that unclaimed welfare benefits are a key cause of financial hardship? In particular, does she agree with a point that Age Scotla...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 May 2019 [Draft] : 01 May 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I, too, thank Fulton MacGregor for bringing the debate on an important campaign to the chamber. The level of cross-party support for his motion is testament to th...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 25 April 2019 [Draft] : 25 April 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Can we just clarify that there is no conflict with any other cross-party group and no leaking into other cross-party groups’ acc...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 April 2019 [Draft] : 25 April 2019


Elaine Smith (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I understand that, in her role as convener of the committee, Kezia Dugdale cannot comment directly on this, but I am keen to have it noted for the record that, al...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17304.1: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-17304.2: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 14, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-17304.3: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 20, Against: 35 Abstain: 56
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-17304: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 76, Against: 29 Abstain: 6
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-17281.4: Treatment Time Guarantee (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17281.1: Treatment Time Guarantee (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281.2: Treatment Time Guarantee (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281: Treatment Time Guarantee (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-17280.2: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 52 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-17265.2: Adopting the Place Principle (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/05/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-17107: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16868: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/04/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16100: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15686: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15344: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14934: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14406: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14335: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14165: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14031: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-03279: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23086: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23085: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03250: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22740: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22739: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22730: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22727: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22729: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22732: Elaine Smith, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Question >>

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