Jeremy Balfour MSP

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  • Member for: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Jeremy is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Jeremy Balfour

With respect to the cabinet secretary, I say that the UK Government agreed to match the current annual budget available to farmers for every year until 2024, star...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


3. Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions the Cabinet Secretary for the Rural Economy has had with the Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work, regarding how much will be ...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 January 2020 : 14 January 2020


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

I, too, congratulate Richard Lyle on having secured this members’ debate and, on behalf of my party, I congratulate the Showmen’s Guild of Great Britain on its 130th anniversary and welcome ...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

I seek clarification from the minister. Would someone with a short-term let be liable for a licence fee, a new tax and the possibility of a tax on tourists set by...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 January 2020 [Draft] : 07 January 2020


Jeremy Balfour

I hope that COSLA and local authorities not only hear but act on that helpful comment.



Meeting of the Parliament 07 January 2020 [Draft] : 07 January 2020


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

Thank you, Presiding Officer, and I wish you and others in the chamber a happy new year. I also congratulate the convener and the committee on their report.

Social Security Committee 19 December 2019 [Draft] : 19 December 2019


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

I thank the cabinet secretary and her team for drawing up the regulations, which are very helpful and strike the right balance between being able to investigate in a proper way and providing...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 December 2019 [Draft] : 17 December 2019


Jeremy Balfour

Do you expect any more consent notifications from Westminster in January?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 December 2019 [Draft] : 17 December 2019


Jeremy Balfour

I appreciate that it is a big if, but let us presume that the withdrawal bill is passed at Westminster in the next few weeks, once Parliament returns after Christ...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 17 December 2019 [Draft] : 17 December 2019


Jeremy Balfour

I want to pick up on Mary Fee’s questions. Following the result of last week’s election, we will withdraw from the European Union at the end of next month. Are yo...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 31
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 31, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 32
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 91, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 98, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 34
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 15
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 30, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Jeremy Balfour
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Motion S5M-20470: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20427: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20401: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20355: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20140: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20141: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20110.1: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20009: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19997: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19887: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-04074: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04030: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03987: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03885: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03811: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26355: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26356: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26354: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26260: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03762: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Question >>

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