Miles Briggs MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Miles Briggs (Lothian) (Con)

In the letter from the Presiding Officer to members on 9 September, which Andy Wightman referred to, there was a reference to external partners being asked to val...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 03 September 2020 [Draft] : 03 September 2020


Miles Briggs

As a fellow Edinburgh MSP, the minister will be aware that the chief executive of Edinburgh Leisure has warned that the impact of Covid on its finances will be up...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 03 September 2020 [Draft] : 03 September 2020


1. Miles Briggs (Lothian) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions ministers have had regarding reported concerns relating to the underfunding of the City of Edinburgh Council. (S5O-04549)



Meeting of the Parliament 19 August 2020 [Draft] : 19 August 2020


Miles Briggs (Lothian) (Con)

I welcome the restarting of the pain services, but throughout the Covid scandal, families have not had the opportunity to be given advocacy. When I raised the iss...



Health and Sport Committee 11 August 2020 [Draft] : 11 August 2020


Miles Briggs

It is important that we learn the lesson if we are going to carry the policy forward. However, I want to return specifically to my area. Historically, delayed discharge has been a significan...



Health and Sport Committee 11 August 2020 [Draft] : 11 August 2020


Miles Briggs

To push this point home, it is quite clear that we were not funding the policy to abolish delayed discharge; we have only been able to see that reduction happenin...



Health and Sport Committee 11 August 2020 [Draft] : 11 August 2020


Miles Briggs

Thank you for that information. Is it fair to draw a conclusion that, previously, resources were not available to drive down delayed discharge and it is only beca...



Health and Sport Committee 11 August 2020 [Draft] : 11 August 2020


Miles Briggs (Lothian) (Con)

I want to ask a number of questions about delayed discharge. Back in 2015, the Scottish Government set a target of abolishing delayed discharge. We know that beds have been bought up during ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 11 August 2020 [Draft] : 11 August 2020


Miles Briggs

During the coronavirus public health emergency, the drug deaths crisis in Scotland is not being given the priority that it urgently needs. Across Scotland, we are seeing cuts to drug and alc...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 11 August 2020 [Draft] : 11 August 2020


Miles Briggs (Lothian) (Con)

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Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22711: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22708.2: Migration and Care Workers (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22708.1: Migration and Care Workers (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22708: Migration and Care Workers (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 86, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22636.4: Hate Crime and Public Order (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/09/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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Motion S5M-22503: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22332: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22328: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21302: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20991: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20882.1: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20785: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20685: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20635.1: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20650: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-31878: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31868: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31756: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31723: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31731: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31730: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31732: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31724: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31734: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31733: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Question >>

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