Speeches in Parliament

World Refugee Day

As part of the ongoing events for World Refugee Day, MSPs today held a debate on ‘Supporting People to Settle in Scotland’ in Holyrood this afternoon.

Zero-tolerance Debate

Today MSPs debated the publication of the Scottish Parliament’s Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee report.

Consultation on the Draft National Outcomes

Today MSPs debated the proposed draft outcomes for the National Performance Framework. The National Performance Framework was established in 2007 and is designed to monitor how the country is performing against specific outcomes.

'Everyone's Business' Debate

Today MSPs spoke on a motion in the Scottish Parliament about perinatal mental health and the importance of providing appropriate and specialised services in Scotland.

NHS Waiting Times Debate

South Scotland MSP Michelle Ballantyne spoke in today’s business debate advocating a joined up approach that is clinically led in order to deliver accurate, timely information to patients.