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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Fiona Hyslop

Scottish National Party

MSP for Linlithgow (Constituency) 2011 - present day

Former MSP for Lothians (Region) 1999 - 2011

About Fiona Hyslop

Contact details

Contact online

Contact at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

Phone: 0131 348 5921
Text relay calls welcome.

Committees

Cross-party groups

Fiona is a member of 4 cross-party groups

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Europe

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Germany

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Japan

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Towns and Town Centres

Member

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Fiona does not have any parliamentary or government roles

Party Roles

Fiona does not have any party roles

Previous roles

Fiona has had 8 previous roles

Previous roles in cross-party groups are not included in this list.

17 June 2021 - 22 June 2021

Net Zero Energy and Transport Committee

Member

03 September 2003 - 02 April 2007

Enterprise and Culture Committee

Substitute Member

04 June 2003 - 02 April 2007

Education Committee

Member

12 May 2003 - 02 June 2003

Parliamentary Bureau

Member

06 September 2001 - 31 March 2003

Procedures Committee

Member

27 June 2001 - 31 March 2003

Parliamentary Bureau

Member

12 January 2000 - 07 January 2001

Social Inclusion Housing and Voluntary Sector Committee

Deputy Convener

17 June 1999 - 12 January 2000

Social Inclusion Housing and Voluntary Sector Committee

Member

Register of interests

Fiona's register of interests

MSPs must provide details of their financial interests in the Register of Interests. They make an initial statement on becoming or being returned as an MSP. This is then updated with any changes they provide.

Recent Activity

What was said

What Fiona Hyslop has said in Parliament

These are the official transcripts of what was said by this MSP in the chamber and at committee meetings. You'll find the topic discussed and how many times this MSP has contributed to the discussion.

Chamber meeting date: 1 February 2023

Scottish Government Meetings with European Delegates

Fiona Hyslop (Linlithgow) (SNP): "As a committed European, I am reassured that the Scottish Government continues to value the importance of our relationships with our European Union neighbours…

Chamber meeting date: 1 February 2023

Electoral Reform

Fiona Hyslop (Linlithgow) (SNP): "Awareness is important in politics. Perhaps Mr Kerr might reflect on that, not just in his speech in this debate but in his contributions in future debates."

Chamber meeting date: 25 January 2023

United Kingdom and New Zealand Free Trade Agreement (Agriculture)

1. Fiona Hyslop (Linlithgow) (SNP): "To ask the Scottish Government, regarding any impact on Scottish agriculture, what its most recent assessment is of the UK-New Zealand free trade agreement. (S6O-01804)"

Economy and Fair Work Committee meeting date: 25 January 2023

Disability Employment Gap

Fiona Hyslop (Linlithgow) (SNP): "I would like to follow up on that. The £53 million was intended as additional funding, so nobody’s funding was actually cut, but do you think that the disruption of not knowing whether it was coming may have delayed some of the regular contracts…

Net Zero, Energy and Transport Committee meeting date: 24 January 2023

Energy Bill

Fiona Hyslop (Linlithgow) (SNP): "Can you confirm that the issue for both Governments is how we can effectively reduce the consenting period but also improve the process and have certainty for the industry to ensure that the developments take place as planned…

Votes

How Fiona Hyslop has voted in Parliament

Find out how Fiona Hyslop has voted recently.

Motion ref. S6M-07727

Budget (Scotland) (No. 2) Bill

Submitted by: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Supported by: George Adam, Tom Arthur, Richard Lochhead, Ivan McKee, Lorna Slater, Nicola Sturgeon
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, February 2, 2023

Result 68 for, 56 against, 0 abstained, 5 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-07710.2

Three Years On - Brexit and Workers’ Rights

Submitted by: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Monday, January 30, 2023

Supported by: Paul Sweeney
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Result 24 for, 96 against, 0 abstained, 9 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6M-07710

Three Years On - Brexit and Workers’ Rights

Submitted by: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Monday, January 30, 2023

Supported by: Tom Arthur, Ivan McKee, John Swinney
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Result 90 for, 30 against, 0 abstained, 9 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-07735.1

Business Programme

Submitted by: Stephen Kerr, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Supported by: Finlay Carson, Sharon Dowey, Murdo Fraser, Jamie Greene, Jamie Halcro Johnston, Craig Hoy, Liam Kerr, Roz McCall, Liz Smith, Sue Webber
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Result 54 for, 66 against, 0 abstained, 9 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6M-07734.1

Revision to Business Programme

Submitted by: Russell Findlay, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Supported by: Alexander Burnett, Murdo Fraser, Meghan Gallacher, Pam Gosal, Rachael Hamilton, Craig Hoy, Stephen Kerr, Douglas Ross, Sue Webber, Tess White
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Result 51 for, 67 against, 0 abstained, 11 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motions

Questions

Questions Fiona Hyslop has asked

These are the questions that this MSP has asked in Parliament. It also includes any answer to those questions.

Question ref. S6W-14770

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 2 February 2023

"To ask the Scottish Government when it will publish the High Level Output Specification and Statement of Funds Available for Control Period 7, and how these align with the wider objectives for Scotland’s Railway."

Answer expected on 2 March 2023

Question ref. S6W-14503

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27 January 2023

"To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has to produce an equivalent for adults aged over 25 to its document, National Neurodevelopmental Specification for Children and Young People: Principles and Standards of Care, published in 2021, which sets out the standards and availability of services that people aged up to 25 can expect."

Answer expected on 10 February 2023

Question ref. S6W-14501

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27 January 2023

"To ask the Scottish Government what consideration has been given to the needs of adults with undiagnosed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as part of its proposed Learning Disability, Autism and Neurodiversity Bill."

Answer expected on 10 February 2023

Question ref. S6W-14502

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27 January 2023

"To ask the Scottish Government what engagement it has had with adults with undiagnosed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as part of its proposed Learning Disability, Autism and Neurodiversity Bill, and when the findings of any engagement will be available."

Answer expected on 10 February 2023

Question ref. S6W-14350

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26 January 2023

"To ask the Scottish Government what progress has been made in increasing the number of patients accessing NHS dental care in West Lothian, following the reintroduction of a system of fee per item payments in an attempt to incentivise NHS dental teams to see patients."

Answer expected on 9 February 2023

Question ref. S6W-14243

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23 January 2023

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S6O-01804

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18 January 2023

"To ask the Scottish Government, regarding any impact on Scottish agriculture, what its most recent assessment is of the UK–New Zealand free trade agreement."

Taken in the Chamber on 25 January 2023

Question ref. S6O-01782

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11 January 2023

"To ask the Scottish Government what the continuing impact of Brexit is on Scotland’s key economic sectors."

Taken in the Chamber on 18 January 2023

Question ref. S6F-01689

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 9 January 2023

"To ask the First Minister what the implications for Scotland and the Scottish Government are following Met Office reports that temperatures in Scotland and the UK reached the highest on record in 2022."

Taken in the Chamber on 12 January 2023

Question ref. S6O-01748

Asked by: Hyslop, Fiona, Linlithgow, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21 December 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government how its work on justice system reform will improve the situation for victims in criminal court cases who are simultaneously involved in civil proceedings, in particular in instances where victim support is required."

Taken in the Chamber on 11 January 2023

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