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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Neil Bibby

Scottish Labour

MSP for West Scotland (Region) 2011 - present day

About Neil Bibby

Contact details

Contact online

Website: NeilBibby.com

Post-d: @NeilBibby

Facebook: Neil's facebook

Contact at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

Phone: 0131 348 6385
Text relay calls welcome.

Contact at local office

Suite 1002, Mile End Mill
12 Seedhill Road
Paisley
PA1 1JS

Phone: 0141 889 0457
Text relay calls welcome.

Find out when the MSP's surgery times are on their website.

Committees

Neil is not a member of any committees

Cross-party groups

Neil is not a member of any cross-party groups

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Neil has 1 parliamentary and government role

Parliamentary Bureau

Member

Party Roles

Neil has 2 party roles

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Parliamentary Business

Scottish Labour

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Transport

Scottish Labour

Previous roles

Neil has had 11 previous roles

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

04 March 2020 - 04 May 2021

Public Audit and Postlegislative Scrutiny Committee

Member

29 March 2018 - 04 May 2021

Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee

Substitute Member

29 September 2016 - 01 May 2020

Finance and Constitution Committee

Member

28 June 2016 - 23 April 2019

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee

Substitute Member

08 June 2016 - 29 September 2016

Finance Committee

Member

08 January 2015 - 23 March 2016

Welfare Reform Committee

Substitute Member

10 September 2013 - 08 January 2015

Education and Culture Committee

Deputy Convener

19 December 2013 - 27 February 2014

European and External Relations Committee

Substitute Member

22 December 2011 - 10 September 2013

Education and Culture Committee

Member

23 June 2011 - 03 September 2013

Public Audit Committee

Substitute Member

01 June 2011 - 21 December 2011

Public Petitions Committee

Member

Register of interests

Neil'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 Neil Bibby 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: 29 September 2022

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (Meetings)

3. Neil Bibby (West Scotland) (Lab): "To ask the Scottish Government when the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Care last met with NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, and what issues were discussed. (S6O-01406)"

Chamber meeting date: 28 September 2022

Ferries

Neil Bibby (West Scotland) (Lab): "Scotland’s islanders have an unreliable ferry service because Scotland has an unreliable ferry fleet…

Chamber meeting date: 21 September 2022

Social Media Advertising (Scottish Government Spending)

2. Neil Bibby (West Scotland) (Lab): "To ask the Scottish Government how much it has allocated in the financial year 2022-23 for it and its agencies to spend on social media advertising. (S6O-01357)"

Chamber meeting date: 8 September 2022

Future of Scottish Ferries

Neil Bibby (West Scotland) (Lab): "I thank the minister for advance sight of her statement…

Chamber meeting date: 7 September 2022

Programme for Government (Cost of Living)

Neil Bibby (West Scotland) (Lab): "We need action, now, from both the Conservative and SNP Governments, to help people with the cost of living. Scottish Labour will continue to offer solutions that will make a difference…

Votes

How Neil Bibby has voted in Parliament

Find out how Neil Bibby has voted recently.

Motion ref. S6M-06102

Excellence in Scottish Education

Submitted by: Shirley-Anne Somerville, Dunfermline, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Supported by: Clare Haughey, Jamie Hepburn
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, September 29, 2022

Result 65 for, 50 against, 0 abstained, 14 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-06073

Addressing NHS Waiting Times

Submitted by: Dr. Sandesh Gulhane, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Monday, September 26, 2022

Supported by: Sharon Dowey, Meghan Gallacher, Liam Kerr, Douglas Lumsden
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, September 29, 2022

Result 65 for, 52 against, 0 abstained, 12 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-06102.3

Excellence in Scottish Education

Submitted by: Stephen Kerr, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, September 29, 2022

Result 29 for, 64 against, 23 abstained, 13 no vote

MSP abstained

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6M-06102.1

Excellence in Scottish Education

Submitted by: Michael Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Supported by: Paul Sweeney, Martin Whitfield
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, September 29, 2022

Result 51 for, 65 against, 0 abstained, 13 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6M-06071

Scottish Government Handling of Ferry Contracts

Submitted by: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Monday, September 26, 2022

Supported by: Sharon Dowey, Liam Kerr
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, September 29, 2022

Result 64 for, 53 against, 0 abstained, 12 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Passed

Motions

Written questions

Written questions Neil Bibby has submitted in Parliament

These are the questions that this MSP has asked the Scottish Government about its work. It also includes any answer to these questions.

Question ref. S6W-11220

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29 September 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S6W-10865 by Jenny Gilruth on 23 September 2022, whether the Minister for Transport has contacted the British Transport Police about the enforcement of the alcohol ban on ScotRail trains, and, if this is the case, (a) on what dates and (b) by what method."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S6W-10694

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31 August 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government how much money has been spent from the Bus Partnership Fund to date."

Answered by: Jenny Gilruth on 27 September 2022

Question ref. S6W-10859

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 8 September 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government what the consequences are for passengers who consume alcohol and breach the ban on ScotRail trains."

Answered by: Jenny Gilruth on 26 September 2022

Question ref. S6W-10864

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 8 September 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government how the alcohol ban on ScotRail trains is enforced, and who it is enforced by."

Answered by: Jenny Gilruth on 23 September 2022

Question ref. S6W-10861

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 8 September 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government what estimates it has made of any potential revenue loss to ScotRail of not selling alcohol on trains."

Answered by: Jenny Gilruth on 23 September 2022

Question ref. S6W-10865

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 8 September 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government how many times enforcement action has been taken in relation to the alcohol ban on ScotRail trains, and what estimate it has made of how many times the ban has been breached."

Answered by: Jenny Gilruth on 23 September 2022

Question ref. S6W-10863

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 7 September 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it plans to make consuming alcohol on trains in Scotland illegal."

Answered by: Jenny Gilruth on 22 September 2022

Question ref. S6W-10862

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 7 September 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on whether alcohol should be banned on (a) LNER, (b) Avanti, (c) Cross Country and (d) TransPennine express services when in Scotland."

Answered by: Jenny Gilruth on 22 September 2022

Question ref. S6W-10860

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20 September 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government for what reason the decision was taken to extend the alcohol ban on all ScotRail trains."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S6W-10422

Asked by: Bibby, Neil, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18 August 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government when its emergency budget review will be completed."

Answered by: John Swinney on 20 September 2022

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