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Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

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Sue Webber

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for Lothian (Region) 2021 - present day

About Sue Webber

Contact details

Contact online

Website: suewebber.uk

X (previously known as Twitter): @suejwebber

Facebook: Sue's facebook

Contact at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

Phone: 0131 348 5948
Text relay calls welcome.

Committees

Cross-party groups

Sue is a member of 8 cross-party groups

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Beer and Pubs

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Cancer

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Fair Trade

Deputy Convener

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Life Sciences

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Women in Enterprise

Member

Cross-Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Women's Health

Member

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Sue has 1 parliamentary and government role

Conveners Group

Member

Party Roles

Sue does not have any party roles

Previous roles

Sue has had 10 previous roles

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

21 May 2021 - 28 June 2023

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Drugs Policy

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

20 May 2022 - 28 June 2023

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Mental Wellbeing

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

22 September 2021 - 22 June 2022

Standards Procedures and Public Appointments Committee

Substitute Member

25 May 2022 - 31 May 2022

Education Children and Young People Committee

Member

23 September 2021 - 25 May 2022

Health Social Care and Sport Committee

Member

16 September 2021 - 20 May 2022

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Public Health

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

16 September 2021 - 20 May 2022

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Women's Health

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

16 September 2021 - 20 May 2022

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Sport

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

17 June 2021 - 23 September 2021

Constitution Europe External Affairs and Culture Committee

Member

08 September 2021 - 22 September 2021

Health Social Care and Sport Committee

Substitute Member

Register of interests

Sue'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 Sue Webber 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: 13 June 2024

Drug-related Harm

5. Sue Webber (Lothian) (Con): "To ask the First Minister what progress the Scottish Government has made in reducing drug-related harm, in light of the latest quarterly statistics showing a 17 per cent increase in suspected drug deaths. (S6F-03229)"

Chamber meeting date: 12 June 2024

Unemployment (Edinburgh)

7. Sue Webber (Lothian) (Con): "To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to address the rise in unemployment in Edinburgh as recently reported by the Office for National Statistics. (S6O-03555)"

Education, Children and Young People Committee meeting date: 12 June 2024

Pre-budget Scrutiny 2025-26

The Convener: "Agenda item 2 is an evidence-taking session on pre-budget scrutiny. In this session, we will focus on the financial sustainability of the university and colleges sector…

Education, Children and Young People Committee meeting date: 12 June 2024

Teachers’ Pension Scheme (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2024 (SSI 2024/147)

The Convener (Sue Webber): "Good morning, and welcome to the 19th meeting in 2024 of the Education, Children and Young People Committee. We have apologies from Stephanie Callaghan, and our deputy convener, Ruth Maguire, is joining us online…

Chamber meeting date: 5 June 2024

Low-emission Zones

Sue Webber (Lothian) (Con): "The ministerial team has given its full backing to the low-emission zone in Scotland’s capital, which might also reduce traffic volumes and tackle congestion across Edinburgh…

Votes

How Sue Webber has voted in Parliament

Find out how Sue Webber has voted recently.

Motion ref. S6M-13602.1

Scottish Government Priorities: Investing in Scotland’s Public Services

Submitted by: Liz Smith, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, June 13, 2024

Result 24 for, 81 against, 0 abstained, 24 did not vote

MSP voted for

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6M-13602.2

Scottish Government Priorities: Investing in Scotland’s Public Services

Submitted by: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, June 13, 2024

Result 45 for, 61 against, 0 abstained, 23 did not vote

MSP voted for

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6M-13602

Scottish Government Priorities: Investing in Scotland’s Public Services

Submitted by: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Supported by: Neil Gray, Ivan McKee
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, June 13, 2024

Result 61 for, 46 against, 0 abstained, 22 did not vote

MSP voted against

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6 SP Bill 34 Amendment 9

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Result 29 for, 79 against, 1 abstained, 20 did not vote

MSP not voted

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6 SP Bill 34 Amendment 6

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Result 29 for, 81 against, 1 abstained, 18 did not vote

MSP not voted

Vote Defeated

Motions

Questions

Questions Sue Webber has asked

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

Question ref. S6O-03615

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12 June 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it can provide further details of the progress that it has made regarding the delivery of a railway station in Winchburgh, including the date by which it anticipates the business case and cost will be finalised."

Taken in the Chamber on 20 June 2024

Question ref. S6F-03229

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10 June 2024

"To ask the First Minister what progress the Scottish Government has made in reducing drug-related harm, in light of the latest quarterly statistics showing a 17% increase in suspected drug deaths."

Taken in the Chamber on 13 June 2024

Question ref. S6O-03555

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 5 June 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to address the rise in unemployment in Edinburgh as recently reported by the ONS."

Taken in the Chamber on 12 June 2024

Question ref. S6W-27352

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 8 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it is having with the UK Government regarding the elimination of cervical cancer in Scotland."

Answered by Jenni Minto on 21 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-27353

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 8 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S6W-24755 by Jenni Minto on 6 February 2024, whether it will provide an update on what the status of the Expert Group is that was established to lead on scoping work to consider and provide recommendations on how Scotland will work towards reaching the targets set by the World Health…

Answered by Jenni Minto on 21 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-27351

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 8 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government whether it has agreed a date by which cervical cancer will be eliminated in Scotland, as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO)."

Answered by Jenni Minto on 21 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-26827

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11 April 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answers to questions S6W-23717 and S6W-23718 by Jenni Minto on 19 December 2023, whether it is aware of any specialist services for children and young people with myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) in Scotland, and, if it is the case that it is not aware of any such services, what plans it has to address…

Answered by Jenni Minto on 2 May 2024

Question ref. S6O-03397

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 1 May 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to support NHS Lothian in reducing the CAMHS waiting lists across the region."

Taken in the Chamber on 8 May 2024

Question ref. S6O-03366

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24 April 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to reports that local government debt has now risen to 160% of its annual funding settlement."

Taken in the Chamber on 1 May 2024

Question ref. S6W-26419

Asked by: Webber, Sue, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26 March 2024

"To ask the Scottish Government, in light of the reported 10% rise in Scotland’s suspected drug deaths in 2023, what additional measures it will take to improve access to treatment."

Answered by Christina McKelvie on 16 April 2024

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