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Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott

The cabinet secretary will know that the report has found that a total of nine of Scotland’s mammal species have been categorised as “critically endangered”, “end...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 dhen Ògmhios 2018


5. John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government, in light of the implications for wildlife in Scotland, what its response is to the joint study by the Mammal Society and Natural England, which states that al...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott

I see. Sorry.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott

My question is for Andrew Miller and his colleagues. Given that Prestwick is perhaps the best connected airport in Scotland for passengers and freight because the...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

To try to help Mike Rumbles with an answer, I will give my understanding of the position, which was provided by Nicola Sturgeon when she was Deputy First Minister and undertook this venture ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

I declare an interest as a hill farmer. An...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott

I am delighted to associate myself with the regulations, which are very welcome. I identify myself with the positive remarks tha...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott

What bearing do the reduced financial targets have on that reporting capability? I am referring to the E20 target on financial resources.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott

Biodiversity duty reporting appears not to be in the best place. What action have the Scottish Government and SNH taken since the last round of duty reporting to ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 dhen Ògmhios 2018


John Scott

It is about the law as it stands.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-12923: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11955: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11194: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10361: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07737: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07512: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07200: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00898: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00391: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15947: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02295: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02263: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17111: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02145: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16441: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16194: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01763: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13457: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01600: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01555: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2017 Show Full Question >>

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