Alasdair Allan MSP

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Alasdair Allan MSP

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  • Member for: Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

First, I apologise to the Presiding Officer and to Gail Ross for being late for the debate due to being detained on the phone by a constituent.



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

I agree with pretty much everything that the member says. Will he also agree that, notwithstanding his point about the obligations of the Royal Mail, a lot of the problems would be solved if...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 dhen Dùbhlachd 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

Given what the minister has just said, can she advise what progress is being made on the establishment of the animal welfare commission?



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Dr Allan

Okay. Thank you.



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Dr Allan

I meant the four local authorities—



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Dr Allan

Finally, I will pick up on Jeremy Balfour’s point. Are you satisfied that the four areas that have been chosen will give you a varied enough picture of the countr...



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Dr Allan

Something else that people look for from a CBI is simplification. Given the limitations that you have just described, we will probably not get the simplification ...



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Dr Allan

You mentioned that the tax system will be essentially unchanged. Does that compromise in any way what you can learn from the model?



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

Will you offer your assessment of the model and how close it is to what we might call full CBI?



Meeting of the Parliament 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

How do the task force’s recommendations on childcare relate to the Scottish Government’s groundbreaking commitment to provide 1,140 hours of childcare? Will it consider how those issues impa...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20079: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19990: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19993: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19956: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19778: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19758: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19152: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18622: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18621: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18571: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03836: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26248: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03749: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03676: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25434: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25403: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25322: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25204: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-03511: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>

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