Mark McDonald MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Mark McDonald

I was about to come onto the issue of suicide, and discuss it in perhaps a slightly wider context than just young people. However, one suicide is a tragedy, let a...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Mark McDonald

I have a lot to get through, but I will take an intervention if it is brief.



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 dhen t-Samhain 2019


Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (Ind)

I begin by giving credit to Willie Rennie and the Liberal Democrats, because it is often the case that when Opposition parties use their debating time they choose...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 October 2019 : 09 dhen Dàmhair 2019


Mark McDonald

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 09 October 2019 : 09 dhen Dàmhair 2019


Mark McDonald

I have taken one intervention from Mr Rumbles, which is probably enough.



Meeting of the Parliament 09 October 2019 : 09 dhen Dàmhair 2019


Mark McDonald

My constituents do not live in the centre of Aberdeen; they live in the suburbs of Aberdeen, and many of them have to travel to work in the centre of Aberdeen and...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 October 2019 : 09 dhen Dàmhair 2019


Mark McDonald

I have listened carefully to the debate on the issue and I admit to being slightly confused by the arguments that are being deployed. On the one hand, we are told...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 October 2019 : 09 dhen Dàmhair 2019


Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (Ind)

Will Mr Rumbles advise what the council leaders had to say about their intentions on the workplace parking levy when Aberdeen City Council and Aberdeenshire Counc...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 September 2019 : 03 dhen t-Sultain 2019


Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (Ind)

I declare an interest as a parent of a child who is in receipt of disability living allowance.



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 dhen Ògmhios 2019


Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (Ind)

The cabinet secretary alluded to the briefing that Irish officials gave last week, for which I thank him. Art O’Leary made the point that one of the things that d...

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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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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
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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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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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-20179: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20175: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20070: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19947: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19893: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19718: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 04/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19601: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19528: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19308: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 08/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19276: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 04/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-26630: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26478: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25698: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 07/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25489: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25488: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25487: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25486: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24490: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23772: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 13/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23769: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Independent, Date Lodged: 13/06/2019 Show Full Question >>

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