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Alex Salmond MSP

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  • Member for: Aberdeenshire East
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Alex is a member of the following Committees:

Alex is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

I congratulate Annabel Goldie and Duncan McNeil on their service to the Parliament—their contribution has been substantial indeed. However, I say to Duncan McNeil...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 February 2016 : 23 dhen Ghearran 2016


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

Every Chief Secretary to the Treasury since 1999 has sought to erode the funding of this Parliament, and every single First Minister has faced that situation on o...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 February 2016 : 23 dhen Ghearran 2016


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

I join the Scottish Labour Party in giving full support to the First Minister’s position. There are no sides in this; there is only Scotland’s side. <...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 February 2016 : 11 dhen Ghearran 2016


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

Did I hear that correctly? Is Mark McDonald saying that Willie Rennie was complaining about the education budget while his colleagues in Aberdeenshire Council wer...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2015 : 08 dhen Dùbhlachd 2015


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

I welcome the opportunity to contribute, not least to defend Kenny MacAskill, who was a fine justice secretary. I say not just to Alison McInnes but to the whole chamber that the impact of t...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2015 : 08 dhen Dùbhlachd 2015


Alex Salmond

I accept that point, which is why I praised John Carnochan. However, one of the key aspects of reducing knife crime is preventing youngsters from carrying knives ...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2015 : 08 dhen Dùbhlachd 2015


Alex Salmond

In that case, I will sit down.



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2015 : 08 dhen Dùbhlachd 2015


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

It is admirable that the cabinet secretary is looking for consensus but I would like to hear a bit more about whether he feels that the powers and amendments will...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 November 2015 : 11 dhen t-Samhain 2015


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

Tom Johnston also tried to exterminate the Scots midge, but that was less successful. The point that I was going to make was that he took emergency legislation th...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 October 2015 : 07 dhen Dàmhair 2015


Alex Salmond

Thank goodness the member is not a minister.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 80: Burial and Cremation (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 75
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 35, Against: 71 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 35, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 35, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 29
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 97, Against: 0 Abstain: 12
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 30
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 50, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
S4M-15944: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Margaret Burgess)
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 14 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 86, Against: 10 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 19
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 82, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 20
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 82, Against: 17 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried

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Motion S4M-16038: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15829: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15703: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15678: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15663: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15554: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15491: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15490: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15311: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15134: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-29381: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29279: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29278: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29269: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27640: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27596: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27595: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27417: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27418: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27416: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2015 Show Full Question >>

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