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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Region: Ar
  • Party: Scottish Labour

David is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body
Member of the Conveners Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2017 [Draft] : 22 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Does the cabinet secretary share my view that the Smith commission stressed the importance of devolving sea bed assets to local authority areas such as Orkney, Sh...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart

Is there any reason why you cannot bring in low-emission zones more quickly than you are currently planning to do? You will know that Glasgow has breached the EU ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart

Thank you. My ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart

Obviously, I welcome the initiatives that the Government has looked at in respect of Grangemouth, but the loss of the £1 billion funding must make you want to kee...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart

I totally understand the cabinet secretary’s difficulty in this area, given the huge confusion about the future. For example, the very large industrial plant at G...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart

Thank you for that. Would it be competent to run the TIMES model on the scenario in which Scotland and the UK were not part of the ETS?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Good morning, cabinet secretary. I want to ask a few questions about assumptions that are made in the plan. You mentioned the problem of garbage in, garbage out. ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart

I think that I said that my previous question was my final one, but finally finally, might it not be useful to look at this in the same way as the smoking ban? It...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart

Finally, I know that you have already touched on some of this, but transport is a vital area, given that it is such a big emitter. You have had some interesting t...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 dhen Ghearran 2017


David Stewart

The other area that I touched on is our membership of the European Union. Clearly, we are in uncharted territory. There are a number of assumptions in the Scottis...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04168.2: Budget (Scotland) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 23/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04168: Budget (Scotland) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 23/02/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-03925: Digital Economy Bill – UK Legislation (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2017
Result - For: 112, Against: 5 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03912: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-03898.2: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 95, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-03898.1: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 49, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-03898.3: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 17, Against: 32 Abstain: 59
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-03873.1: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03873: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03858.3: Article 50 (John Lamont)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-04077: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03897: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03896: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02749: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02738: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02600: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02587: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02478: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02458: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02379: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00700: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07372: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07371: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07370: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07373: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07008: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06944: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06946: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06945: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06636: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/01/2017 Show Full Question >>

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