David Stewart MSP

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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 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart

I understand the technical point that the cabinet secretary is making, but I presume that it would be easy to have a list of wil...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart

Will the cabinet secretary take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Thank you, Presiding Officer. I rise to speak in support of the general principles of the bill. However, a number of recommendations that have been proposed will, in my view as a member of t...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

What assessment has the cabinet secretary made of the effect on the airports and economy of the Highlands and Islands if the exemption does not continue?



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Will the minister join me in congratulating the north of Scotland driver awareness team, which has produced a road safety leaflet about driving on single-track ro...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart

I am not objecting to the Public Water Supplies (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2017,



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart

Some have argued that one of your objectives should be more idealistic—it should be about land reform as an extension of human rights, which my colleague John Sco...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart

I do not suggest that you should see conflict as an objective; I merely remark on my experience of history. Knoydart was owned pre-war by a supporter of Hitler, a...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart

Your organisation’s three objectives are productivity, diversity and accountability. Nobody would disagree that they are all worthy, but let us drill down to the ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 dhen Dàmhair 2017


David Stewart

To what extent do you rely on top-level briefings with specialist civil servants in the Scottish Government who are involved in European strategy?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-08035.2: Roll out of Universal Credit (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 23, Against: 75 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-08035.4: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08035.1: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08035.3: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08035: Roll out of Universal Credit (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-07774: Contract (Third Party Rights) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2017
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-07750.4: Finance (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-07750.1: Finance (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.3: Finance (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 58 Abstain: 60
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S5M-07750.2: Finance (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 59 Abstain: 60
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Motion S5M-07125: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06457: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06311: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06258: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06234: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06167: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06002: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06003: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06004: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05789: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-12074: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12073: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12072: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01368: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11981: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11982: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11980: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11816: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11427: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01305: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2017 Show Full Question >>

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