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 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Presiding Officer, “It has never been more important than today that all the country’s resource...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

Perhaps I can finish my questions there, convener.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

I am sure that you will have picked up the questions that I asked the previous panel. From my perspective, no one is arguing about taking away the primacy of Poli...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

That is a very powerful point. Mr Smith, do you have something to add? 12:30  



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

What assessment have you made of the case for increasing the powers of the SSPCA to investigate wildlife crime? I address that to Mr Thomson.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

Maybe you should write to us on that.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

I will move on to penalties for wildlife crime, which were mentioned in earlier evidence. A number of panel members have mentioned the report on penalties by Prof...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

From my perspective, the panel have given us positive feedback. I am sure that the Government will hear this evidence. We need clean, tidy, well-drafted legislati...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

Mr Aitken, could you give me your views on the point that I made earlier?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 10 January 2017 : 10 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


David Stewart

That might increase your strike rate, too, if I can keep the football analogy going.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03463.3: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-03463.1: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 31
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-03463.2: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-03463: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-03438.2: Retain the HIE Board (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03438.1: Retain the HIE Board (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03438: Retain the HIE Board (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03440.1: Health (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 33, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-03427.3: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03427.2: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 117 Abstain: 0
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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 >>
Motion S5M-02347: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02332: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02345: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-06248: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06080: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06081: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06079: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05850: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05851: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00538: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05636: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05434: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05435: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/12/2016 Show Full Question >>

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