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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Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

It is useful to know that there is primary legislation. My final point is about my question on 21 February to Roseanna Cunningham, the Cabinet Secretary for Envir...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

The convener touched on the point that I was going to raise. In London, the £10 toxicity charge—or T-charge—generates income. As you have probably picked up, I am...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

May I ask a technical question? I appreciate that not all the detail has been released yet, but as I mentioned, in London there is 360 degree coverage of vehicles...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

I declare an interest in that I have had a letter back from Glasgow City Council about that, but I will not steal your thunder, Mr McInally. In terms of cost, if ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

That is interesting. I have done quite a lot of work examining the London model, which is, as you know, bringing in an ultra-low-emission zone in 2019. In earlier evidence, we heard that the...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

There has rightly been a lot of discussion about low-emission zones, and I am particularly interested in asking the two local authority representatives and other ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

I am also interested in hearing from the panel about other interventions that can be made. For example, there could be a scrappa...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

On a related point—and I will guess the answer to this question as well—is there any evidence on the cost benefit ratio? I picked up that the London scheme cost a...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

London has led the way with the introduction of low-emission zones. As the panel will know, it is also planning ultra-low-emissi...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 dhen Chèitean 2017


David Stewart

It will be brief. This morning, I read about academic work by Knight and Howley from the University of York, who said that air pollution is equivalent to life-changing events such as bereave...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05603.3: Fisheries (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05603.2: Fisheries (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05603: Fisheries (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05594.2: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 25, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05594.1: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05594: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05479.3: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05479: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05423: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/05/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05312.3: Carers and Social Care (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 48, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-05459: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05444: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05420: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05275: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05185.1: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5W-09230: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09194: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09193: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09195: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00968: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09070: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09072: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09073: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00933: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00906: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Question >>

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