Gail Ross MSP

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  • Member for: Caithness, Sutherland and Ross
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

Is Q fever recognised as a tick-borne infection in Scotland?



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

I was going to ask a question earlier and then thought that it was maybe a stupid question, before I remembered that there is no such thing as a stupid question. Then Rupert Shaw touched on ...



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

That is just GPs in Highland. How can that be rolled out to the whole of Scotland once the project is finished?



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

I would quite like to explore that.



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

This may have been covered previously, but do we know whether Lyme disease is covered in training for GPs, or in their continuous professional development, so that they know what to look out...



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

My question follows on from what Dr Mavin was saying about GPs in areas where Lyme disease is more prevalent, especially in the Highlands, where they will look out for the symptoms more than...



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

I am the MSP for Caithness, Sutherland and Ross and deputy convener of the committee.



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

Can I make a quick follow-up point on that? In the Highland Council area, we have taken a different approach and we are using a lead agency model, so the national health service would cover ...



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

It is such a sensitive issue that deciding on a preferred option for the whole of society carries with it quite a lot of danger. The family should decide whether they want services delivered...



Public Petitions Committee 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Gail Ross

Given that I am new to the committee, this is the first time that I have seen the petition. I was quite shocked at a lot of the stuff that it contained, and also by the evidence from Jackie ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-18778.1: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 34, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-18767.1: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18767: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 1 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
SPCB election
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-18695.1: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18695: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-18876: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18878: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18768: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18779: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18665: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18549: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18553: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18471: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18419: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18374: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-25090: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25089: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03472: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23869: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03383: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23019: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03139: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03114: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03072: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22152: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Question >>

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