Adam Tomkins MSP

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  • Member for: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Adam is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

Just leave it.



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

Let us take an example that is wholly in devolved competence and for which there is no argument about whether it is devolved or reserved: the setting of the Scottish budget. It is an argumen...



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins (Glasgow) (Con)

Before I ask my question, I declare an interest in that, like Professor Carman, I am a member of the professorial staff of the University of Glasgow. Thank you for reminding me about that, c...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

I do not feel threatened, but there is a difference. In Ireland, citizens assemblies had all-party buy-in because they started on issues that all parties agreed n...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

I am grateful to the cabinet secretary for that response, although he did not shed any light on the question of cost and simply said that it will be made transpar...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

I am not sure whether the cabinet secretary can shed any light on that. I will be happy to give way to him if he can.



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Adam Tomkins

The answer to the first part of that question is, yes, it would be helpful. It should happen, in my view, and I know what the consequences of that are....

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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ForDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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AbstainCarried
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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ForDefeated
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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AbstainCarried
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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-18613: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18612: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18505: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17632: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17595: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17375: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16886: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16851: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16812: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16554.1: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03538: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24791: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24790: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24789: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03464: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23599: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03372: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03339: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03263: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22442: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2019 Show Full Question >>

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