Alasdair Allan MSP

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Alasdair Allan MSP

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  • Member for: Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Alasdair is a member of the following Committees:

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

That is still to come, but issues around the issue of immigration in general have been raised repeatedly at the joint ministerial committee



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

There may have been a few hours’ notice, but I would not say that we were intimately involved in the decision. We certainly welcome some of what is in it. We welc...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

In the course of the Brexit conversations that we have been having, we published “Scotland’s Place in Europe”, which went into some of that. I recently attended a...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

I am not opening up the question of independence, but there are certainly things that are feasible in a UK context. You need only look at Canada to see an example...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

Throughout the Brexit process, the Scottish Government has been making the case that different needs apply in Scotland when it comes to migration and immigration....



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

I do not take the view that anyone who is involved in any of the defence industries in Scotland should be boycotted. We do not take that view and I am sure that t...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

You will have heard the Scottish Government and many members in the Scottish Parliament express their concern that whatever we do, whether in Scotland or the UK, ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

It is being done in consultation with NGOs and with our core-funded organisations in Scotland.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

That is a fair issue for the committee to raise and the Government has sought to address it. We are trying to get as diverse a group of organisations as possible ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Dr Allan

The bulk of the work that I am talking about is done through the international development side of Government, but there is also a climate justice fund, which the Cabinet Secretary for Envir...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-03303: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03049: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02796: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12385.3: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09963: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09140.2: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06643: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-05154: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-04313: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-03004: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2012 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-00084: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-00037: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-13444: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40450: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40318: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-38093: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-37604: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-10498: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32754: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/03/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32185: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2010 Show Full Question >>

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