Alex Johnstone MSP

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Alex Johnstone MSP

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  • Member for: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Alex is a member of the following Committees:

Alex is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Alex Johnstone

I thank the member for his concern. He did mention, however, his habit of putting smokies on the barbecue. Some might like that sort of thing, but I have to say t...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

It gives me great pleasure to congratulate Graeme Dey on bringing the motion before Parliament and to join him in welcoming the establishment of the food life in ...



Finance Committee 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


Alex Johnstone

Is that likely to become apparent in figures year-on-year over time, rather than being clearly visible at the moment?



Finance Committee 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

To go back to a point that was mentioned a moment ago, we have heard that there is more activity at the lower end of the market—the first-time buyer element—and that there is a slowdown at t...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


Alex Johnstone

Permit me to declare an interest in that, since superfast broadband came to my town of Stonehaven over three years ago in a blaze of publicity, I have still been ...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


3. Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what progress it is making in providing high-speed broadband to rural areas and town centres that are served by exchange-only lines. (S5O-00133)



Meeting of the Parliament 13 September 2016 [Draft] : 13 September 2016


Alex Johnstone

Along with everyone else in the chamber, I realise that there was a squeeze in finances during the financial crisis, but the SNP Government, in a previous incarna...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 September 2016 [Draft] : 13 September 2016


Alex Johnstone

Will the cabinet secretary give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 13 September 2016 [Draft] : 13 September 2016


Alex Johnstone

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 13 September 2016 [Draft] : 13 September 2016


Alex Johnstone

I will carry on at the moment, thank you. The minister had a speech of his own.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01580.1: Reforming Local Taxation (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01580.2: Reforming Local Taxation (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01580: Reforming Local Taxation (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 63, Against: 63 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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ForDefeated
S5M-01554.4: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01554: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 54 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01531.1: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-01531.3: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01531: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01412.2: Implications of the EU Referendum Result and UK Negotiating Position (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 14/09/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-01442: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01392.3: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01348: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01337: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01140: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00625: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00208: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00006: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14942.1: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14859.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-00156: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00133: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00117: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05672: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05646: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05604: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05572: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-01262: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05201: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04870: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2015 Show Full Question >>

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