Alex Rowley MSP

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Local Government and Communities Committee 07 November 2018 : 07 November 2018


Alex Rowley

The problem with that is that people can spend time, energy and, often, resource in getting involved at the early stages, but can be completely ignored if a developer does not like the outco...



Local Government and Communities Committee 07 November 2018 : 07 November 2018


Alex Rowley

I will certainly press amendment 51. All the amendments in the group need work, and we must come together at stage 3. Only one party is—



Local Government and Communities Committee 07 November 2018 : 07 November 2018


Alex Rowley

That is the whole point. You have ruled that out from day 1, and have made it clear that you are totally opposed in principle to looking at any aspect of such an ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 07 November 2018 : 07 November 2018


Alex Rowley

Valid points have been made in the debate. However, I do not think that people who have experienced the planning system would always use the word “inclusive”. Tha...



Local Government and Communities Committee 07 November 2018 : 07 November 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

The minister said that the planning process is both a science and an art. The planning process must be transparent and people need to have confidence that the sys...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

We have had, in the main, a consensual debate. I, too, welcome the women who spend their time campaigning for housing for asylum seekers for coming along today.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 30 October 2018 [Draft] : 30 October 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

My experience is that many more people are now aware of climate change but there is sometimes a tendency for people to see it as someone else’s problem to solve. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 October 2018 : 30 October 2018


Alex Rowley

Does the Government need to do more to support farmers to develop the ethical farming that the member describes?



Meeting of the Parliament 30 October 2018 : 30 October 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Will the member give way?



Local Government and Communities Committee 24 October 2018 : 24 October 2018


Alex Rowley

There is an incredible situation with education in respect of the Dunfermline eastern expansion, where there has been catchment review after catchment review and kids are being sent further ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-14665: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 111, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-14602: Breach of the Code of Conduct for MSPs (Bill Kidd)
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-14638.1: Safeguarding Scotland’s International Research Collaborations and Reputation for Scientific Excellence from the Threat of Brexit (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-14638.2: Safeguarding Scotland’s International Research Collaborations and Reputation for Scientific Excellence from the Threat of Brexit (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2018
Result - For: 65, Against: 30 Abstain: 20
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AbstainCarried
S5M-14638: Safeguarding Scotland’s International Research Collaborations and Reputation for Scientific Excellence from the Threat of Brexit (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 28 Abstain: 21
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AbstainCarried
S5M-14621.1: Impact of UK Government Welfare Cuts and Universal Credit on Poverty (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-14717: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13237: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13248: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12788: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12769: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12651: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12631: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12464: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12267: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11398: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02546: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19615: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02425: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02309: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17897: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17858: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17857: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17860: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17856: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17859: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/07/2018 Show Full Question >>

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