Alex Rowley MSP

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Alex Rowley MSP

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  • Member for: Mid Scotland and Fife
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Alex is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 [Draft] : 08 December 2016


Alex Rowley

On the cuts from Westminster, the fact is that, as well as having social security powers in this Parliament, we have other powers. Does Joan McAlpine agree that m...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 [Draft] : 08 December 2016


Alex Rowley

I will do so. Having been proud to serve as a Labour councillor over many years, I just say to Joan McAlpine that the fact is that this year local councils across...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 [Draft] : 08 December 2016


Alex Rowley

We just heard Kate Forbes talk about the constituent who came to her office. A constituent of mine spoke to me just last week, along with his mother. He has been ...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 [Draft] : 08 December 2016


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

As the minister did, I thank everyone who was involved in the consultation and in the production of the fairer Scotland report, which we absolutely support, as Ma...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2016 [Draft] : 07 December 2016


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

We are right to point out where failed Tory austerity is damaging Scotland but, regardless of who is to blame, the Government has disproportionately cut the local...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I think that most fair-minded people agree with the First Minister in condemning the failed austerity of the Tory Government. Given the devastating impact that au...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Alex Rowley

There are two problems with the Tory amendment. The first is that it simply replaces the Green motion and we are not going to have that, because it is important t...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I welcome the fact that the Greens have kicked off this debate. The commission on strengthening local democracy hoped that there would be a debate across communities in Scotland on the futur...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

It is striking that most of the briefings that have been produced by organisations for the debate highlight the need to keep emp...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 November 2016 [Draft] : 16 November 2016


Alex Rowley

I have been to Ravenscraig and visited that project, and I agree with all the positive things that Clare Adamson has said about it. Does she agree that the succes...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02948.2: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02948.1: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Mark Griffin)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02948: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 88, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02922.3: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 85, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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ForCarried
S5M-02922: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02919.1: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02919.4: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 97 Abstain: 18
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S5M-02919: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-02835: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-02900: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02699: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02585: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02504: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02442: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02369: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02077.2: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01977: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01927: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01511: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-02336: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02334: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02335: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02332: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02331: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02333: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02338: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02337: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02330: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02329: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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