Alex Rowley MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2018 : 15 November 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I, too, thank Ruth Maguire for securing the debate, and I am grateful to Scottish PEN and Amnesty International for providing ma...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


Alex Rowley

I am sorry, but I do not have time. In a s...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


Alex Rowley

We suggest that another way of doing that would be to look at the Scottish Government directly funding the IJBs. However, another main point in our motion is that there needs to be discussio...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Labour lodged the motion for debate today in order to highlight what we see as some of the challenges that are faced by providers of health and social care. We ha...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

There seems to be a pick-and-mix approach to waste management across local authorities. Some have four bin collections, while some have one and recycling. Is ther...



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...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14749.3: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 24, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14749.4: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 79 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717.3: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 91, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720.3: ScotRail Break Clause (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-14720.2: ScotRail Break Clause (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720: ScotRail Break Clause (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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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

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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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