Alison Johnstone MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I thank the cabinet secretary for early sight of her statement and I put on record my thanks to NHS Tayside staff for all that they do.



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Alison Johnstone

Would the minister—



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Alison Johnstone

I appreciate everything that the minister has said about streamlining legislation; I loathe clutter and am all for streamlining. However, at times we can take streamlining too far. Access to...



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Alison Johnstone

Amendment 162 could encourage planning authorities to go further along the path that I described, and enable local authorities to innovate with their own schemes ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Alison Johnstone

I thank colleagues for their interventions.



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Alison Johnstone

I represent Lothian, but I have been contacted by people from as far afield as the Highlands on this matter, which I suppose is because of my role as health and s...



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Alison Johnstone

Councils would not be compelled to provide those things, but they would be compelled to include a statement of their intentions in that regard. I am sure that col...



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Alison Johnstone

Certainly.



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Thank you, convener—I am pleased to be here.



Social Security Committee 13 September 2018 [Draft] : 13 September 2018


Alison Johnstone

I was going to raise the issue of implied consent, so thank you for raising it. We took evidence from organisations in Musselburgh on the impact that that was hav...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13813: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12943: Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 5th Report, 2018 (Session 5) (Clare Haughey)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2018
Result - For: 101, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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Motion S5M-13013: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12971: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-12533: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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