Bill Bowman MSP

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Bill Bowman MSP

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

Bill is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Chair of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

The Royal College of Nursing wrote to me this morning. It said:

Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


4. Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to support NHS Scotland’s recruitment of nurses and midwives. (S5O-01138)



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 13 June 2017 [Draft] : 13 June 2017


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

You might not agree that thermal should continue in Scotland, but if it does for the next five or 10 years, is the site at Peterhead fit for purpose? Should it be refurbished, or should we s...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 May 2017 [Draft] : 31 May 2017


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

I thank Clare Adamson for securing the motion, and I associate myself with her comments about Manchester, with which we all agree. I welcome today’s debate. It recognises the importance of c...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 30 May 2017 : 30 May 2017


Bill Bowman

Are you talking about the 2030 date?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 30 May 2017 : 30 May 2017


Bill Bowman

Gillian Martin has covered most of my questions about engagement and changing behaviour. The panellists seem to be saying that that process is very important and ...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 30 May 2017 : 30 May 2017


Bill Bowman

I think that you are saying that, although we are talking the talk, we are not yet walking the walk with regard to behaviour change.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 30 May 2017 : 30 May 2017


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

I want to move on to the availability of advice and information for consumers. Perhaps some of that has been touched on slightly before, as you mentioned that the...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

Some of the questions may overlap topics a little bit. The strategy for 2030 has already been mentioned, with the all-energy renewables target to deliver the equi...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Bill Bowman

Of course, Andy Grove survived the Holocaust and then escaped from Hungary in 1956 at the time of the uprising, so he had quite an interesting—if I can put it tha...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-06304: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06305: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05759: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05758: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05438: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05406: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05407: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05409: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04890: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04872: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01138: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01118: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00698: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00641: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2017 Show Full Question >>

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