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Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


David Stewart

On a related point, air pollution is clearly a growing problem with climate change. We already see it in Scotland—some of our urban streets in Edinburgh, Dundee a...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


David Stewart

Your recommendation 18 on health is extremely interesting. It is about assessing the risk, about which you are particularly concerned, of vector-borne diseases ca...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


David Stewart

I will finish with a practical point. I am not looking for an answer, because it is a fairly technical point. In the previous se...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


David Stewart

In the longer term, we know what the problem is in relation to the extent of flooding in Scotland and in the UK. Apart from being very careful about building on f...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


David Stewart

Thank you—that was a clear summary of where we are. It seems that flooding is one of the most worrying aspects of climate change in Scotland. You are right to hig...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Lord Krebs, you made the interesting point earlier that climate change is with us now—it is not just some science-fiction event in the future.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 September 2016 [Draft] : 20 September 2016


David Stewart

Thank you, convener. Yes, I do, and I thank the committee for their faith. [Laught...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 September 2016 [Draft] : 20 September 2016


David Stewart

I have a quick final question, as time is against us. I want to ask the panel about best practice. In the previous parliamentary session, I went to Holland where I was shown round a consolid...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 September 2016 [Draft] : 20 September 2016


David Stewart

I want to talk about the other side of the coin. The panel will be aware that there is a Government trial to increase HGV speeds from 40mph to 50mph on the A9 in ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 September 2016 [Draft] : 20 September 2016


David Stewart

You have predicted my next question. You appear to say that modal shift is a combination of the carrot and the stick with a bit of psychology. Last week, I told t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01703.1: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01703.3: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Daniel Johnson)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 32, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01703.2: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01703: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Mark McDonald)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01677.1: Protect Local NHS Services (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01677: Protect Local NHS Services (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-01669.2: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01669.1: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01669: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-01748: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01668: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01648: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01615: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01565: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01463: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01464: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01445: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01411: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01339: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-03340: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03339: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03337: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03338: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03336: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03250: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03119: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03118: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02716: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02478: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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