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


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Presiding Officer, “It has never been more important than today that all the country’s resource...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart

My final question is about the SNH report, which was mentioned earlier. I would like you to clarify one key point. Do you feel, given the quality of the report, t...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart

Does Duncan Halley wish to come in?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart

I think that the witnesses have been stunned into silence.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart

Do the other panellists want to comment?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart

Notwithstanding what I just said about numbers, you raised the technical point that remote sensors are important. Would you emphasise looking at that area?...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart

If I correctly understood the earlier answers, there is too much emphasis on absolute counting of deer; the approach should be more about trend management, which ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart

Is there a gap in perceptions between private and public interests?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart

The issue is much more sophisticated than just a gap in research; there is a gap in attitudes and in training.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 January 2017 [Draft] : 17 January 2017


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

A lot of the earlier questions have—rightly—been on research because, for parliamentarians, research is the handmaiden of policy. Have we got our research right? ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03463.3: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03463.1: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 31
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S5M-03463.2: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03463: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438.2: Retain the HIE Board (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438.1: Retain the HIE Board (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03438: Retain the HIE Board (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03440.1: Health (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 33, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427.3: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427.2: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 117 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-02749: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02738: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02600: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02587: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02478: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02458: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02379: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02347: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02332: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02345: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-06248: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06080: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-05850: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05851: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00538: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05636: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05434: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05435: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/12/2016 Show Full Question >>

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