David Stewart MSP

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Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


David Stewart

I think I said “finally” earlier, but finally finally, do you see yourself as having a clear management role over the other commissioners or are you first among e...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


David Stewart

My final question is about conflict. To use your earlier analogy about plain sailing, it is sometimes easy to manage when there is plain sailing, but when there i...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


David Stewart

Thank you. Earlier, my colleague Jenny Gilruth mentioned developing the strategic plan. I think that Napoleon talked about strategy disappearing with the first co...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


David Stewart

My questions are to Andrew Thin, who is the prospective chair of the commission. It is clear that there is a heavier responsibility on you, Andrew, and issues such as leadership and vision a...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


David Stewart

It is not for you to comment on how the legislation is framed, but is there a potential for conflict between the role of the tenant farming commissioner and the role of the crofting commissi...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


David Stewart

I will ask a question on the flip-side of that. What work will you not be carrying out? My experience of dealing with new organisations is that there can be boundary wars with other organisa...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Good morning, Dr McIntosh. Could you outline for the committee your key objectives and priorities for the post?



Meeting of the Parliament 24 November 2016 : 24 November 2016


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I begin by saying: “the Board’s overall purpose ... must be to enable the High...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 November 2016 : 24 November 2016


David Stewart

The European Union’s Teckel exemption allows public sector organisations not to tender and there are UK cases to establish that, so I ask the member to look at that particular point.<...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 November 2016 : 24 November 2016


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I understood that the Civil Aviation Authority was changing the regulations for single-piloted planes, which would benefit the Highlands and Islands.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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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-05254: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05250: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05251: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05249: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05256: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00452: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05139: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05102: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04791: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04729: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2016 Show Full Question >>

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