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Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


David Stewart

I welcome the minister to his new role in the health team. Does he accept that pump therapy cuts hospital admissions, reduces long-term complications and improves...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


3. David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has to increase the funding for and provision of insulin pumps for under-18s. (S5O-02291)



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2018 : 27 June 2018


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I congratulate Ash Denham on securing the debate, and on her elevation to the ministerial ranks, and I say well done to Ruth Maguire for stepping up to the plate—...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2018 : 27 June 2018


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Does the member share my view that, where the Highlands and Islands lead, the rest of Scotland follows?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Thank you, Presiding Officer. This has been a productive debate with passionate and well-informed contributions from across the ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


David Stewart

If FreeStyle Libre is good enough for patients in Edinburgh, why is it not good enough for patients in Inverness?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 : 20 June 2018


13. David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government which national health service boards offer the FreeStyle Libre glucose monitoring system. (S5O-02251)



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 June 2018 : 14 June 2018


David Stewart

Are there any general insights that you have gained? When there is a problem, the classic management approach would be to look at the salary, the environment that...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 June 2018 : 14 June 2018


David Stewart

I understand the point about the negotiations with the union, which is crucial. The general point is that the involvement of blue-light or first-response services is crucial in saving lives....



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 June 2018 : 14 June 2018


David Stewart

Workforce planning is crucial to the success of any large organisation. I will quickly raise two examples on workforce planning. A very positive example is the out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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ForCarried
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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ForCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-13006: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12755: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12762: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12647: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12361: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12211: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12072: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11967.1: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11918: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11849: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17725: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17689: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17688: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17687: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17653: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17544: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17490: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17488: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17489: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17487: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/06/2018 Show Full Question >>

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