David Torrance MSP

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David Torrance MSP

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  • Member for: Kirkcaldy
  • Region: Mid Scotland and Fife
  • Party: Scottish National Party

David is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

I, too, congratulate Graeme Dey on bringing this motion to the Parliament to welcome the establishment of the Scottish Stone Group. This is the first time that a ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

My question has been asked.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


David Torrance

Previous levy-raising powers conferred in regulations have been subject to a form of super-affirmative procedure. Given the breadth of the powers in part 5 of and...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


David Torrance

The second circumstance in which infrastructure-levy regulations may prevent or restrict the use of planning powers is where the minister considers <...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


David Torrance

No.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

My question follows on from Alison Harris’s question. Although it may not be appropriate for a report to be made to Parliament on each occasion on which direction...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


David Torrance

In the event of redundancies at the BiFab sites in Burntisland, Methil and Arnish, what support can the Scottish Government offer to the employees affected?

Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


David Torrance

What action is the Scottish Government taking to help to find further investment for the yard to ensure that the highly skilled workforce at BiFab remains at the ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


2. David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what assistance it is providing to Burntisland Fabrications in light of reports that redundancy notices have been issued to staff. (S5T-00927)



Local Government and Communities Committee 07 February 2018 [Draft] : 07 February 2018


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Thank you, convener. I have nothing to declare.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-10571.3: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-10614: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10613: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10558: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10549: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10559: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10532: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10509: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10506: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10485: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10470: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5T-00927: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01680: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01647: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01626: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-00755: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12290: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12285: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01363: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01147: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01080: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2017 Show Full Question >>

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