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Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

I thank Stuart McMillan for bringing the debate to the chamber to welcome Barnardo’s Scotland nurture week. A special thank you also goes to Gordon MacDonald for the loan of his glasses so t...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 January 2017 [Draft] : 31 January 2017


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

None at all. I thank Graeme Dey for bringing the motion to Parliament ...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 26 January 2017 [Draft] : 26 January 2017


David Torrance

I am sorry—I should have declared that as an interest. We have engaged with our youth and all the different groups in the Scout Association for a long time. We ha...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 26 January 2017 [Draft] : 26 January 2017


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Good morning everybody. It is interesting that you say that procedures have to change. The convener mentioned the girl guides, and I belong to one of the largest ...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 January 2017 [Draft] : 25 January 2017


David Torrance

What proportion of NHS Fife’s budget will be used to support the integration of health and social care in 2017-18?



Meeting of the Parliament 25 January 2017 [Draft] : 25 January 2017


4. David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what the funding uplift will be for NHS Fife in 2017-18. (S5O-00582)



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 19 January 2017 [Draft] : 19 January 2017


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Good morning, everyone. There is a bold statement on page 6 of the annual report. It refers to



Meeting of the Parliament 01 November 2016 : 01 November 2016


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

I refer members to my entry in the register of members’ interests and thank Jeremy Balfour for securing this debate on the 100th anniversary of the cub scouts. I ...



Equal Opportunities Committee 22 September 2016 : 22 September 2016


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Good morning. I am the MSP for Kirkcaldy.



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 : 22 September 2016


David Torrance

An energy storage proposal is moving forward in the Kirkcaldy area after developers identified spare capacity at a local substation and appropriate land nearby. What steps is the Scottish Go...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03898.2: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 95, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03898.1: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 49, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03898.3: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 17, Against: 32 Abstain: 59
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AbstainDefeated
S5M-03873.1: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03873: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03858.3: Article 50 (John Lamont)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858.1: Article 50 (Lewis Macdonald)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 102 Abstain: 2
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858.2: Article 50 (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 72, Against: 33 Abstain: 18
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ForCarried
S5M-03858.4: Article 50 (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 119 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858: Article 50 (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 90, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-03916: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03699: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03697: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03698: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03527: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03389: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03387: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03158: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03164: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03090: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00582: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00172: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00091: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00075: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00038: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05591: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05561: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05528: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04921: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04575: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/09/2015 Show Full Question >>

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