Edward Mountain MSP

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Edward Mountain MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Edward is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners' Group

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

Having read all the instruments, I have to say that the pet passport fees instrument is quite complex—there is no set fee and there is a slight increase in the pr...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

Item 6 is consideration of instruments that are subject to negative procedure. No motions to annul any of the instruments have been lodged. Does the committee agr...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

What is coming out of our discussion clearly is that the committee identified a few problems with the process and the Government is responding entirely correctly ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

Okay. The Tuberculosis (Miscellaneous Amen...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

We move on to item 5. Before we consider the Scottish statutory instruments on our agenda, I invite members to declare interests. I declare that I have an interes...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

That is probably an appropriate point at which to end the session. I thank Andrew Miller and Stewart Adams for coming in. I also thank Ian Forgie; he has been in post for only eight weeks, b...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

You have dodged the question.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

I want to push you about jobs.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

Jobs?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


The Convener

We are not going there, Richard.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-12861.1: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12056: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11460: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11376: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11277: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11278: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10903: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10902: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09951: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09912: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5F-02515: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01113: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16682: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02092: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16206: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15901: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15900: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15899: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15897: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01901: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2018 Show Full Question >>

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