George Adam MSP

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  • Member for: Paisley
  • Region: West Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

George is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Social Security Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


George Adam

I am glad that John McAllion came in at that point, as I was going to ask a question that regularly comes up. I was on the Local Government and Regeneration Commi...



Social Security Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Since we heard that we are getting these new powers, people have been saying, “We’ll use them and find a way to make life better for individuals.” I have been rea...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I am only too pleased to speak in a debate such as this, because I am aware of the cultural impact of events throughout Scotland, and particularly in my own home ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


George Adam

I do not remember saying that to anybody. If anybody came to me with that case, I would take it very seriously. I do not believe I would say it was fluff in any s...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


George Adam

My belief is that bridging the educational attainment gap is the responsibility of every single one of us in the chamber. We should desire that every child in Sco...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


George Adam

Yes, I will, because the way you hold your hips just kind of made me stop there.



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


George Adam

It is about delivering in the real world so that the attainment gap is actually bridged. If we have to find a way to make that happen by working in tandem with local authorities, I see that ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Thank you, Presiding Officer, for hinting that I should make haste with my speech.



Social Security Committee 08 September 2016 [Draft] : 08 September 2016


George Adam

Paragraph 12 of paper 2 suggests that the committee should maintain a watching brief as part of its wider work on social security and should ask the Scottish Gove...



Social Security Committee 08 September 2016 [Draft] : 08 September 2016


George Adam

There are also people who give up paid employment as their loved one’s mobility or disability gets worse, yet that is their only access to income.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01703.1: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01703.3: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Daniel Johnson)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 32, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01703.2: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01703: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Mark McDonald)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01677.1: Protect Local NHS Services (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-01677: Protect Local NHS Services (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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AbstainCarried
S5M-01669.2: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01669.1: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01669: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-01285: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01150: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01125: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00854: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/07/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00798: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00771: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00378: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00344: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00331: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00234: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-00170: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02261: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02229: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00118: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00278: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00277: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05665: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05626: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05578: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29259: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2016 Show Full Question >>

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