George Adam MSP

Welcome to George Adam MSP's biography pages

Parliamentary Activities

Search for other speeches made by this member

Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


George Adam

I would like to know where clinicians stand on the issue. We have not heard that in the evidence that we have taken.



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


George Adam

Jeremy Balfour has brought up the issue of residency at every opportunity. He is the only member to have brought it up. I do not deny that it is an important issu...



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


George Adam

I will be brief. As Ben Macpherson said, the transfer is from Parliament to Parliament, and the Scottish Government cannot introduce new benefits on its own.



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


George Adam

On the positive side, so that Mark Griffin does not feel that I am being negative about everything that he is putting forward today, I will support amendment 108....



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I agree with Mr Tomkins and Ben Macpherson. The minister has said from the start that social security as a human right is a founding principle of what we are trying to do, and the charter se...



Justice Committee 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


George Adam

I look at the matter from a practical point of view—Craig Connal has mentioned that. In my constituency, 1,300 fans backed the community purchase of the local foo...



Justice Committee 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I am Paisley’s MSP.



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


The Presiding Officer

The next question is, that amendment S5M-10285.2, in the name of Ruth Davidson, which seeks to amend motion S5M-10285, in the name of Nicola Sturgeon, on celebrat...



Social Security Committee 01 February 2018 [Draft] : 01 February 2018


George Adam

I think that the minister has been pretty consistent throughout. This has been specifically about the cases that we have had in front of us with regard to PIP in general and the disaster fro...



Social Security Committee 01 February 2018 [Draft] : 01 February 2018


George Adam

We are making it a right for those people to get advice, but what I am saying is that this is a bit of a cart-before-the-horse situation. If you admit that advice...

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
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
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
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
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
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by George Adam
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-10288: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10289: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09827: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09480: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09021: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08976: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08833: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08685: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08332: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08162: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Search for other Questions asked by George Adam
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-13533: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13280: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01505: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01670: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01386: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01296: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01233: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10951: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01179: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01020: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2017 Show Full Question >>

Lobbying

From 12 March 2018 face-to-face lobbying conversations with MSPs must be registered on the Lobbying Register. Find out more at www.lobbying.scot.

Contact preference

This member prefers to be contacted by email rather than traditional mail.

Further information

Email our Public Information Service for more information.