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 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


George Adam

We are getting only 15 per cent of social security spending and we have to work with a system that already exists. That is challenging.



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


George Adam

You said that there will not be a big bang or a big switch-on. Is it the case that some of the benefits that you are inheriting come from the so-called Tory welfa...



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Yes.



Social Security Committee 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


George Adam

If Mr Tomkins had said that right at the start, we could have saved ourselves about 10 minutes. I think that that is a perfectly reasonable request.



Social Security Committee 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


George Adam

Yes. I congratulate you and your deputy convener. We are a long way from Renfrewshire Council, Sandra.



Social Security Committee 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


George Adam

I nominate you, Sandra. I have known you for a very long time, so I know that you will be suited to the role.



Social Security Committee 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I have no relevant registrable interests, but I have a couple of voluntary interests that I would like to declare. I am the patron of the Scottish Disability Equality Forum and a member of R...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


George Adam

Thank you, Presiding Officer. I, too, seek your guidance. Earlier, Willie Rennie stated that Save the Children said that there was a lack of investment in early y...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


George Adam

It is on a different issue.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer—

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-00607.1: Gender and the Workplace (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 29/06/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-00601.1: Implications of the EU Referendum for Scotland (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 68 Abstain: 21
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S5M-00601: Implications of the EU Referendum for Scotland (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 0 Abstain: 31
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ForCarried
S5M-00467: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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S5M-00467.3: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Daniel Johnson)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 59 Abstain: 29
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S5M-00467.4: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 33, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-00448: The Economy (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-00448.3: The Economy (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-00431: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 95, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-00431.2: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 33, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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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 >>
Motion S5M-00161: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-00277: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00278: 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 >>
Question S4W-29234: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29158: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-03152: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05190: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2015 Show Full Question >>

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