George Adam MSP

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Social Security Committee 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018


George Adam

I will be quick, although I know that I said that the last time and ended up taking a wee bit longer than I expected.



Social Security Committee 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018


George Adam

I am like you; I want to fix the problem. We all came into politics to fix problems in our communities. However, sometimes we have to say that limited resources a...



Social Security Committee 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Every one of you has mentioned that there are pressures on the funds because of universal credit in particular. The Scottish Government, with limited resource, ke...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

At this morning’s meeting of the Social Security Committee, we heard evidence from a range of stakeholders who told us that the roll-out of universal credit will ...



Education and Skills Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


George Adam

The OU model is completely different from everyone else’s, as it is not a campus-based model. You have been breaking the barriers down for decades. 10...



Education and Skills Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


George Adam

My main question is linked to Craig Mahoney’s comments. When we look at widening access, we are looking at bringing into universities people who do not have a fam...



Education and Skills Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


George Adam

Well, two, plus a sneaky one. Craig Mahone...



Education and Skills Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I have two questions, but I would like to sneak another one in on the back of what Richard Lochhead talked about.



Justice Committee 15 May 2018 [Draft] : 15 May 2018


George Adam

We were talking about education and I just wanted to add that there is more to it than just educating a group of employers; it is about society in general. That i...



Justice Committee 15 May 2018 [Draft] : 15 May 2018


George Adam

It would be impossible.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12264: Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (Relief from Additional Amount) (Scotland) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2018
Result - For: 109, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12223.1: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12223.2: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (Neil Findlay)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2018
Result - For: 93, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12223: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2018
Result - For: 93, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12140.1: A Route Map to an Energy Efficient Scotland (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2018
Result - For: 64, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12140.4: A Route Map to an Energy Efficient Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2018
Result - For: 64, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12140: A Route Map to an Energy Efficient Scotland (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2018
Result - For: 65, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12076.2: Scottish National Investment Bank (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 08/05/2018
Result - For: 19, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12076.3: Scottish National Investment Bank (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 08/05/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12010.3: Scotland's Digital Connectivity (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 03/05/2018
Result - For: 104, Against: 2 Abstain: 6
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Motion S5M-12214: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11803: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11642: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11629: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/04/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11313: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11034: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10945: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10911: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10910: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10288: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-02131: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16241: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15016: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14935: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
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 >>

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