Gordon MacDonald MSP

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Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 February 2017


Gordon MacDonald

How realistic is the target of achieving a reduction of 31 per cent in transport emissions between 2017 and 2032, bearing it in mind that, according to the latest...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 February 2017


Gordon MacDonald

Presumably you had built up reserves in previous years to allow you to make up for the odd year in which you made a loss. For how many years have you been running...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 February 2017 [Draft] : 21 February 2017


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Is the loss making due purely to the narrow margin that you have referred to, or have any additional costs been placed on the bank since the crash of 2008?...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 31 January 2017 : 31 January 2017


Gordon MacDonald

I return to the point that Mark Winskel raised about Scotland being five years ahead and about the impact that the UK Government could have on the climate change ...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 31 January 2017 : 31 January 2017


Gordon MacDonald

Are there any easy interventions that could be made to push everyone towards the targets?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 31 January 2017 : 31 January 2017


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Most of my questions have been covered by other members. I will ask about the services sector. I note that the services sector carbon envelope is expected to redu...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 January 2017 [Draft] : 26 January 2017


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I, too, congratulate Bill Bowman on his maiden speech,



Meeting of the Parliament 26 January 2017 [Draft] : 26 January 2017


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

By this summer, the Royal Bank of Scotland will have reduced the number of branches that are available to my constituents from six to zero. The nearest branch wil...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 20 December 2016 : 20 December 2016


Gordon MacDonald

Some of the evidence that we received on the enterprise agencies, for example from Scotland’s 2020 climate group, said that there was a need to declutter and simp...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 20 December 2016 : 20 December 2016


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

There are 28 national performance indicators that are relevant to this committee: 10 where performance has improved, 11 where performance has been maintained and seven where performance has ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04168.2: Budget (Scotland) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 23/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04168: Budget (Scotland) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 23/02/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03925: Digital Economy Bill – UK Legislation (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2017
Result - For: 112, Against: 5 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03912: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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S5M-03898.2: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 95, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03898.1: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 49, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03898.3: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 17, Against: 32 Abstain: 59
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S5M-03873.1: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03873: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03858.3: Article 50 (John Lamont)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 1
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Motion S5M-04192: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04004: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03986: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03983: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03124: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02970: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02469: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02051: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01889: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00957: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-06310: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00578: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00360: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00307: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00266: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00184: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00125: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00025: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05706: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05643: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/02/2016 Show Full Question >>

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