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Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

In his statement, the minister explained how a child who killed would be dealt with now and under the proposed legislation but he also pointed out how rare that i...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

The First Minister has repeatedly prayed in aid the Scottish Government’s school governance review. That review is about centralising control of schools and their budgets away from local aut...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Iain Gray

Does the member note that the change in definition took place in 2010, but the increase of 16 per cent has happened since 2013, so the change in definition does n...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Iain Gray

Will the minister give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I start with a point on which I think there is underlying agreement, and which Liz Smith and Jeremy Balfour examined to a degree: the presumption for mainstreamin...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I thank Bob Doris for securing tonight’s debate, which gives me the opportunity to bring a message of solidarity to the year of the dad from Scotland’s grandpas section.



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Iain Gray

The cabinet secretary must be aware of concerns in the higher education sector that autonomy will be compromised if the Scottish funding council goes the way that...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


6. Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government whether it plans to disband the board of the Scottish funding council. (S5O-00370)



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

In spite of the minister’s protestations in reply to Mr Macdonald, the recent Audit Scotland report made it clear that funding for higher education has, in fact, ...



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


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Most speakers have commented on how consensual and positive this afternoon’s debate has been. Too often, we tend to use those words as a euphemism for dull, but t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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Motion S5M-02713: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02511.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02418.1.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02153: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01905: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01808: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01739: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01465: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01397.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01371: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00407: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00370: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00312: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00245: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00212: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00304: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03103: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03102: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03101: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03098: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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