Iain Gray MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Independent analysis this week shows that, in real terms, the SNP’s spending on education has fallen by 7.5 per cent since 2010, even when pupil equity funding is...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Gillian Martin made a noble effort to get us to focus on positive role models of women engineers, but we have failed in that, have we not? Most members spent thei...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Iain Gray

Thanks.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Iain Gray

It sounds as though we are just at the beginning of trying to find a way through this problem. Is there a place in Audit Scotland’s programme for you to return to...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Iain Gray

It would seem that we have a problem that is not unique to Scotland and one that no one has an answer to, which is worrying. I am trying to get at just how critic...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

The report is generally very positive, as colleagues have said. However, in her opening remarks the Auditor General identified two areas of concern—the capital requirement, which we have exp...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I do not flatter myself that anyone remembers my leader’s speeches to Labour conferences back in those halcyon days. In fact, I am not sure that I remember them, although the First Minister ...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

You do not.



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

The Education and Skills Committee also heard evidence of headteachers in, I think, two local authorities using pupil equity funding to employ campus police officers. Does the education secr...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 June 2018 [Draft] : 12 June 2018


Iain Gray

England did it last year.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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ForCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-12950: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12951: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12804: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12600: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12358.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12391: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12221: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12180: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12181: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12051: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17297: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17199: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17201: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17200: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01141: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17017: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17016: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02177: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16896: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02375: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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