Iain Gray MSP

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  • Member for: East Lothian
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Iain is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

The credibility of the Scottish child abuse inquiry is hanging by a thread. Professor Lamb, one of three panel members, has resigned, citing Scottish Government i...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2016 : 28 June 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I thank the Deputy First Minister for advance sight of his statement. He knows that we share its ambition of excellence and equity in Scottish education. There ar...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I welcome the ministers to their new jobs although, of course, Aileen Campbell is continuing the passion for ensuring the best start in life for all our children ...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


Iain Gray

It is a fact.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


Iain Gray

The member must acknowledge that what she said about the Labour Government is simply not true. There was a massive reduction in child poverty in the years of that Government.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 June 2016 : 16 June 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 15 June 2016 : 15 June 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

There is evidence that breakfast clubs and access to them can help to close the attainment gap, so would it not be more straightforward to ensure that local autho...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 June 2016 : 15 June 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

The cabinet secretary was clear in his answer that the bulk of the funding will be from the council tax changes that the Government intends to make. However, he m...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2016 : 14 June 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I, too, welcome the Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science to her position.



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2016 : 14 June 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I confess that this is not the first time in my time as an MSP that a bank has closed a branch in one of the communities that I represent, but it is the first tim...

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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AgainstDefeated
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-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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AbstainDefeated
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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ForCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
S5M-00448: The Economy (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-00448.3: The Economy (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
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-00894: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00431.2: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00385: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00345.2: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00145: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/05/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00113: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00117: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15588: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15430.2: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15380.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-01831: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01143: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01145: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01144: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00978: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00049: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00385: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00384: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00387: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00386: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2016 Show Full Question >>

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