John Finnie MSP

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John Finnie MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Green Party

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 29 June 2016 : 29 June 2016


John Finnie

Yes.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 29 June 2016 : 29 June 2016


John Finnie

Good morning, cabinet secretary. I have a less technical question about the Forth replacement crossing. I had hoped to ask it at the time of the ministerial state...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 29 June 2016 : 29 June 2016


John Finnie

I will make this a very short question on emissions. What additional action will the Scottish Government take to reduce transport emissions in the coming years?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 29 June 2016 : 29 June 2016


John Finnie

I have another brief question, but again you might be constrained in what you can say in response. I am meeting the chief executive of Scotland’s Rural College tomorrow to discuss the transf...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 29 June 2016 : 29 June 2016


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

Good morning, cabinet secretary. I will ask about crofting. You will be aware of a number of controversies involving senior personnel and common grazings. I do not anticipate that you will c...



Justice Committee 28 June 2016 : 28 June 2016


John Finnie

I was bemused by the phrase “accidental repeal” in the clerk’s note. The legislation on litter abatement was important.



Justice Committee 28 June 2016 : 28 June 2016


John Finnie

It is a potentially significant piece of work and I go along with the recommendation that we consider issuing a call for written evidence. It is of that importanc...



Justice Committee 28 June 2016 : 28 June 2016


John Finnie

Given the importance of that matter to the general confidence that people should have in the methods that are in place to deal with corruption, have you had any early indication from Police ...



Justice Committee 28 June 2016 : 28 June 2016


John Finnie

Of course, if any of the allegations were of a criminal nature, there would be independent oversight.



Justice Committee 28 June 2016 : 28 June 2016


John Finnie

The passage in your report that discusses user focus and officers’ concerns about the lack of transparency in the CCU talks about

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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AgainstDefeated
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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ForDefeated
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-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-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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ForDefeated
S5M-00431.1: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 95 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

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Motion S5M-00793: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00526: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00437: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00393: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00388: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00381: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00320: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00319: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15966: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 16/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15965: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 16/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-01775: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01167: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00902: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00860: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00831: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00832: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00833: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00835: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00834: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00757: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/06/2016 Show Full Question >>

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