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Meeting of the Parliament 27 April 2017 : 27 April 2017


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

I say at the outset that the Scottish Green Party will be supporting the general principles of the bill at decision time tonight. As a member of the Justice Commi...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

A considerable number of petitions come to another committee that I am on and it is always a challenge to close them. I think that there is a measure of good fait...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

It will be very helpful to get that information from you. As you have outlined, those whom you seek to regulate are multinational corporations. How would you char...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

Good morning. What are Ofcom’s views on the potential implications of Brexit for regulation, standards and the future of digital communication?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

It is a workers’ co-operative, of course. [Laughter



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

I am very keen to see the maximum protection for all bus passengers, but I am also keen for public money to be properly expended.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

It does—slightly. However, I cannot envisage that there will be any impetus for bus companies to install seat belts if there is the prospect of their getting publ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

Is there an expectation that any bus operator that, thus far, has not seen fit to install seat belts will get public money to install them? If so, why?...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

My question, which was along the lines of John Mason’s, was about whether we are rewarding failure to act. Further, who is actually getting the money? The local a...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 26 April 2017 [Draft] : 26 April 2017


John Finnie

Thank you.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05312.2: Carers and Social Care (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05312.1: Carers and Social Care (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-05312.3: Carers and Social Care (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 48, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-05312: Carers and Social Care (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-05333: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 104, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05282.4: Child Tax Credit Cuts (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-05282.1: Child Tax Credit Cuts (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-05282.2: Child Tax Credit Cuts (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-05282: Child Tax Credit Cuts (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-05283: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 112, Against: 4 Abstain: 6
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S5M-05198: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05068: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05078: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05030: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04581: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04536: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04471: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04467: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04374: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04368: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09069: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08871: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08869: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08868: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08870: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00900: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08850: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08849: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08848: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08784: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2017 Show Full Question >>

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