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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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


John Finnie

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


John Finnie

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


John Finnie

Yes, indeed. No, we will not support the C...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


John Finnie

I beg your pardon, Presiding Officer.



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


John Finnie

There is no way—



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


John Finnie

Yes.



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 : 20 September 2018


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

This is not necessarily the debate that I thought that we would have. The Government motion talks about the:

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


John Finnie

This is most likely a question for Paul Lawrence. If the exemption provisions are agreed to, they will apply retrospectively to existing streets. Do you have inpu...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


John Finnie

Okay. Thank you very much.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


John Finnie

I have written to the council about the issue extensively.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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ForCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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ForCarried
S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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ForCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13813: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12943: Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 5th Report, 2018 (Session 5) (Clare Haughey)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2018
Result - For: 101, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14036: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13915: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13627: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13608: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13300: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12795: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12764: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12690.2: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12395: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12392: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-19017: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19020: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19019: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19018: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19001: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18997: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18999: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18998: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19000: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18677: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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