John Finnie MSP

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 December 2016 [Draft] : 21 December 2016


John Finnie

It is absolutely fair to record that those efforts to enhance the rail network are commendable and are appreciated, but my question was specifically about cycling...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 December 2016 [Draft] : 21 December 2016


John Finnie

In relation to issues such as climate change and obesity, many bodies such as Stop Climate Chaos Scotland and Spokes—which might well be described as the usual su...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 December 2016 [Draft] : 21 December 2016


John Finnie

That is all good, as are your comments about public transport, green buses and electric vehicle charge points. Nonetheless, support for sustainable and active tra...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 December 2016 [Draft] : 21 December 2016


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

The Scottish Government has the laudable vision, to be achieved by 2020, of a Scotland in which 10 per cent of everyday journeys are made by bicycle. I am told that 1.5 per cent of journeys ...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 December 2016 [Draft] : 21 December 2016


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

I thank the various groups who supplied briefings for the debate for those and for the outstanding support that they provide, which members have mentioned. I cong...



Justice Committee 20 December 2016 [Draft] : 20 December 2016


John Finnie

I do not know that there is the uncertainty that Douglas Ross suggests about that issue.



Justice Committee 20 December 2016 [Draft] : 20 December 2016


John Finnie

For the avoidance of doubt, my comment is about the fact that that term has been used about a piece of legislation—it is not about the actual bit of legislation. ...



Justice Committee 20 December 2016 [Draft] : 20 December 2016


John Finnie

It just seems entirely out of kilter with the subsequent paragraph, which lists a group of people and representatives who have been consulted. I do not know how i...



Justice Committee 20 December 2016 [Draft] : 20 December 2016


John Finnie

I think that many people find it strange that we are still talking about these things and that an individual cannot just have a coat of arms if they want. However...



Justice Committee 20 December 2016 [Draft] : 20 December 2016


John Finnie

Finally, you say: “we expect that overall staff nu...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03463.3: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03463.1: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 31
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S5M-03463.2: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03463: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438.2: Retain the HIE Board (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438.1: Retain the HIE Board (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438: Retain the HIE Board (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03440.1: Health (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 33, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427.3: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427.2: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 117 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-03428: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03318: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03155: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02803: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02336: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01927.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01770: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 29/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5W-06087: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06086: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06085: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06084: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05916: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05918: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05917: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05915: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05914: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05913: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2016 Show Full Question >>

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