John Lamont MSP

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  • Member for: Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

John is a member of the following Committees:

John is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Parliamentary Bureau

Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

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Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


John Lamont

I was heartened when the Scottish Government announced that it was implementing the Scottish Conservatives’ idea of a south of Scotland enterprise agency. However, given the news that the HI...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


4. John Lamont (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government when it will publish details of the proposed single national board to oversee economic development and skills funding. (S5O-00419)



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 November 2016


John Lamont

When Menzies Campbell was the leader of the Lib Dems, he proposed a referendum on leaving the EU. What would his position have been had the British people deliver...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 November 2016


John Lamont

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 November 2016


John Lamont

I am happy to continue my speech. It is clear that the UK Government wants to achieve the best deal for my constituents in the Borders, the best deal for Scotland...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 November 2016


John Lamont

SNP members are shouting, “What is that?” but I am no clearer about the SNP’s position on that either.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 November 2016


John Lamont

I agree that we need to accept the democratic wishes of the United Kingdom electorate—despite the fact that I voted to remain part of the EU, I respect the result...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 November 2016


John Lamont

The minister has failed to answer the point that I made about the impact of a hard border with the rest of the United Kingdom. Scotland cannot have a separate imm...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 November 2016


John Lamont

I want to make some progress, if I may.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 November 2016


John Lamont (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

This is the 12th debate that we have had on the EU referendum result—the 12th opportunity for the SNP to stand up and talk about how great the EU is and how everyone in Scotland wants to rem...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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Motion S5M-02786: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02483: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01911: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01914: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01806: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01456: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01305: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01085: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00982: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00945: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-05221: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00450: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05017: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05016: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00419: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04888: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04889: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04891: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04892: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04890: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2016 Show Full Question >>

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