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 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


John Lamont

I am pleased that the cabinet secretary mentioned the borderlands initiative. One of the strands of that initiative is to build and promote the borderlands as a t...



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


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

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with Visit Northumberland, Visit Cumbria and local authorities regarding promoting cross-border tourism. (S5O-00163)



Meeting of the Parliament 13 September 2016 [Draft] : 13 September 2016


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

I have been contacted by many constituents in the Borders who have been adversely affected by the Scottish Government’s failure to deliver their CAP payments on time. Many have incurred sign...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 June 2016 : 08 June 2016


John Lamont

We all agree that cancelled operations are a waste of resources and an inconvenience to patients. In NHS Borders, half of all operations cancelled in the latest m...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 May 2016 : 31 May 2016


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

The Scottish Borders normally receives some £50 million of CAP payments. That money not only benefits farmers but filters down to many other businesses, and the d...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 May 2016 : 26 May 2016


John Lamont

I think that, on balance, the overall package of the European Union is able to address the challenges in member countries better than we could do individually as ...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 May 2016 : 26 May 2016


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

I, too, welcome you to your new role, Deputy Presiding Officer. With l...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 May 2016 : 12 May 2016


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

took the oath.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 March 2016 : 01 March 2016


John Lamont

But the Scottish Government will have the possibility of creating new benefits and the possibility of having conditions attached to those benefits. Ministers need...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 March 2016 : 01 March 2016


John Lamont

I think that the Conservative position is very clear. We have always believed that the role of the Government and of society is to give a helping hand to those in...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01703.1: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01703.3: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Daniel Johnson)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 32, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01703.2: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01703: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Mark McDonald)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01677.1: Protect Local NHS Services (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01677: Protect Local NHS Services (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-01669.2: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-01669.1: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01669: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated

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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 >>
Motion S5M-00863: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00773: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00619: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00616: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00300: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00240: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00163: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02155: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02154: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02157: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02156: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01847: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01832: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01717: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/07/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01719: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/07/2016 Show Full Question >>

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