John Lamont MSP

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John Lamont MSP

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

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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...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 March 2016 : 01 March 2016


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

I welcome the opportunity to speak in today’s important debate, and I am pleased that the Scottish Government is working with the UK Government on a smooth transi...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : 27 January 2016


John Lamont

We should be equally aware of the election court’s ruling in Tower Hamlets, the risk of fraud and the fact that the vast majority of voters were automatically tra...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : 27 January 2016


John Lamont

I will give way.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-00607.1: Gender and the Workplace (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 29/06/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-00601: Implications of the EU Referendum for Scotland (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 0 Abstain: 31
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AbstainCarried
S5M-00601.1: Implications of the EU Referendum for Scotland (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 68 Abstain: 21
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ForDefeated
S5M-00467: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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AbstainCarried
S5M-00467.3: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Daniel Johnson)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 59 Abstain: 29
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AbstainDefeated
S5M-00467.4: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 33, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-00448.3: The Economy (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-00431: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 95, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-00431.2: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 33, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-00431.1: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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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 >>
Motion S5M-00128: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00054: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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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-01719: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/07/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01718: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/07/2016 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-01716: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/07/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-01636: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/07/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00968: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00967: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00969: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2016 Show Full Question >>

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