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

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 27 April 2017 : 27 April 2017


John Lamont

Given the exceptional circumstances surrounding this situation, will the First Minister—unlike her back benchers—apply some common sense to this matter?



Meeting of the Parliament 27 April 2017 : 27 April 2017


John Lamont

On Twitter, the First Minister spoke of the “incredible achievement”, of the “community coming together” and of the community having “achieved something really special”.



Meeting of the Parliament 27 April 2017 : 27 April 2017


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

I declare an interest as a trustee of the St Abbs Lifeboat trust.

Meeting of the Parliament 27 April 2017 : 27 April 2017


John Lamont

I thank the cabinet secretary for that reply, but the attainment gap in the Borders remains one of the worst in Scotland. Indeed, the Scottish National Party’s record on education in the Bor...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 April 2017 : 27 April 2017


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

To ask the Scottish Government what progress it is making in closing the attainment gap in the Scottish Borders. (S5O-00914)



Meeting of the Parliament 19 April 2017 : 19 April 2017


John Lamont

I note the Scottish Government’s target for a maximum of 5 per cent of waste to be sent to landfill by 2025. In the Borders, we are a long way off the Government’s recycling targets: more th...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 April 2017 : 19 April 2017


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

To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to encourage more recycling of domestic waste. (S5O-00862)



Meeting of the Parliament 30 March 2017 : 30 March 2017


John Lamont

The minister will be aware of the recent takeover of First Group’s Borders operations by Borders Buses Ltd. Although it is encouraging to hear that some services ...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 March 2017 : 30 March 2017


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

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on what it is doing to support sustainable rural bus services. (S5O-00850)



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


John Lamont

It was not mine. This evening is an opportunity to celebrate and share...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05312.2: Carers and Social Care (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05312.1: Carers and Social Care (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-05312.3: Carers and Social Care (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 48, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-05312: Carers and Social Care (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05333: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 104, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05282.4: Child Tax Credit Cuts (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-05282.1: Child Tax Credit Cuts (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05282.2: Child Tax Credit Cuts (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05282: Child Tax Credit Cuts (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05283: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 25/04/2017
Result - For: 112, Against: 4 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-05362: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05209: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04361: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04065: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03939: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03858.3: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03750: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03550: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03456: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03145: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00914: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00862: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00850: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08067: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08083: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08079: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08071: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08075: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08063: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08059: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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