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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

Could you, for example, live with net sizes for Scottish waters being different to those for English waters?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

I will push on that a bit, because even the EU has, over the years, changed its view about what works and what does not, has it not?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

Well, every business would like lower business rates. That is true, but I think that it is a separate question and not really what we are at today.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

I thought that you meant business rates.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

We need to get into other areas apart from rates, but I will just say that everybody would like lower business rates, if that is what the point is.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

You mean from England to Scotland.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

Would you accept that business rates are a devolved matter and there is no way that they will be decided at the UK level?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

Mike Rumbles has already asked about the fisheries bill and what might happen at a UK level. I want to talk a little more on the theme of frameworks, which is a w...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason

I am puzzled. If the agriculture bill is going to be free ranging and allow a lot of freedom, I do not know how the money will get split up. The bill might say th...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

My theme follows on from what we have discussed. We have talked about frameworks and about the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill. What about the UK white paper and...

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S5M-10571.3: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-10538: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10466: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10306: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10181: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10091: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10002: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09990: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09905: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09772: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09768: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01818: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13308: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01596: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01529: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01481: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01434: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01399: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01346: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01278: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10973: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2017 Show Full Question >>

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