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Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 20 April 2017 [Draft] : 20 April 2017


John Mason

I will let you judge that.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 20 April 2017 [Draft] : 20 April 2017


John Mason

Maybe that is one of the reasons why we have decided to start a new group rather than continuing with the previous one. I see the group as a new group. We discussed the secretariat at the in...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 20 April 2017 [Draft] : 20 April 2017


John Mason

That raises a range of issues. We have left the remit deliberately open, but my thinking, and that of the previous group, was on the situation overseas. I have me...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 20 April 2017 [Draft] : 20 April 2017


John Mason

Absolutely, because leaving a religion for another religion or leaving a religion for no religion are areas of concern.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 20 April 2017 [Draft] : 20 April 2017


John Mason

We are open to anybody being part of the group and attending if they want to. We have been in touch with the Humanist Society Scotland, which was invited to the first meeting but declined to...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 20 April 2017 [Draft] : 20 April 2017


John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

I thank the committee for considering this cross-party group for approval. As members may know, there was previously a similar cross-party group on religious free...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 19 April 2017 [Draft] : 19 April 2017


John Mason

I will answer Mike Rumbles’s point. The point of the legislation is to make local authorities put the requirement in their contracts—it is not either/or; it is th...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 19 April 2017 [Draft] : 19 April 2017


John Mason

I was struck by Ms Gullen’s point about the need to work with and persuade people. Do we really need a bill? Surely we could work with local authorities, most of which are already doing what...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 19 April 2017 [Draft] : 19 April 2017


John Mason

You mentioned markets, which are a subject in which I am particularly interested. We have taken evidence from fishing groups, including at the high end of the mar...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 19 April 2017 [Draft] : 19 April 2017


John Mason

The common fisheries policy seems to be loved or loathed in different circles. It has been suggested to us by some people that there is nothing good in the common...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05185.3: Defence Basing Reforms and the Impact on Scotland (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 20/04/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 80 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05185.1: Defence Basing Reforms and the Impact on Scotland (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 20/04/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 36 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05185: Defence Basing Reforms and the Impact on Scotland (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 20/04/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 37 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05172.3: Scotland's Economy (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05172: Scotland's Economy (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 19/04/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04920.1: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919.2: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 3
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ForCarried
S5M-04919.3: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 58, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 54 Abstain: 3
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ForCarried
S5M-04710.5: Scotland's Choice (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-05096: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05112: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-05004: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04542: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04407: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03729: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03719: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03276: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03268: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00860: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00817: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01017: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00762: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00702: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00920: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00646: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00620: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00585: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00554: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2017 Show Full Question >>

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