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Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2016 [Draft] : 06 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab)

When it comes to building a renewable energy powerhouse, Scotland has three critical advantages: we have the natural resources; we have the political will across ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

I accept all that; the point that you make about the impact of Brexit on the EU is one that has been made by a number of witnesses to the committee, from other EU member states and countries...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

Given that you do not dispute the OBR’s prediction of a very substantial hit on the UK economy over the next five years and that you accept the IFS projection of ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

The Institute for Fiscal Studies also published figures last week, which showed that real wage levels are likely to continue to be low and that we will have the l...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

The convener mentioned an apparent set of objectives that was made public last week. There were others that were made public officially. The Office for Budget Res...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

Finally, in relation to the ability of the Scottish Government to discuss these matters with the Department for International Trade, what departmental support do ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

But only in those circumstances.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

I am sorry to interrupt, but my question is really about the softest imaginable Brexit. In the view of the Scottish Government, are there any circumstances in whi...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

You talked about increasing reliance on bilateral agreements being extremely problematic. Do you acknowledge that increasing reliance on bilateral agreements is l...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Lewis Macdonald

I accept that the Scottish Government has been clear from a very early stage that the single market is a desirable outcome. There has been less clarity around the customs union. Many of the ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02922.3: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 85, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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S5M-02922: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02919.1: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02919.4: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 97 Abstain: 18
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S5M-02919: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02835: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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Motion S5M-02847: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02795.2: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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