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European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

I just want to say how important the bill is and that I welcome it. The Scottish Government has designated next year as the year of history, heritage and archaeol...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

That sounds familiar.



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

There would potentially be some relevance there, not so much for the exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union, but for the potential for negotiating replacement arrangements with t...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

You described it as a dynamic, inclusive and transparent process. I am particularly interested in the “transparent” aspect and want to tease it out. Do you mean t...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

Yes, it is interesting. Does that mean that the process that you described started with the constitutional position of Canadian provinces being specifically protected in relation to trade an...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

I have one other question. With or without a constitutional crisis, in about a month’s time, after the party conference season, the House of Commons will constitu...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

I want to press a little further the point that Stuart McMillan made. Right at the outset, we heard from the Mayor of London and the premier of Gibraltar, who both expressed their very stron...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

It would be fair to say that the written agreement, although it is a good agreement on paper, has not begun to operate in any meaningful way.



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald

I guess that that answer makes me worry that we might simply repeat the weaknesses of the joint ministerial committee on Europe. If you are saying that there will be a formal multilateral pr...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab)

I was very interested in what Nicola McEwen had to say about the potential that exists for both multilateral and bilateral arrangements to be put in place. I ask ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01580.1: Reforming Local Taxation (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580.2: Reforming Local Taxation (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580: Reforming Local Taxation (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 63, Against: 63 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-01554.4: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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S5M-01554: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 54 Abstain: 6
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S5M-01531.1: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01531.3: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01531: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01412.2: Implications of the EU Referendum Result and UK Negotiating Position (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 14/09/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-01470: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01439: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-01437: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01412.3: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01247: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01248: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01175: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01144: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01146: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-03019: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03009: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00190: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02927: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-02249: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-00104: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/08/2016 Show Full Question >>