Mark Ruskell MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 13 December 2018 [Draft] : 13 December 2018


Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Green)

I add my thanks to Willie Rennie for lodging the motion for debate. Of course, much of what we discussed back in October, in Jenny Gilruth’s members’ business deb...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 11 December 2018 [Draft] : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

So we will not lose that.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 11 December 2018 [Draft] : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

I want to turn to the provisions in the SI on industrial emissions and the Scottish Government’s ability to select the best available techniques. I am trying to g...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 11 December 2018 [Draft] : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

Will that mean additional work?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 11 December 2018 [Draft] : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

What will that mean for SEPA?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 11 December 2018 [Draft] : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

I want to go back to basics. How will the functions of SEPA and the HSE change under the new UK REACH arrangements, and what are you doing to transition to those ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 11 December 2018 [Draft] : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Green)

My question picks up on the initial discussion. The biggest spend in the European Union is obviously on agricultural subsidies, which seem to be an area in which we are struggling to integra...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

The European maritime and fisheries fund provides 90 per cent of the funds for installations of monitoring gear at the moment. The data that would be gathered by ...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

That is a good point, but we need regulatory alignment across the EU, which would mean Scottish boats having vessel monitoring, because they fish in other waters,...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

Mr Chapman likes the principle of the science; he just does not like what the science sometimes tells him in relation to quotas that need to be reduced.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15126.3: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15126.2: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-15126: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-14447: Pow of Inchaffray Drainage Commission (Scotland) Bill (Tom Arthur)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15096.4: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 83 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15096.1: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15096.3: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 31 Abstain: 17
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ForCarried
S5M-15096: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 26 Abstain: 17
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ForCarried
S5M-15032: Protecting Our Interests: Scotland's Response to the UK Government and EU's Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/12/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15017: Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill - UK Legislation (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2018
Result - For: 100, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-15096.3: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14681: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14105: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14006: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13963: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13916: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13921: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13919: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13876.3: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13586: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20646: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20573: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20574: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20266: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20265: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20140: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20007: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19970: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19966: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02549: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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