Neil Findlay MSP

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Neil Findlay MSP

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  • Member for: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Neil is a member of the following Committees:

Neil is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners' Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer. Today, in an answer to an inspired parliamentary question from Gil Paterson, the cabinet secretary Michael Matheson announ...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Neil Findlay

You have done nothing.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Neil Findlay

Of the powers that the Scottish Government does have, which of them have been used redistributively?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Neil Findlay

Perhaps every time the member gives this speech, he should alert me and Jackson Carlaw so that we can leave the chamber. We have heard it umpteen times before, bu...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Neil Findlay

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Neil Findlay

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Neil Findlay

No, I am in my last minute. The social care workers said that they do ...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Neil Findlay

What a pathetic response. Sandra White is supposed to be representing the great city of Glasgow in this chamber and demanding more resources for her constituents, but she is overseeing a cri...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Neil Findlay

NHS Lothian told me today that it has no money to fill that gap in its budget, and I absolutely understand why.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01703.1: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01703.3: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Daniel Johnson)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 32, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-01703.2: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01703: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Mark McDonald)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01677.1: Protect Local NHS Services (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01677: Protect Local NHS Services (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-01669.2: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-01669.1: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-01669: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-01765: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01613: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01616: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01560: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01547: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01549: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01548: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01486: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01299: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01300: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-03263: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03262: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03092: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03097: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03096: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03094: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03093: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03095: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02758: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02756: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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