Rhoda Grant MSP

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Rhoda Grant MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Rhoda is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


Rhoda Grant

I have been contacted by crofters in rural Scotland and in island communities, who say that there are no recycling facilities local to them. There is a concern th...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


4. Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government, in light of the forthcoming ban on the burning of plastics on farms, what contingency plans it has should the market approach to recycling farm plastic not wo...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

In spite of that work, it is very difficult for small producers to supply their local primary school or the health sector. Could the cabinet secretary address the...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 13 November 2018 [Draft] : 13 November 2018


Rhoda Grant

Yes—my questions are specifically about rural areas. Most of what we do in relation to cars is about penalising car usage in urban areas. We have fuel tax and low...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 13 November 2018 [Draft] : 13 November 2018


Rhoda Grant

It seems to me that, although we might be measuring things, we are not doing it well—and it is even more worrying to hear that we are world leaders in this. Going...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 13 November 2018 [Draft] : 13 November 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I will direct my question to Kate Rowell. Do recent improvements to accounting for agricultural emissions through the new smart inventory address concerns about the accuracy of the greenhous...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


Rhoda Grant

Mountain rescue volunteers put their lives at risk to save others, so it is sad that mountain rescue teams believe that they are seen as “expendable” by the agencies. If they were recreation...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2018 : 08 November 2018


6. Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

To ask the First Minister what the Scottish Government is doing to support mountain rescue teams. (S5F-02752)



Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2018 [Draft] : 07 November 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

When will the proposed islands deal be in place, and will it take account of the additional cost of providing goods and services in our island communities?

Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 06 November 2018 [Draft] : 06 November 2018


Rhoda Grant

That works if people have broadband.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14717.3: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-14717: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 91, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-14720.3: ScotRail Break Clause (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-14720.2: ScotRail Break Clause (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-14720: ScotRail Break Clause (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-14665: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 111, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14757: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14652: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14423: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14359: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14298: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13358: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13309: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12861: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12780: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12809: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02552: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02752: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19572: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19425: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02662: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19087: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02404: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18810: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02324: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17758: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/07/2018 Show Full Question >>

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