Rhoda Grant MSP

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Rhoda Grant MSP

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

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Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Parliamentary Bureau

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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I advise members that I, too, am a member of the joint working group on sexual harassment. I put on record my thanks to the officers who are working on that group and to Emma Ritch from Enge...



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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The cabinet secretary alluded to the gender pay gap. The report says:



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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Further to Christina McKelvie’s question, when will the provision in the 2015 act, which gives unaccompanied children access to an independent guardian, be implem...



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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I had not realised that there is a 6 o’clock deadline. When a cross-party group that I chair needed audiovisual equipment, it phoned the helpdesk and the equipmen...



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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

This is a damning report. The Scottish Information Commissioner has said that the Scottish Government has to take action to act consistently within the letter and...



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


Rhoda Grant

I think that there was a problem with the tone of that whole debate. This debate was a really good debate until we touched on recommendation 19, when there was a ...



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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, welcome Lord Bracadale’s report. Hate crime is a blight on our society that causes people to live in fear and to feel disengaged from their communities. D...



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


Rhoda Grant

Due to staffing difficulties, a total of 151 children and young people in Highland are waiting more than 18 weeks for services such as speech and language therapy...



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


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

To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to reduce waiting times for children’s health services in the Highlands. (S5O-02199)



Meeting of the Parliament 06 June 2018 [Draft] : 06 June 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I congratulate Ruth Maguire on securing the debate, and I pay tribute to Girlguiding Scotland and Women 50:50 for starting the citizen girl campaign.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12483: Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 31/05/2018
Result - For: 114, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 15: Islands (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 17
Meeting Date: 30/05/2018
Result - For: 94, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 15: Islands (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 30/05/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
ForCarried

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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 >>
Motion S5M-12344.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12101: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12110: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10851.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10550: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10021: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09217: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02234: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02199: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16316: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02063: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16248: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16246: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16247: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16249: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02029: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15012: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2018 Show Full Question >>

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