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

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The cabinet secretary will be aware that all the members of the workforce at Arnish have already been paid off, with only two of them being retained for care and ...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Rhoda Grant

Indeed I do. I come from an area where that has happened, and I recognise that it happens in remote and rural areas. However, it is worse in the islands because p...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I sincerely wish that you had kept it to yourself, Presiding Officer. [Laughter

Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The First Minister appears to be aware that her Government and its special advisers are holding back from freedom of information requests material that could cause the Government embarrassme...



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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The original suffragettes and suffragists campaigned for the vote because they wanted change. To them, voting was about more than just the privilege of going to t...



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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

There is universal agreement that more needs to be done to equality proof the budget. We have been talking about that for years, ever since the Parliament first s...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 February 2018 [Draft] : 01 February 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

People who are seeing the physical devastation of domestic abuse for the first time always ask, “Why on earth does the victim stay? Why did they not leave—and lea...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 February 2018 [Draft] : 01 February 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

It is really important that all victims of domestic abuse receive the same support and service. Is it not possible that, on certain days, smaller district courts ...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 January 2018 [Draft] : 31 January 2018


Rhoda Grant

I thank the minister for that response and I hope that the bill will give claimants real choice



Meeting of the Parliament 31 January 2018 [Draft] : 31 January 2018


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

To ask the Scottish Government which stakeholders it has had discussions with regarding providing alternatives to cash in lieu of disability benefits. (S5O-01741)

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-10571.3: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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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 >>
Motion S5M-08740: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08720: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08650: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08543: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08241: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08011: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07984: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01830: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14247: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14249: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14248: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01741: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01721: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13909: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13908: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01628: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01828: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/12/2017 Show Full Question >>

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