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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Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I will speak first to amendment 224. I will not rehearse the arguments that I made last week about the importance of repopulation and resettlement. Amendment 224 is the same as amendment 217...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Tapadh leibh, Oifigear-riaghlaidh. Tha mi glè thoilichte gun tug Dòmhnall Camshron an deasbad seo air adhart.



Local Government and Communities Committee 12 September 2018 : 12 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

I will speak to amendments 217 and 116AA. Again, I am taking a belt-and-braces approach. I will not rehearse the arguments that ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 12 September 2018 : 12 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

I will speak to amendments 216 and 116W. I set the scene for the amendments earlier, so I will not repeat those comments. The amendments relate to maps of no-long...



Local Government and Communities Committee 12 September 2018 : 12 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

No—I have a couple more comments to make. ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 12 September 2018 : 12 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

We would not go back that far. Anyone who goes into our countryside—this is certainly the case in the areas that I cover in my region—will be very aware of villag...



Local Government and Communities Committee 12 September 2018 : 12 September 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I want to speak to my amendments 211, 212, 213, 116R, 116T and 116U. I was brought up in a small community in Wester Ross. Over the years I have watched the fortu...



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


Rhoda Grant

That is truly disappointing. It is shocking that the boat will require to be handed back as new in 2022 or have a new lease negotiated. It is also not clear when ...



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


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

To ask the Scottish Government whether it plans to investigate the financing of the CalMac vessel, MV Loch Seaforth, which is now owned by Lloyds Banking Group, after a lease deal was agreed...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

This is a long-awaited cabinet reshuffle. It was clear to us many months ago that something had to change in the health portfolio. At First Minister’s question time, Richard Leonard told the...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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ForCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13813: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12943: Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 5th Report, 2018 (Session 5) (Clare Haughey)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2018
Result - For: 101, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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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 >>
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 >>
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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 >>
Question S5W-17358: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
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-16247: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Question >>

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