Richard Lochhead MSP

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  • Member for: Moray
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Richard is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Richard Lochhead

I, too, welcome the bill, given how horrific it has been to witness the destruction of ancient cultural heritage in Syria, Iraq and Libya in particular, as well a...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Richard Lochhead

Thank you for giving evidence today. Clearly, our political systems are different, but the intergovernmental machinery in Québec is a lot deeper than that which e...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Richard Lochhead

In the Brexit negotiations, many issues will be difficult to split as devolved or reserved. Scotland has to be involved in all t...



European and External Relations Committee 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Richard Lochhead (Moray) (SNP)

I am not sure how anyone will be able to have any faith in Scotland being able to influence the UK’s position in the Brexit negotiations if the intergovernmental ...



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Richard Lochhead (Moray) (SNP)

Much of the discussion has been about the systems and processes for dealing with children who need protection or care, but will you comment on the underlying tren...



European and External Relations Committee 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


Richard Lochhead

I have one other brief question. Up to when Brexit happens—if it happens—we will still be a member of the EU. Given that there is unlikely to be a lot of good wil...



European and External Relations Committee 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


Richard Lochhead

I was going to ask the First Minister for her view on that issue, but she has partially answered the question in response to Tavish Scott. Does she agree that it ...



European and External Relations Committee 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


Richard Lochhead

Good morning—or good afternoon—First Minister. With regard to the Scottish Government’s negotiations with the UK Government, it is clear that the Scottish Government’s position is that all o...



European and External Relations Committee 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


Richard Lochhead (Moray) (SNP)

It is on the negotiation of the options, so it is kind of the same.



Education and Skills Committee 14 September 2016 [Draft] : 14 September 2016


Richard Lochhead

I thank the witnesses for their evidence today. It has been amazing. ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01580.1: Reforming Local Taxation (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580.2: Reforming Local Taxation (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580: Reforming Local Taxation (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 63, Against: 63 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-01554.4: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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S5M-01554: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 54 Abstain: 6
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S5M-01531.1: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01531.3: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01531: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01412.2: Implications of the EU Referendum Result and UK Negotiating Position (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 14/09/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-01673: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01670: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01631: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01597: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01467: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01390: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01400: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01350: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01318: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01249: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-03089: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03047: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03031: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00207: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02924: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02639: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02641: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02640: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02504: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
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