Ruth Davidson MSP

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Ruth Davidson MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Central
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Ruth is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 Business until 12:48 : 08 December 2016


Ruth Davidson

That was a pretty selective summary of what the First Minister wants us to believe that the OECD report says. Let me read out what the OECD report actually says:<...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 Business until 12:48 : 08 December 2016


Ruth Davidson

That was not even an attempt from the First Minister to defend her ministers’ performance. We have been warning about the state ...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 Business until 12:48 : 08 December 2016


Ruth Davidson

The answer was the same as it always seems to be: “Don’t worry, bear with us, give us a bit more time and it’ll all be fine.” It is a stuck record and we have hea...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 Business until 12:48 : 08 December 2016


Ruth Davidson

I thank you, Presiding Officer, the First Minister and members for your comments over the last 24 hours about Alex Johnstone. We are all in mourning right now.

Meeting of the Parliament 08 December 2016 Business until 12:48 : 08 December 2016


1. Ruth Davidson (Edinburgh Central) (Con)

To ask the First Minister what engagements she has planned for the rest of the day. (S5F-00605)



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Ruth Davidson

I hear again the First Minister talking about all the things that she plans to do in the future but, to be frank, we have heard about reviews, commissions and lis...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Ruth Davidson

We keep hearing from the Scottish National Party about jam tomorrow, but that is from a Government that has spent 10 years failing to sort out endemic failures in...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Ruth Davidson

The First Minister says that fundamental questions need to be asked about those agencies. It is hard to disagree with that, but she might want to reflect for a se...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Ruth Davidson

I associate myself and my party with the statement that the First Minister made about world AIDS day.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


1. Ruth Davidson (Edinburgh Central) (Con)

To ask the First Minister what engagements she has planned for the rest of the day. (S5F-00561)

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02948.2: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-02948.1: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Mark Griffin)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 87, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02948: Creating a Fairer Scotland, Our Disability Delivery Plan (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 08/12/2016
Result - For: 88, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02922.3: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 85, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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AbstainCarried
S5M-02922: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02919.1: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-02919.4: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 97 Abstain: 18
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02919: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02835: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-01655: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00601.1: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13309: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2015 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11863: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11830: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10843.1.2: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10154: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08707.1: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08501: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07619: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5F-00605: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00561: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00514: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00485: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00445: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00400: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00361: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00317: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00283: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00242: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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