Alison Johnstone MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 January 2017 [Draft] : 12 January 2017


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I, too, thank Colin Smyth for bringing this important issue to the chamber this afternoon, and I thank colleagues for their moving and well-informed speeches.

Social Security Committee 22 December 2016 [Draft] : 22 December 2016


Alison Johnstone

I have a final question. If the £47 million is not sufficient, will local authorities be expected to draw on the remaining £10.7 million of that discretionary hou...



Social Security Committee 22 December 2016 [Draft] : 22 December 2016


Alison Johnstone

Thank you for that comprehensive response. I want to touch on another area. We have had a fair amount of discussion this morning about the need to mitigate some o...



Social Security Committee 22 December 2016 [Draft] : 22 December 2016


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Following on from Pauline McNeill’s questions, in putting the budget together, what thought was given to topping up child benefit? When you appeared before the committee at the end of Septem...



Meeting of the Commission 21 December 2016 : 21 December 2016


Alison Johnstone

Thank you. That is clear.



Meeting of the Commission 21 December 2016 : 21 December 2016


Alison Johnstone

On page 7 of the fee strategy, Audit Scotland notes that “Revised ...



Meeting of the Commission 21 December 2016 : 21 December 2016


Alison Johnstone

That is clear and makes sense.



Meeting of the Commission 21 December 2016 : 21 December 2016


Alison Johnstone

That would be helpful.



Meeting of the Commission 21 December 2016 : 21 December 2016


Alison Johnstone

In appendix 1, on page 17, the budget for “Audit support—external fees” is forecast to fall by 27 per cent from £586,000 in 2016-17 to £426,000 in the following y...



Meeting of the Commission 21 December 2016 : 21 December 2016


Alison Johnstone

The new approach seems like a more efficient process that will give greater clarity.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03427.3: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03427.2: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 117 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 86, Against: 36 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03303.1: Welcoming Global Citizenship, Scotland’s International Development Strategy (Alexander Stewart)
Meeting Date: 11/01/2017
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03297.2: Scotland’s Place in the European Union - Protecting and Promoting Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03297: Scotland’s Place in the European Union - Protecting and Promoting Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2017
Result - For: 93, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03102.2: Delivering Scotland’s Food Waste Target (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/12/2016
Result - For: 47, Against: 65 Abstain: 5
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AbstainDefeated
S5M-03063.3: Taxation (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 14/12/2016
Result - For: 60, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03063.1: Taxation (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 14/12/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-03063.4: Taxation (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 14/12/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 115 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-03250: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-03029: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-02651.1: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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