Alison Johnstone MSP

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Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit 

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Meeting of the Parliament 29 September 2016 [Draft] : 29 September 2016


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I welcome the opportunity to discuss the wider positive impacts that changes to early learning and childcare provision can bring, and how those positive impacts will be realised only if we e...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2016 [Draft] : 28 September 2016


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I begin by congratulating my Green colleague Mark Ruskell on bringing this issue to the chamber. I will admit at once that I, too, remember the Tufty club, which ...



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


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

This committee has already discussed the need to have a social security system that is based on the principles of dignity and respect—and that is not all about mo...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 September 2016 [Draft] : 22 September 2016


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Does the member think that it is acceptable to increase the autonomy of headteachers while decreasing the autonomy of our local authorities?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

We in the chamber agree that the NHS faces serious workforce challenges, and it is vital that workforce planning is thoroughly scrutinised. We agree that no part of our health service is mor...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

The multidisciplinary team will, of course, consist of midwives and health visitors. In Glasgow, the healthier, wealthier children initiative has had a significant impact on the health of pe...



Health and Sport Committee 20 September 2016 : 20 September 2016


Alison Johnstone

Will Dr McNaughton expand on a couple of points? You said that we are talking not about a new model but about overcoming barriers to maintaining the model that yo...



Health and Sport Committee 20 September 2016 : 20 September 2016


Alison Johnstone

We have been focusing on ensuring that people see the right professional at the right time but do the witnesses have a view on how the primary care reforms will h...



Health and Sport Committee 20 September 2016 : 20 September 2016


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

The issue of allied health professionals was highlighted in your written submission. We are moving towards multidisciplinary collaboration, but the nature of work...



Health and Sport Committee 13 September 2016 : 13 September 2016


Alison Johnstone

Perhaps someone can pick up on whether agency staff are trained to the same specifications.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01703.1: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01703.3: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Daniel Johnson)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 32, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01703.2: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01703: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare Provision (Mark McDonald)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01677.1: Protect Local NHS Services (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01677: Protect Local NHS Services (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 28/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-01669.2: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-01669.1: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01669: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-01602: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01554.3: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01529: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01528: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01360.1: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01298: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01297: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01082: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01059: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00752: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00224: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02964: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-02962: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02958: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-02960: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02316: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02279: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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