Alison Johnstone MSP

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Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit 

Member of the Presiding Officer's Advisory Group

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Health and Sport Committee 05 December 2017 : 05 December 2017


Alison Johnstone

We recently heard from ex-prisoners in an informal session. One of them, who had been in prison several times—the convener will know who I am talking about—said that those in prison had chan...



Health and Sport Committee 05 December 2017 : 05 December 2017


Alison Johnstone

If we know that those mortality effects relate greatly to young people or that those young people are now carrying conditions throughout life, what can we do to make sure that we address tha...



Health and Sport Committee 05 December 2017 : 05 December 2017


Alison Johnstone

It is clear that you are advocating a greater focus on the early years, as you did in your previous role as chief medical officer. The new CMO has a different focus. We have been speaking a ...



Health and Sport Committee 05 December 2017 : 05 December 2017


Alison Johnstone

You will be expecting increased admissions over the winter period. What measures do you have in place to deal with that expected increase?



Health and Sport Committee 05 December 2017 : 05 December 2017


Alison Johnstone

Obviously, having support at home is absolutely key to preventing admission in the first place and to ensuring a swift recovery when patients return home. Is there any link between multiple ...



Health and Sport Committee 05 December 2017 : 05 December 2017


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

We are aware that you have had a consistently high rate of emergency admissions and that, during the past five years, you have had the highest rate of emergency admissions of all 14 territor...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2017 [Draft] : 05 December 2017


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Will the cabinet secretary provide assurance that the review will investigate any suggestion of bullying and harassment, and that staff have adequate time for continuing professional develop...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2017 [Draft] : 05 December 2017


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I, too, thank members of the Public Petitions Committee for their work on this critical issue, MSP colleagues who have supported the women, and—most of all—the mesh survivors themselves, who...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2017 [Draft] : 29 November 2017


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I am delighted to have the opportunity to debate small business Saturday, and I thank Ash Denham for securing the time to do so....



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2017 [Draft] : 29 November 2017


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

General practice is clearly a "vital frontline service of the ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09128: Writers to the Signet Dependants’ Annuity Fund Amendment (Scotland) Bill (Alison Harris)
Meeting Date: 14/12/2017
Result - For: 105, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09513.4: Finance (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09513: Finance (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09406.2: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 57 Abstain: 14
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S5M-09406.1: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09406: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 70, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.4: Justice (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.1: Justice (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 55, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.3: Justice (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.2: Justice (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 114 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-09218.3: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-08826: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08607: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08536.4: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08274: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08225: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01542: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12771: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12770: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12206: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-12071: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12001: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
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