Alison Johnstone MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I am glad that the cabinet secretary has highlighted the valuable role that Sands plays. I would appreciate it if she could tell us how the Scottish Government is...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Alison Johnstone

I am concerned—as, I am sure, we all are—that we are not seeing increases in the number of whole-time equivalent paediatric consultants. Between March 2016 and Ma...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Alison Johnstone

Although NHS Lothian is committed to reinstating the service as soon as possible over the summer, it is not acceptable for patients and their families to face an indefinite period of closure...



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Alison Johnstone

Amendment 33 requires the Scottish Government to consult people with direct experience of poverty. The bill requires consultation with groups that represent poor ...



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Alison Johnstone

Adam Tomkins has said that he will not move amendments 5 and 6; I will support all the other amendments in the group.



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Alison Johnstone

I note that, in his response to our stage 1 report, the Children and Young People’s Commissioner Scotland said:



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Worklessness is not a reliable indicator of poverty. Although workless households are more likely to be in poverty than working households, 70 per cent of poor ch...



Health and Sport Committee 20 June 2017 : 20 June 2017


Alison Johnstone

Healthcare Improvement Scotland spoke of creating a centre of excellence. Is that being considered?



Health and Sport Committee 20 June 2017 : 20 June 2017


Alison Johnstone

Professor Buchanan made it clear in his evidence that he is concerned about a lack of investment. He said:



Health and Sport Committee 20 June 2017 : 20 June 2017


Alison Johnstone

Thank you.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S5M-06201: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 115, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-06186.4: Agriculture (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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AbstainCarried
S5M-06186.1: Agriculture (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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AbstainDefeated
S5M-06186: Agriculture (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 80, Against: 36 Abstain: 8
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S5M-05829: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05701: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-05282.2: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-05010: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 31/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04937: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04812: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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