Alison Johnstone MSP

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Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit 

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Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 Business until 13:25 : 22 February 2018


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

In 2017, a rare and beautiful young golden eagle was raised in the Scottish borders by the only pair of breeding adults there. He was satellite tagged, and last m...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I am sure that everyone in the chamber believes that the on-going closure of St John’s in-patient paediatric service is unacceptable. We all accept that it is hug...



Health and Sport Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


Alison Johnstone

There is an issue that I would like Kenryck Lloyd-Jones to address. In its written submission, the Allied Health Professions Fed...



Health and Sport Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


Alison Johnstone

Rachel Cackett pointed out that boards are under pressure to meet clinical targets on reduced budgets, which written submissions have suggested can often feel unr...



Health and Sport Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I am a Lothian MSP.



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Alison Johnstone

I congratulate both Mark Griffin and Jeremy Balfour on lodging their amendments, because this is a hugely important issue. Given what I have heard today and the action that the minister is t...



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Alison Johnstone

I appreciate the minister’s comments. In response to Ms Maguire, I agree that the bill allows such actions, but I am seeking a requirement on the Parliament and the Government. <...



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Alison Johnstone

Since lodging the amendments, I have discovered that in the lawyers’ world, as Ms Freeman pointed out earlier, “an individual” can be more than one person. Prior ...



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Alison Johnstone

I would be grateful if Mr Balfour could elaborate on the timescale that he presents—



Social Security Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I commend Adam Tomkins for his passionate commitment to ensuring that the Parliament uses its new powers to the max, but, if we introduce new benefits in the way that he has suggested, we wo...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-10571.3: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-10343: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10133: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09769: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09595: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09553: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09427: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09218.3: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08897: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08873: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08826: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-14346: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14345: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14344: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13709: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13380: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13378: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
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-12207: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2017 Show Full Question >>

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