Andy Wightman MSP

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


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

Like other members, I welcome the report and thank the commissioners. I also thank the staff, particularly the head of the secretariat, Jane Williams, who I see sitting at the back of the ch...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

In a Scottish Government press release dated 13 June 2017, the minister announced that the Scottish Government has a



Local Government and Communities Committee 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Andy Wightman

That is helpful, because a lot of nuanced issues that are often not easily articulated or heard in public life came to us when we heard evidence from those groups.



Local Government and Communities Committee 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Andy Wightman

You mentioned the stakeholder group. Are disabled people’s organisations represented on that?



Local Government and Communities Committee 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Andy Wightman

We have heard concerns from disability organisations about inconsistent enforcement by different local authorities. Do you have any views on that and particularly on the organisations’ conce...



Local Government and Communities Committee 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

I want to make a comment on SSI 2017/188. The instrument includes provisions to enable the building of recreational huts in the countryside, which is a campaign that has been running for a f...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Andy Wightman

I thank Mr Chapman for taking an intervention. Will he confirm whether the £101,000 in 2015 and the £76,452 in 2016 that Peter Chapman Ltd received were on time?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Andy Wightman

Will Mr Chapman take an intervention on that point?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

Will Mr Chapman give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Andy Wightman

I look forward with interest to a double-jobbing bill and its contents. I will let Neil Findlay know my views on it when it is introduced.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-06579: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06348: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05864.3: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05676: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05575: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05348: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05037: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04366: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03997: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03971: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-10224: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-09600: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-09405: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-08167: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07913: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07651: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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