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Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2018 : 15 November 2018


David Stewart

As other members have said, this has been an excellent debate with well-argued contributions from across the chamber. There was a strong consensual spirit in the debate, which is why Labour ...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2018 : 15 November 2018


David Stewart

What was the member’s experience of living through the Boer war?



Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2018 : 15 November 2018


David Stewart

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2018 : 15 November 2018


David Stewart

I bow to the member’s experience. He makes a very good point that was reinforced at the diabetes dinner last night.



Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2018 : 15 November 2018


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I welcome this afternoon’s debate. Obesity is a modern-day public health crisis that would have been unrecognisable to Scots who lived through rationing in the se...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


David Stewart

I am sorry, but I do not have enough time.



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2018 [Draft] : 14 November 2018


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

This has been an excellent debate, with well-informed and passionate contributions from across the chamber.



Health and Sport Committee 13 November 2018 : 13 November 2018


David Stewart

That is very useful. All three of you will have heard my question to the previous panel. I have always been very wary of comparing countries, even within the EU. That said, very crudely—as y...



Health and Sport Committee 13 November 2018 : 13 November 2018


David Stewart

What assessment have witnesses made of the Spanish system of organ transplantation?



Health and Sport Committee 13 November 2018 : 13 November 2018


David Stewart

The system of intensive care beds in Spain is crucially important. I think that that was Rachel Cackett’s point about successful donations. It may be that it is not for this legislation; it ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14749.3: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 24, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14749.4: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 79 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717.3: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 91, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720.3: ScotRail Break Clause (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-14720.2: ScotRail Break Clause (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720: ScotRail Break Clause (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-14830: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14777: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14749.3: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14709: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14694: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14544: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14337: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14089.1: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13920: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13862: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02608: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02519: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02725: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19591: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19509: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19508: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02477: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18771: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18676: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02353: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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