Derek Mackay MSP

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Derek Mackay MSP

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  • Member for: Renfrewshire North and West
  • Region: West Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Derek is a member of the following Committees:

Derek is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

The Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills will take forward that exciting programme. The arrangement that we have with local government, to which we have commi...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

I can advise Jackie Baillie that Roseanna Cunningham is taking that consultation forward and will look at the submissions to it....



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

That is a matter for other colleagues, principally the Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Local Government. However, I know that significant investments have b...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

We are investing in the ferry network. We have clearly set out a position on the current procurement issue at Fergusons. We continue to invest in our ferry networ...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

I really hope that I can get Gil Paterson’s support for the budget, otherwise I really am in trouble.



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

The Scottish Government invests in strategies through health and local government, and those portfolios will enjoy an increase in real terms. As I have set out cl...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

No, I have not—the commitment was to protect the resource budget in real terms and that is exactly what we have done.



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

I do not have the specific figure to hand, but I am quite sure that Gillian Martin will welcome the overall increase that the health service will enjoy.

Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

I hear James Kelly shouting about the rail fares freeze that the Labour Party is proposing. What Labour is proposing is a shambles of an alternative budget—it is not a competent budget whats...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Derek Mackay

As a former transport minister, I know that it would be helpful if we had control of Network Rail in Scotland instead of leaving it to the UK. That is a significa...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15126.3: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15126.2: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-15126: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-14447: Pow of Inchaffray Drainage Commission (Scotland) Bill (Tom Arthur)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15096.4: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 83 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-15096.1: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15096.3: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 31 Abstain: 17
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15096: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 26 Abstain: 17
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15032: Protecting Our Interests: Scotland's Response to the UK Government and EU's Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/12/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15017: Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill - UK Legislation (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2018
Result - For: 100, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

Search for other Motions lodged by Derek Mackay
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-14969: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14567: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14433: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14208: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12708.4: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12602: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12474: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12473: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12393: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12264: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-04121: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04120: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04122: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04124: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04119: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04123: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04039: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04037: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04038: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04036: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>

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