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Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Edward Mountain

As the Scottish Government knows, the volunteering rate in the Highlands is well above the national average. In 2015, nearly 77,000 people in the Highlands volunt...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


4. Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government how it encourages volunteering in communities. (S5O-00800)



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

Part of helping homeless people is to ensure that they have not only houses but also jobs available for them. Under the Scottish National Party, long-term unemplo...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Edward Mountain

I do not mind being called a lot of things, but by implying that I am not a responsible farmer, Mr Ruskell is verging on being rude.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Edward Mountain

On a point of order, Presiding Officer.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Edward Mountain

I understand the need for soil testing, and most farmers are doing it, but the issue is about the soil structure and what is done with the results of soil testing. There is no point in forci...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Edward Mountain

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I refer members to my entry in the register of members’ interests. I thank everyone who gave evidence to the committee, and also...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 15 March 2017 [Draft] : 15 March 2017


The Convener

If there are no comments on the Animal Feed (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2017, does the committee agree that we have no reco...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 15 March 2017 [Draft] : 15 March 2017


The Convener

I take it that the committee’s view is that we should delve further into the issues when the inshore fisheries bill is introduced.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04472: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 26 Abstain: 31
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AbstainCarried
S5M-04456.2: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04456: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04474: Business Motion (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 79, Against: 0 Abstain: 16
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-04440.1: International Women's Day (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 27, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04440.2: International Women's Day (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04440: International Women's Day (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04324.2: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04324.3: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-04838: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04826: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04754: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04689: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04349: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04348: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04299: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04236: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04235: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04000: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-08375: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00800: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07527: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07167: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00598: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-00313: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00529: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00691: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05366: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05241: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Question >>

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