Edward Mountain MSP

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Edward Mountain MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Edward is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners' Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Edward Mountain

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Edward Mountain

My concern is that the number of freedom of information requests is going up because none of them is being answered. Most of us are having to submit more than one...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Edward Mountain

The way in which it is phrased gives a clear indication of what is to be achieved. It does not ask for more information; it asks about what information is to be r...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Edward Mountain

It is not my understanding that the commissioner has agreed to publish it annually—that is the point that I am making. I would like to see it published annually, ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

Tony Blair, the architect of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, later said of his creation:

Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 [Draft] : 20 June 2018


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I refer members to my declaration in the register of members’ interests.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Edward Mountain

I know many of the tenant farmers at Glenlivet and Fochabers, and I know that the standard of their fixed equipment is extremely...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I welcome this stage 1 debate on the Scottish Crown Estate Bill and join my Conservative colleagues in supporting the bill in pr...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Edward Mountain

I am sorry, Presiding Officer. I am not telling the member that he is wrong, but I wonder whether the law that applies to the sea bed and the coastline is exactly...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Edward Mountain

I am not telling you that you are wrong.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12483: Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 31/05/2018
Result - For: 114, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 15: Islands (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 17
Meeting Date: 30/05/2018
Result - For: 94, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 15: Islands (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 30/05/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-12861.1: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12056: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11460: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11376: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11277: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11278: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10903: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10902: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09951: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09912: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5T-01113: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16682: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02092: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16206: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15901: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15900: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15899: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15897: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01901: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01848: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2018 Show Full Question >>

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