Finlay Carson MSP

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  • Member for: Galloway and West Dumfries
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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


Finlay Carson

I was hoping for a yes or no answer, but that is maybe too much to ask for. Rural Scotland has lost all faith in this Government. It has let down farmers, it has let down crofters and it has...



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


6. Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

To ask the First Minister whether the Scottish Government will meet the 30 June deadline for the processing of 2016 CAP payments. (S5F-01451)



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Finlay Carson

My question follows on from Mark Ruskell’s question. I am interested in learning what work will be done to establish whether there is a link between salmon fisher...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Finlay Carson

I appreciate what the cabinet secretary has said about a longer-term approach to flooding, but that gives no reassurance to communities such as Carsphairn and New...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Finlay Carson

My example is Luce bay, where there is a ban on mobile dredging gear. Some environmentalists and fishermen argue that the lack of dredging in some places has redu...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Finlay Carson

Basically, it is: what further work will you do to manage the existing sites? I know that Marine Scotland has said that it will work with stakeholders. Will those...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Finlay Carson

I think you have already answered my next question.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Finlay Carson

This question concerns marine protected areas. Why was Loch Carron, for example, not protected in the original round of MPA designation? In light of that being hi...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Finlay Carson

It appears that you are in between. In response to my first question, the justification that you gave for the bill not applying to animals that are involved in ci...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Finlay Carson

The Scottish National Party manifesto committed to banning the use of wild animals in circuses, and it did not refer exclusively to travelling circuses. Why does the bill not cover static ci...

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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ForDefeated
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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ForCarried
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-06380: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06200: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06184: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06086: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06085: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05928: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05800: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05771: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05720: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05550: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-10122: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10121: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10123: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10019: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01451: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01182: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09710: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09681: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09665: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01153: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Question >>

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