Finlay Carson MSP

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Public Petitions Committee 28 June 2018 [Draft} : 28 June 2018


Finlay Carson

Once again, I was quite disappointed. I asked the council questions about what lobbying of the Scottish Government it had done. There has been very little. I know...



Public Petitions Committee 28 June 2018 [Draft} : 28 June 2018


Finlay Carson

One of the frustrating things is that engineers have looked at some road improvements on the A75 but they were shelved for various reasons, so we know that plans ...



Public Petitions Committee 28 June 2018 [Draft} : 28 June 2018


Finlay Carson

We were led to believe that an additional piece of work was coming forward in the form of a review, which was commissioned in March, but it appears that that review will only feed into the n...



Public Petitions Committee 28 June 2018 [Draft} : 28 June 2018


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

I want to highlight the dire situation down in the south-west with both the A75 and the A77. At this time of year, some parts of the A77—as mentioned by one of th...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

In April 2013, Nicola Sturgeon visited Stranraer to chair the meeting of a task force that was set up to regenerate the area after ferry operator Stena Line moved...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Finlay Carson

Will funding be based on annual averages or spending projections?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Finlay Carson

I will move on to funding. The executive summary of “Health and Harmony: the future for food, farming and the environment in a Green Brexit” sets out a funding guarantee in the context of th...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Finlay Carson

Thank you for putting that on the record.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Finlay Carson

What sort of information does DEFRA share with the Scottish Government to help us to plan for life after Brexit?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

There is a politically driven message in this place that there is little, or an unsatisfactory measure of, engagement between our two Governments. Can you tell us...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12943: Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 5th Report, 2018 (Session 5) (Clare Haughey)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2018
Result - For: 101, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
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

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Motion S5M-13114: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13019: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13014: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12674: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12505: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12272: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12175: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12186: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12139: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11812: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02258: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02209: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16870: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16869: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16853: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16095: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01977: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15831: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15728: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15727: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Question >>

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