Finlay Carson MSP

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Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 November 2018 [Draft] : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

Section 5 sets out the target-setting criteria, including scientific knowledge, technology, energy policy and so on. Are the target-setting criteria fit for purpo...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 November 2018 [Draft] : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

In your first answer, you suggested that you had misgivings and talked about “credible targets”. Is there a risk that, if we do not have credible targets, we will...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 November 2018 [Draft] : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

The bill only amends reduction targets and reporting duties. The consultation is therefore focused on the strategic ambition, not on delivery mechanisms. <...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 November 2018 [Draft] : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

Section 5 sets out the target-setting criteria, which include scientific knowledge, technology, energy policy and so on. The criteria have been updated since the ...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 20 November 2018 [Draft] : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

The bill will amend only those parts of the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 that relate to emissions reduction targets and as...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

Given the Scottish Government’s less-than-brilliant reputation in delivering IT projects—for agricultural payments and the police system, for example—does Richard...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

Can the member remind the chamber whether the investment in broadband in the Scottish Government’s current budget went up or down? If he cannot remember, I can he...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


Finlay Carson

Does Mike Rumbles agree that it is ridiculous that the SNP Government has gone back on a commitment to deliver a road map in July next year to give businesses a l...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14749.3: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 24, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14749.4: Physical Activity, Diet and Healthy Weight (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 15/11/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 79 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717.3: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14717: Investing in Social Care for Scotland’s Future (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 91, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720.3: ScotRail Break Clause (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-14720.2: ScotRail Break Clause (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14720: ScotRail Break Clause (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-14807.1: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14148: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13754: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13279: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5O-02593: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19704: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19703: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19702: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19430: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19250: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19249: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19247: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18924: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18922: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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