Gordon MacDonald MSP

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


Gordon MacDonald

I am in my last minute. The fact is that, ...



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


Gordon MacDonald

No, thank you. The report continues by hig...



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


Gordon MacDonald

No, thank you. Attending the information e...



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


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

This debate should have been about making sure that teachers have access to good-quality information to help to inform their jud...



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


Gordon MacDonald

The commitment to infrastructure spend is to be £1.5 billion a year higher by 2025-26, which means support for schools, faster broadband and improved transport in...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 September 2018 : 18 September 2018


Gordon MacDonald

The MAC report acknowledges that the devolution of immigration powers is ultimately a political choice. The Scottish Government’s outward-looking, welcoming and p...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 September 2018 : 18 September 2018


Gordon MacDonald

Do the recommendations in the MAC report—for example, the idea that Scotland’s demographic issues, including its ageing working-age population, can be solved by r...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 September 2018 : 18 September 2018


1. Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on the recent Migration Advisory Committee report and its implications for Scotland. (S5T-01225)



Meeting of the Parliament 13 September 2018 [Draft] : 13 September 2018


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

The Scottish National Party set out its one-plus-two languages policy in its 2011 manifesto and I am pleased to hear of the progress that is being made.

Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 11 September 2018 [Draft] : 11 September 2018


Gordon MacDonald

Let us hope so. There has been a suggestion that any new UK shared prosperity fund will have the opportunity to look at different areas of the economy that it cou...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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ForCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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ForCarried
S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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AbstainCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13813: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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

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Motion S5M-14027: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14003: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13944: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13812: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13821: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-13764: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-13738: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13650: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-18934: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01225: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02364: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02345: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18550: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18540: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02303: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02255: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17189: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02204: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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