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Meeting of the Parliament 24 May 2017 [Draft] : 24 May 2017


John Finnie

The Green Party is supportive of all reasonable measures to do that, but it is about proportionality. The level of surveillance that is being suggested by the UK ...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 May 2017 [Draft] : 24 May 2017


John Finnie

I am told that they do, so if that is the case, it is a further example of consumerism. The fact is that these corporations are holding us to ransom. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 May 2017 [Draft] : 24 May 2017


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

The motion, which we will support tonight, calls on “everyone to se...



Justice Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


John Finnie

I have more of a comment than a question. I thought that it was a useful meeting. As the sub-committee’s convener, Mary Fee, has said, the purpose of the meeting was to address concerns abou...



Justice Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


John Finnie

Will the member take an intervention?



Justice Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


John Finnie

I align myself with a lot of the comments that Stewart Stevenson made and I certainly do not want to go into detail. It is entirely right that the legislation tha...



Justice Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


John Finnie

You mentioned community safety, which is of paramount concern, and I am sure that you will redouble your efforts to reach a resolution. The issue is important.

Justice Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


John Finnie

Okay. For the avoidance of doubt, I am not seeking to turn this forum into a negotiating discussion. My point is more about the practical manifestation of the mat...



Justice Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


John Finnie

Mr Hay, is access to those specialist services not equitable? It would be extremely disappointing if that were the case.



Justice Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

I concur with the view that there has been a good public response to the amalgamation, and it is clear that a lot of hard work has gone on.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05767: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 25/05/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05603.3: Fisheries (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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S5M-05603.2: Fisheries (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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S5M-05603: Fisheries (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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S5M-05594.2: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 25, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05594.1: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05594: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05479.3: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05479: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05423: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/05/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-05198: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05068: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05078: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05030: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04581: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04536: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04471: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04467: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04374: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04368: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09360: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09358: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09356: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09362: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09359: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09357: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09273: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09069: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08871: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08869: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Question >>

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