John Finnie MSP

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John Finnie MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Green Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 18 January 2018 (Draft) : 18 January 2018


The Convener

Thank you very much. We now move to item 4, which will be taken in private. 13:02 Meeting continued in private until 13:...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 18 January 2018 (Draft) : 18 January 2018


The Convener

The next item is a decision on taking business in private. Is the committee content to take in private item 4, which is our work programme?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 18 January 2018 (Draft) : 18 January 2018


The Convener (John Finnie)

Thank you very much indeed, colleagues. This has always been a consensual committee, and I am sure that it will continue on that basis.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

I would like to revisit the point that Mike Rumbles made. It is hugely important to get public involvement, so would it be worth while, as part of the consultatio...



Justice Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


John Finnie

I would have thought that there would be shared information that would have informed previous decisions about bail. I understand that you may well know whether so...



Justice Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


John Finnie

I am somewhat surprised. If the fiscal has to make a decision on representations that they are going to make to the sheriff regarding what should happen to the ac...



Justice Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


John Finnie

Presumably that information would inform the decision by the fiscal in court on whether to object to the individual being released on bail.



Justice Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


John Finnie

To follow up on that, the issue is the timeframes in which we have to operate. The scenario, of course, is that someone must be retained in custody by the police ...



Justice Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

I am an MSP for the Highlands and Islands.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

I took gratification from the convener saying earlier that the bill was technical and complicated. We have heard that from others, too. The bill has also broadene...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09927.1: Building a Connected Scotland: Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness Together (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 76 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-09888.1: Protecting Public Services (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.4: Protecting Public Services (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.3: Protecting Public Services (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.2: Protecting Public Services (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 61 Abstain: 35
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S5M-09888: Protecting Public Services (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-09887.3: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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ForCarried
S5M-09887.1: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-09887.2: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-09887: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-09705: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09697: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09590: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09529.2: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09378.2: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09174: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08920: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08709: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08708: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08710: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-13948: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13884: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13880: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13817: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13816: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13801: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13795: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13794: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13796: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13797: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Question >>

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