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Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


John Mason

Last week, I bought an article of clothing—a jersey—on the Royal Mile and was not charged for the bag. That has happened to me several times in my constituency wh...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


4. John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what estimate it has made of the proportion of retailers adhering to single-use carrier bag legislation. (S5O-01278)



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


John Mason

We have touched on finance, but I have a summing-up question on the financial memorandum. Are you comfortable with it? Do you think that the costs for administrat...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


John Mason

I presume that you would not want to have your hands totally tied by central Government with regard to who you would consult on every issue. As an islands authori...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


John Mason

We have discussed what should be in the bill and what should be in the islands plan. Another aspect is how much should be in the ministerial guidance. What and ho...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


John Mason

We have touched on some of the things that I was going to ask about. On the question of what could be island proofed, the example that comes to my mind is ferries. We were on Mull—I realise ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


John Mason

The financial memorandum also mentions duplication, because people would still need to apply to Marine Scotland as well as to the local authority. Is there potential for the local authority ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


John Mason

The financial memorandum says that Shetland Islands Council deals with only seven licences per year, which suggests that there would not be very many, but there i...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


John Mason

The final area, as usual, is the financial memorandum. Are the administrative costs in the memorandum realistic? Would the costs be the same or different for diff...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


John Mason

My question ties in with that line of questioning and with what Fergus Murray just said. Is there potential for a bit of tension between mainland councillors and ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-07786: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07700: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07643: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07605: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07152: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07140: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07133: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07049: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06875: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06834: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01278: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10973: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01453: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01177: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01134: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01340: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00998: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00930: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00860: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00817: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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