John Mason MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018


John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

Having been on the previous Finance Committee when we spent many happy hours considering and then legislating on the land and buildings transaction tax,

Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018


John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

Does the cabinet secretary accept that, although employment is not specifically about health, it impacts on and affects people’s health? I accept that it is not u...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


John Mason

This is a more overarching question. Should we proceed via an LCM or should we have our own legislation? Our briefing says:



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


John Mason

I think I saw that, in Perth, there are plans to introduce a filling station that would supply both electricity and hydrogen. Is the Government still open to hydrogen cars, as well as electr...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


John Mason

Just to tie it up, you are not anticipating that the public purse will have to pay any extra for rolling stock.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


John Mason

I will move on to the financial impact of the situation. Is Hitachi paying at all? Are there penalties or compensation, or is ScotRail having to find extra money ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


John Mason

I will move on to rolling stock. You probably know that the committee had a detailed session with Alex Hynes last week. I do not want to go over all that again, b...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018


John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

If I remember correctly, when Jacobs UK came in to do a study, it reduced the cost of EGIP at the beginning, because the platforms at Queen Street station were be...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 15 May 2018 [Draft] : 15 May 2018


John Mason

Presumably, you accept that the UK Government will come up with a system that measures things and so, on that basis, that division will not happen again? Would it happen again only if the UK...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 15 May 2018 [Draft] : 15 May 2018


John Mason

Okay, that is great. Perhaps Professor Fothergill would also like to respond.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12264: Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (Relief from Additional Amount) (Scotland) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2018
Result - For: 109, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12223.1: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12223.2: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (Neil Findlay)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2018
Result - For: 93, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12223: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2018
Result - For: 93, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12140.1: A Route Map to an Energy Efficient Scotland (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2018
Result - For: 64, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12140.4: A Route Map to an Energy Efficient Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2018
Result - For: 64, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12140: A Route Map to an Energy Efficient Scotland (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2018
Result - For: 65, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12076.2: Scottish National Investment Bank (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 08/05/2018
Result - For: 19, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12076.3: Scottish National Investment Bank (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 08/05/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12010.3: Scotland's Digital Connectivity (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 03/05/2018
Result - For: 104, Against: 2 Abstain: 6
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Motion S5M-12236: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11701: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11557: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11267: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11266: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10675: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10538: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10466: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10306: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10181: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02086: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02006: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01995: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01957: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01818: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13308: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01596: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01529: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01481: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01434: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2017 Show Full Question >>

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