John Mason MSP

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


John Mason

Has Scottish Enterprise been keener to get businesses into East Kilbride or Fife than into the south of Scotland? Has it forgotten about the south of Scotland?

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


John Mason

I also want to ask about attracting investment. Do we want more big branches of international organisations in the south of Scotland? I think that you had a bad e...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


John Mason

As I understand it, Scottish Enterprise focuses on growth and on specific sectors. Therefore, it would not look at a real growth business in retail or internation...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

There has already been some mention of attracting small businesses, and of business gateway. I am also a member of the Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee, wh...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

The cabinet secretary knows that many of us do not like the council tax and would like to see it being replaced. However, so far, no alternative has received wide...



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


John Mason

Okay. Thank you.



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


John Mason

It is a short question. I realise that both the common and standard financial statements are controlled by outside bodies. Whichever one we go with, we do not hav...



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


John Mason

It was suggested last week, I think, that for travel, the trigger is zero, because all travel has to be evidenced.



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


John Mason

When you say “more sustainable outcomes”, do you mean more money?



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


John Mason

Okay. I am talking about the spending guidelines in terms of pounds sterling. We were told that the guideline amounts are high, which means that people had more t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15126.3: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15126.2: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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S5M-15126: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-14447: Pow of Inchaffray Drainage Commission (Scotland) Bill (Tom Arthur)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15096.4: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 83 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15096.1: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15096.3: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 31 Abstain: 17
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S5M-15096: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 26 Abstain: 17
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ForCarried
S5M-15032: Protecting Our Interests: Scotland's Response to the UK Government and EU's Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/12/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15017: Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill - UK Legislation (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2018
Result - For: 100, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14705: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14629: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14508: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14495: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14349: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14347: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14289: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14043: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13630: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13604: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02713: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02639: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02717: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02491: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02384: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02318: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02244: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
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 >>

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