Mark Griffin MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 : 23 March 2017


Mark Griffin

No. Certainly not at mine. I again thank t...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 : 23 March 2017


Mark Griffin

I hope that we will see more and more sign language in the chamber, but not using signs of such a nature that they would require the Presiding Officer’s intervent...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 : 23 March 2017


Mark Griffin

It has been a good debate this afternoon and I hope that it will assure members of the deaf and deafblind community who communicate using BSL of the strength of s...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 : 23 March 2017


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I am truly delighted to speak in the debate today, and thank the Scottish Government for bringing forward the debate and for the comprehensive consultation document, the proposals in which w...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 : 23 March 2017


Mark Griffin

I welcome the minister’s previous comments on a presumption in favour of moving to an opt-out system of organ donation. Does the minister agree that there would n...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 : 23 March 2017


5. Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what its timetable is for proceeding with the results of the consultation on increasing the number of organ donations. (S5O-00821)



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 : 22 March 2017


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I welcome the minister’s answer and I agree that the roll-out of universal credit must be halted. However, halting the roll-out will not stop the hardship that families in East Lothian and I...



Social Security Committee 13 March 2017 : 13 March 2017


Mark Griffin

Just briefly, convener. Does the Scottish Government have a continuing commitment to mitigate the bedroom tax until it is, as you have said, removed “at source”?<...



Social Security Committee 13 March 2017 : 13 March 2017


Mark Griffin

To clarify, you are saying that there is no political difference—the political will is that there should be no detriment, and that the Scottish Government should be able to carry out its amb...



Social Security Committee 13 March 2017 : 13 March 2017


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Pete Wishart touched on the UK Government’s intention to abolish the bedroom tax and the apparent conflict with the benefit cap. The previous panel’s position, which seems to be many people’...

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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05603.3: Fisheries (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05603.2: Fisheries (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05603: Fisheries (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05423: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/05/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-04688: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04278: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02948.1: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02651.3: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00550: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00374.3: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14111: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13046: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10185.2: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09447.2: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09314: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09277: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09279: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09278: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09276: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09152: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09130: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09104: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09103: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09096: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2017 Show Full Question >>

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