Mark Ruskell MSP

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Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

You are reliant on the complaint coming to you.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

I suppose that the question is, what do you do then?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

Have you seen any good practice in that respect? I referred to the appointment of the Scottish Land Commission. Do you feel that the way in which that parliamenta...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

I have a question about the public appointments that require parliamentary approval. That involves an additional process in Parliament, and I have been a part of ...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

It shows that we are moving in the right direction.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

Maybe it would be better to ask how many people under 30 are on the boards of public bodies.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

We have had a discussion about improving diversity beyond the protected characteristics and in the backgrounds and experience of those who join boards. Bill Thomson mentioned that there has ...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Green)

We have already covered some elements of succession planning and good practice around that, but I want to dive a little bit deeper into it.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

The letter to the committee says that there will be a delay in the completion of the strategy.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Mark Ruskell

But no strategy will be finalised.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-14962.2: Ending Homelessness Together (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-14914.2: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 85, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-14914: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 114, Against: 0 Abstain: 4
AbstainCarried
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 33, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 26
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 33, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 17
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15096.3: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14681: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14105: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14006: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13963: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13916: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13921: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13919: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13876.3: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13586: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20266: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20265: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20140: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20007: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19970: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19966: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02549: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19642: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19641: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02493: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2018 Show Full Question >>

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