Mike Rumbles MSP

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Mike Rumbles MSP

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  • Member for: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

Mike is a member of the following Committees:

Mike is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

Hear, hear.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

The latest figures, which have just been released, show that in the Grampian NHS Board area nearly 25 per cent of patients who are urgently referred with a suspic...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Mike Rumbles

I will follow up on your answers to John Finnie on your giving evidence to the committee. I preface my question by saying that I think that the answers that you g...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Mike Rumbles

That is very good news.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Mike Rumbles

I just wanted to make sure that the money will be ring fenced for the rural economy, as far as you are concerned.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Mike Rumbles

That is fantastic news. I am delighted that you have confirmed that. How do you envisage that 16 per cent of funding being ring fenced? Will it be through the com...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

Good morning, secretary of state. My question focuses on future funding for agriculture support in Scotland. As we all know, at the moment, 16 per cent of the fun...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

Does the minister recognise that the Government’s free bus travel for the over-60s helps many people to overcome loneliness and isolation? Should we not be promot...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Mike Rumbles

Ben Macpherson has eloquently defended devolution, saying that it has done really effective things for Scotland since 1999. However, is not it true that he does n...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2018 : 26 June 2018


Mike Rumbles

Our politics might differ markedly—[Laughter

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12943: Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 5th Report, 2018 (Session 5) (Clare Haughey)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2018
Result - For: 101, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-12010.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11289.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08855.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08497.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07740.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07641.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06186.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05603.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05185.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05172.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17625: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17517: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-17524: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-17522: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17388: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17124: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16975: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 31/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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