Mike Rumbles MSP

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Mike Rumbles MSP

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

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Parliamentary Activities

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 18 April 2018 [Draft] : 18 April 2018


Mike Rumbles

Okay—that is fine by me.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 18 April 2018 [Draft] : 18 April 2018


Mike Rumbles

I was rather amused by Alex Adrian’s response: we are playing all the right notes, but not necessarily in the right order, to use the Eric Morecambe analogy.

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 18 April 2018 [Draft] : 18 April 2018


Mike Rumbles

You are speaking on behalf of SEPA, but you did not really tell me what you think is working well and whether the whole system is working well. Are you working in isolation? I would also lik...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 18 April 2018 [Draft] : 18 April 2018


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

I want to focus on regulations and the regulatory regime. We are all well aware of what the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee said about the matter in its report, which s...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 April 2018 [Draft] : 18 April 2018


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer. I apologise for not giving advance notice of this point of order, but the Attorney Gener...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 March 2018 [Draft] : 28 March 2018


Mike Rumbles

I understand what John Finnie is saying, but he is basically saying that it is good practice for organisations to do that and that we need to have good faith that...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 March 2018 [Draft] : 28 March 2018


Mike Rumbles

Let us get to the nub of the issue. The question is fundamentally important. We took evidence on the issue at stage 1, and I took it that islanders have an expect...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 March 2018 [Draft] : 28 March 2018


Mike Rumbles

The section says “a relevant authority”, so what Richard Lyle is saying is nonsense itself.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 March 2018 [Draft] : 28 March 2018


Mike Rumbles

Contrary to what Stewart Stevenson just said, surely if it is the authority’s opinion that something could have an effect on an island community, another organisa...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 March 2018 [Draft] : 28 March 2018


Mike Rumbles

I place on record that I am also now convinced by the argument that my colleague has made and I will be supporting Colin Smyth’s amendments.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 33 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 37
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 97, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 38
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 97, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 39
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 97, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 42
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 96, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 137
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 32, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 138
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 142
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 143
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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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 >>
Motion S5M-04500: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02036: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16078: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16059: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16050: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15967: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 17/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
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