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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Meeting of the Parliament 29 June 2017 [Draft] : 29 June 2017


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

I put on record the thanks of the Liberal Democrat group to the chair and all the members of the commission, who have done great work. They have produced a fantastic report. With its 75 reco...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

I am not a lawyer but, as I understand it, contracts cannot be broken if the law has changed. For a contract to be legal, it must comply with the law. It is as si...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

I talked about a delay of four years, but I take the point that you have been working towards that date, so it is not a delay, as such. I agree that it is an impo...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

Will the minister take another intervention?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

We should move forward on that basis. It does not provide any excuses for local authorities to be slack in finishing the work to achieve the 100 per cent coverage...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

I support amendment 7. The evidence that was presented to the committee was quite clear that local authorities are already pursuing the measure, regardless of leg...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

This is a major change to the bill and I congratulate Gillian Martin on lodging the amendments. They make the bill much more effective and I will support them.

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

I am not suggesting that those farmers have withdrawn from the scheme because of the CAP IT project—that is a red herring. What I am trying to get at is why 330 f...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

You are reported as saying that 330 farmers have withdrawn from the scheme. Why is that?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 28 June 2017 [Draft] : 28 June 2017


Mike Rumbles

I want to focus on the knock-on effects of the focus on the CAP IT project on other issues, such as the beef efficiency scheme. Does the Scottish Government’s foc...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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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 >>
Motion S5M-03637: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 25/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03463.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02281.4: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01669.3: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00226.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 31/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-10160: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
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