Neil Findlay MSP

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


Neil Findlay

My card is in; my microphone is on. I usually do not have any problem being heard, but I will speak a bit louder.



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


Neil Findlay

Yes, it is. I hope that I am not dobbing in any of those members by me...



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


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

I had not intended to speak in the debate, but I found myself pressing the request-to-speak button and I thank you for calling me, Presiding Officer. We need more of that. We need the flexib...



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


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

One issue that I saw in the report concerned the way in which committees operate. That relates to discipline. I understand that at least one party in the Parliame...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2017 [Draft] : 27 June 2017


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

The First Minister has taken a position on two referendums, and was on the losing side in both. Is it not a bit rich for her to lecture anybody about democracy? S...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer, I seek your advice on what we are voting on at decision time today in relation to the motion on freedom of information. The motion that has been accep...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Neil Findlay

Will the minister take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Neil Findlay

Given the information that he has just disclosed to the chamber, would Mr Wightman welcome a double-jobbing bill being brought to Parliament?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Neil Findlay

It was unprecedented for journalists to highlight that requests were being delayed, that emails asking for an update were being routinely ignored, that there was ...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 [Draft] : 21 June 2017


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

There are many areas of Government policy where the rhetoric fails to come anywhere near reality, and nowhere more than in the area of transparency. That was self...

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
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-06734: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06737: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06733: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06738: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06736: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06676: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06652: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06634: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06599: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06574: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-10406: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10095: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10089: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10092: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10093: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10091: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10088: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10073: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10011: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10010: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/06/2017 Show Full Question >>

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