Peter Chapman MSP

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Peter Chapman MSP

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  • Member for: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Peter Chapman

On the point that Mike Rumbles makes, we need to look at Brian Pack’s report, which came out a year or 18 months ago. He identified many, many areas where we coul...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Peter Chapman

There was a long thought process involved in that answer.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Peter Chapman

We can probably go through this theme fairly quickly, because it is about regulations and standards—in other words, red tape—which we have already touched on.

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Peter Chapman

I want to emphasise the point that you made, convener, about how we get the marketplace to work better for food producers. Scotland’s food and drink industry, which is worth £14.5 billion, i...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Peter Chapman

It is more a statement than a question, and it reflects some of what we have already heard. We have been discussing the idea tha...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Peter Chapman (North East Scotland) (Con)

I am a regional MSP for North East Scotland. I declare an interest as a farmer in the north-east. I am also shadow cabinet secretary for rural economy and connect...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Peter Chapman (North East Scotland) (Con)

I refer members to my registered interests—in particular, those in agriculture and in renewable energy. I am glad that there has been a broad consensus within the...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Peter Chapman

I reiterate—we have heard it again. It is an absolute disgrace. We are talking about £2.3 billion in tax cuts—the most beneficia...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Peter Chapman

Of course.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Peter Chapman (North East Scotland) (Con)

I, too, thank my colleague Ross Thomson for bringing the debate to the chamber.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04920.1: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919.2: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 3
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S5M-04919.3: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 58, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 54 Abstain: 3
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S5M-04710.2: Scotland's Choice (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.4: Scotland's Choice (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.5: Scotland's Choice (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.3: Scotland's Choice (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710: Scotland's Choice (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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Question S5W-08497: Peter Chapman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2017 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00813: Peter Chapman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07869: Peter Chapman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 R Show Full Question >>
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