Rhoda Grant MSP

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Rhoda Grant MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Parliamentary Bureau

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Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant

That takes me back to the issue that I raised early in today’s session. If you are talking about an MSP harassing their own staff, you are in a difficult position...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant

Our formal complaints procedure is anonymised, as is our confidential helpline. However, when people make informal complaints, it is important that they are put i...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant

Yes. There has to be a process for dealing with people who have committed what will be crimes and who have abused their power. People are elected on political issues, and they seek re-electi...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant

I believe that, if a member of staff from your party made an accusation about an MSP from my party, both parties would work together on the matter. I would expect...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant

We have a formal process, which the committee has details of. However, as everyone recognises that a formal process is probably not the first port of call for som...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant

I think that the issue comes down to power dynamics, because people use and abuse their power to harass other people. They pick on people who, they hope, will not...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The findings are deeply disappointing. We all had higher expectations of our colleagues and the figures are quite stark.



Meeting of the Parliament 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I wish that my role as women and equality spokesperson did not need to exist. I wish that international women’s day did not need to exist. However, 100 years after the first women in this co...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 March 2018 : 08 March 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I have been inundated with messages from constituents in Gairloch, in Wester Ross, who are incensed and anxious about a decision by the Scottish Environment Prote...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 March 2018 [Draft] : 07 March 2018


Rhoda Grant

The minister is aware that college lecturers won a universal pay settlement in the summer. Will that be honoured if further education lecturers are to be employed...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-11347.1: Scotland’s Support for the (UNESCO) Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-11289.2: Better Buses (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 51 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-11289: Better Buses (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-11290.2.1: Scrap the Council Tax (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-11290.2: Scrap the Council Tax (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-11290.1: Scrap the Council Tax (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-11290: Scrap the Council Tax (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-11160.1: Building Greater Fairness in the Workplace (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 22/03/2018
Result - For: 25, Against: 76 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-11160.3: Building Greater Fairness in the Workplace (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 22/03/2018
Result - For: 21, Against: 80 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-11160: Building Greater Fairness in the Workplace (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 22/03/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-10851.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10550: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10021: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09217: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08740: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08720: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08650: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08543: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08241: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08011: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-15012: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15011: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15010: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01867: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01830: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14248: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14247: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14249: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01741: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01721: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>

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