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

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, congratulate Gillian Martin on the bill, and I associate myself with some of the comments that members have made about the difficulty of having the debate today. However, debating ch...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant

Will there be any wage cuts for staff? A lot of support for the airport is provided because of the impact on the local community, and take-home pay is very much a...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant

The strategic plan talks about harmonising pay and conditions for staff. What impact will that have on staff salaries and conditions?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant

I understand that rail times are difficult and that there are knock-on effects. However, surely ferry timetables, which are in the gift of the Government, through Transport Scotland, and, in...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant

Okay. I will move on to my substantive question, which is about the integration of forms of transport and follows on from Stewart Stevenson’s questions.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant

There has been a problem with the Kyle line and the Stromeferry bypass pretty much all my life. People who are looking at road and rail sharing the line as a possible solution to the problem...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant

Some projects are obviously missing from the pipeline, such as the Glasgow crossrail project. In my constituency, the Kyle line could be shared by road and rail. How do we and local campaign...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, am an honorary vice-president of the Friends of the Far North Line.



Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant

So far, this debate has contained more heat than light and political posturing has played a large part in that. However, we all agree on some points, one of which is about access to the Euro...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The motion acknowledges that the fishing community see Brexit as providing them with an opportunity. The common fisheries policy has always been a bone of contention for them, with annual ne...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05767: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 25/05/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05603.3: Fisheries (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-05603.2: Fisheries (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-05603: Fisheries (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-05594.2: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 25, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-05594.1: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-05594: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-05479.3: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05479: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05423: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/05/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-05667: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05603.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05602: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05451: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05416: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05415: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05205: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03950: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03573.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03463.1: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09477: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09476: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09322: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00921: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08959: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08539: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08531: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00782: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07671: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07250: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/02/2017 Show Full Question >>

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