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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Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Rhoda Grant

The First Minister talked about the #MeToo campaign, which has raised hopes that we would develop a very different culture from the one that swept such issues under the carpet. However, it w...



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

The Scottish Government would know what it had paid for. Organisations like the energy distribution companies have fibre in all their distribution lines. Network Rail has fibre in all its ra...



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

We have seen that with the targets that were in place before R100. The target was to have 95 per cent coverage for the rest of Scotland; in the Highlands and Islands I think that coverage is...



Public Petitions Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Yes, I have been in touch with the constituents who submitted the petition.



Meeting of the Parliament 26 September 2018 [Draft] : 26 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

Is the cabinet secretary aware of visitors’ behaviour around the fairy pools? We have seen photos of cairns that have been built in fields all round the fairy poo...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 September 2018 [Draft] : 26 September 2018


6. Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I thank the Presiding Officer for allowing me to arrive late. To ask t...



Local Government and Communities Committee 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I will speak first to amendment 224. I will not rehearse the arguments that I made last week about the importance of repopulation and resettlement. Amendment 224 is the same as amendment 217...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Tapadh leibh, Oifigear-riaghlaidh. Tha mi glè thoilichte gun tug Dòmhnall Camshron an deasbad seo air adhart.



Local Government and Communities Committee 12 September 2018 : 12 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

I will speak to amendments 217 and 116AA. Again, I am taking a belt-and-braces approach. I will not rehearse the arguments that ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 12 September 2018 : 12 September 2018


Rhoda Grant

I will speak to amendments 216 and 116W. I set the scene for the amendments earlier, so I will not repeat those comments. The amendments relate to maps of no-long...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14059.2: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-14059: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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ForCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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ForCarried
S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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ForCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14359: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14298: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13358: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13309: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12861: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12780: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12809: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12344.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12101: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12110: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-19425: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02662: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19087: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02404: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18810: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02324: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17758: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17358: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02234: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02199: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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