Richard Leonard MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


Richard Leonard

It is a Dickensian Scotland, where too many families are forced to turn to food banks, and where schoolchildren are dispatching emergency parcels to help their classmates at Christmas.

Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


Richard Leonard

One of the things that too many children who are living in material deprivation miss out on is a new winter coat to keep them warm. Yesterday, I visited the Cotta...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


Richard Leonard

I have to report to Parliament that the cuts to children’s services that I listed are not being planned by just any council—they are being planned by the SNP-run ...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


2. Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Investment in the arts and culture can be a pathway to economic regeneration and employment, but it can also lift the horizons of the people, so I take this opportunity to extend the support...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2017 [Draft] : 30 November 2017


Richard Leonard

The answer is simple. Even if every council the length and breadth of Scotland had raised the council tax by a full 3p, that wou...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2017 [Draft] : 30 November 2017


Richard Leonard

She knows full well that we cannot trust the Tories and that the money will need to come from her Government through progressive taxation. Earlier this week, it w...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2017 [Draft] : 30 November 2017


Richard Leonard

It is a straightforward question that demands a straightforward answer. Scotland’s councils need more than £0.5 billion simply to maintain current services such a...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2017 [Draft] : 30 November 2017


2. Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Last week, I met representatives from the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities, who told me that, just to stand still, local authorities need an additional £545 million in the Scottish b...



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


Richard Leonard

It is not just the firefighters whom this Government is failing. After seven years of Tory austerity and a decade of mediocrity and indifference from the SNP, the...



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


Richard Leonard

The poster of the Fire Brigades Union in Scotland made it clear that there should be no more cuts, so the people of Scotland will have to make up their minds whom...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09406.2: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 57 Abstain: 14
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S5M-09406.1: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09406: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 70, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.4: Justice (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.1: Justice (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 55, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.3: Justice (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.2: Justice (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 114 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378: Justice (Liam McArthur)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 35, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09379.2: Finance (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-09257: Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Bill (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-09367: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07165: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05630.2: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05404: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05260: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04431: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03898.1: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03793: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03519.1: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03184: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5F-01817: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01783: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01758: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01731: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01595: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11211: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01253: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10850: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10849: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10846: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/08/2017 Show Full Question >>

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