Richard Leonard MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Richard Leonard

The First Minister did not even address the huge shortfall in capital funding. Councils need almost £750 million to buy land and to adapt or build all the premise...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Richard Leonard

In among that avalanche of statistics—[Interruption



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Richard Leonard

It is there in paragraph 66 of the Audit Scotland report, which states:



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


2. Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

The First Minister’s own poverty adviser, Naomi Eisenstadt, has said that investment in good quality and affordable early learning and childcare is crucial. It is crucial because of the diff...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Richard Leonard

The problem is that, week after week, the First Minister stands up in the chamber and demands solutions from Opposition parties to problems that her Government ha...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2018 [Draft] : 08 February 2018


Richard Leonard

Scottish Labour did support the creation of a single police force, but not one that concentrated too much power in too few hands with too little accountability. I...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Today we commemorate an important milestone on an important journey. We celebrate a crucial victory in the fight for equality and we remember that those things wo...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 February 2018 [Draft] : 01 February 2018


Richard Leonard

I do not know why the First Minister is so pessimistic. Professor David Bell, from the University of Stirling, told a committee of this Parliament that



Meeting of the Parliament 01 February 2018 [Draft] : 01 February 2018


Richard Leonard

Well, it is good to see that we have moved on from the personal insults of last week.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 February 2018 [Draft] : 01 February 2018


2. Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Figures reported last week reveal that, in Scotland today, the richest 1 per cent now own more personal wealth than the whole of the poorest 50 per cent put together. In a country where more...

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S5M-10571.3: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-10285.1: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09513.2: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5F-02055: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02019: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01983: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01945: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01915: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01879: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01850: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
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 >>

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