Richard Leonard MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard

As the Government’s motion spells out, the work that the PACE team does is important, which is why I say gently to the minister—I am not trying to point score—that cutting the grant-in-aid b...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard

Listening to today’s debate reminds me that I went to meet Skills Development Scotland on 6 March, when I was told that the oil and gas workers training transitio...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard

Thank you.



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard

Yes. It seems to me that “downsizing” is an especially long word with lots of characters in it, so all the more reason to change the vocabulary.



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard

My final brief point is that we should ban the awful language of downsizing and have more emphasis on staff retention.



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard

I have so much more to say, as well. My fi...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard

My reading of the final part of the report, which was expressly addressed to oil and gas workers, is that it suggests that, with their particular skills, those wo...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 May 2017 [Draft] : 18 May 2017


Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

What we are debating here this afternoon is a consequence of what happens when there is market failure or a shift in the market. It is what happens sometimes when there is a falling rate of ...



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


Richard Leonard

Will the Scottish Government at this stage rule out any involvement—any involvement—with Atos in the design and delivery of the ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05603.3: Fisheries (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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S5M-05603.2: Fisheries (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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S5M-05603: Fisheries (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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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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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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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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Not VotedCarried
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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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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S5M-05423: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/05/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05312.3: Carers and Social Care (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 26/04/2017
Result - For: 48, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated

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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 >>
Motion S5M-03152: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02894: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09367: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09368: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00996: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09161: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09162: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09163: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09160: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09158: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09155: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
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