Richard Leonard MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I refer members to my register of interests. Before my election to Par...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 October 2017


Richard Leonard

Last year Audit Scotland published a report that looked into the internal performance evaluations that HIE and Scottish Enterprise conducted. I recall that you we...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 October 2017


Richard Leonard

I think that you called the data that you collect “granular”. Maybe it is microdata; I do not know. Do you use that data only internally, or is it published? Is i...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 October 2017


Richard Leonard

I heard your answers to questions 1 and 2, but people who are watching the meeting might still want to ask you directly about the weaknesses and gaps in the data that is collected on exports...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 October 2017


Richard Leonard

When you talked about trade flows, you did not mention input-output tables. Are those an important measure of interregional trade and trade between Scotland and o...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 October 2017


Richard Leonard

May I ask one brief last question?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 October 2017


Richard Leonard

There are still time lags, though, in, for example, productivity data, including sub-regional productivity data, and business research and development data. There...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 03 October 2017 [Draft] : 03 October 2017


Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

You have begun to address this already, but I wish to ask you to say for our benefit what you consider to be the strengths and weaknesses of the current suite of statistics on the economy th...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2017 [Draft] : 28 September 2017


Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Today, we face a state of affairs in which we are witnessing a growing centralisation and a growing concentration—I would argue that it is a growing overconcentration—in the ownership of Sco...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2017 [Draft] : 28 September 2017


Richard Leonard

I thank the First Minister for that answer. It is true that, in her programme for government, there is a commitment to continuing the concessionary travel scheme,...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-08035.2: Roll out of Universal Credit (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 23, Against: 75 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035.4: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08035.1: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08035.3: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035: Roll out of Universal Credit (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-07774: Contract (Third Party Rights) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2017
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-07750.4: Finance (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.1: Finance (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.3: Finance (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 58 Abstain: 60
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S5M-07750.2: Finance (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 59 Abstain: 60
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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 >>
Motion S5M-03152: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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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-10847: 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 >>
Question S5W-10729: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10724: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10725: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/08/2017 Show Full Question >>

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