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  • Member for: Moray
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Richard is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Richard Lochhead (Moray) (SNP)

I have two questions. To kick off on a positive note, I congratulate the Scottish Government on its contribution to making tourism in Scotland such a huge success...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Richard Lochhead

Oh, well—who knows? Perhaps in two years we will have a state-owned film studio in Scotland, because, if things go as we suspect they will politically, we will no...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2017 : 28 June 2017


Richard Lochhead

I welcome the minister’s comments. He will be aware of the growing appetite throughout Scotland for people to have more of a say in the decisions that affect their lives.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2017 : 28 June 2017


2. Richard Lochhead (Moray) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what progress is being made with the devolution of powers to communities, and whether it plans to allow communities to have a greater say regarding the impact ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Richard Lochhead

In the 2014 referendum on independence, one of the key arguments in the debate was that, if people voted against Scottish independence, that was a guarantee that ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Richard Lochhead

I am the Scottish National Party member for Moray, in the north of Scotland, which is, as I indicated earlier, the home of Scotch whisky, in that 50 per cent, by ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 22 June 2017 : 22 June 2017


Richard Lochhead (Moray) (SNP)

I am the MSP for Moray, which is whisky country.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Richard Lochhead

I said that I welcome such debates. I welcome today’s debate in Parliament of that very important issue for our democracy in this country.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Richard Lochhead (Moray) (SNP)

There is a joke that one can tell how far from Government a party is by how loudly it calls for robust freedom of information legislation. The point is, of course...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 15 June 2017 : 15 June 2017


Richard Lochhead (Moray) (SNP)

I am the MSP for Moray.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-06934: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06814: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06645: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06527: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06433: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06377: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06176: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06061: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05877: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05868: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-10882: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10883: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10881: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10531: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10369: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10367: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10368: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10310: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10100: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01166: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2017 Show Full Question >>

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