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


Ross Thomson (North East Scotland) (Con)

What action is the Scottish Government taking to ensure that businesses pay their smaller suppliers faster? A recent report by the Federation of Small Businesses ...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Ross Thomson

In its submission, Aberdeen City Council mentioned the need for GTCS registration and said that including candidates from elsewhere, even in the UK, can be a prot...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Ross Thomson

If we look at the submissions from, for example, Aberdeen City Council, Aberdeenshire Council and Moray Council, we see that a number of incentives are in place, ...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Ross Thomson

When I asked trainee teachers what was preventing them from moving to parts of Scotland where there are job vacancies, one said that his local authority had decid...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Ross Thomson (North East Scotland) (Con)

The discussion has been interesting. As the panel will be aware, the region that I represent, North East Scotland, has significant teacher shortages, just like Moray. In the committee papers...



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


Ross Thomson (North East Scotland) (Con)

Everyone in the teaching profession should be in no doubt as to the value that we attach to it—not simply for young people but for the country as a whole. It is difficult to put into words o...



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


Ross Thomson (North East Scotland) (Con)

Will the minister take an intervention?



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


Ross Thomson

Has the Scottish Government quantified exactly what the increased cost will be?



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


Ross Thomson

In the Finance and Constitution Committee, the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution conceded that the cost of the delivery of the 11 devolved benefi...



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


1. Ross Thomson (North East Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government how it reached its estimate of £150 million annual running costs for the new social security agency. (S5O-00979)

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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AgainstCarried
S5M-05423: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/05/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
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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Motion S5M-05652: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05549: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05536: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05520: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05498: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05480: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05482: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05427: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05364: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05256: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09202: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00979: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08813: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08814: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08815: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00879: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08686: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08367: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08368: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08128: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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