Ross Thomson MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 [Draft] : 23 March 2017


Ross Thomson (North East Scotland) (Con)

The Conservatives have consistently raised the unfairness of birthday discrimination, whereby a child who was born in August receives a full two years of Governme...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 March 2017 : 21 March 2017


Ross Thomson (North East Scotland) (Con)

The member speaks about delegitimising things. Half a million SNP voters—including six of her colleagues sitting alongside her in the chamber—backed the UK leaving the EU. When will the memb...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Ross Thomson

On how to ensure that funding levels are maintained—this touches on a question that Colin Beattie asked—I note that the delivery plan states that you will<...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Ross Thomson

That leads nicely to my next question. What work are you doing with boards to drill down at a more local level and ensure that there is sufficient resource and in...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Ross Thomson

My question follows on from Alex Neil’s questions on the recommendations in the Audit Scotland report on financial flexibility for NHS boards. I appreciate the an...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Ross Thomson

That takes me neatly to my last question. Paragraph 26 on page 11 of the report mentions the



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Ross Thomson

I have another question on that point. As the report highlights, there was a breakdown in trust and confidence at a very early stage. If there was no trust and no...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Ross Thomson

In response to Colin Beattie’s questioning on this subject, the Auditor General said that the SPA board provided challenge. What kind of challenge did the board present to Accenture at the t...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Ross Thomson

Following on from that answer and Colin Beattie’s earlier point—and, indeed, going back to the point that Police Scotland had been clear about its requirements—I ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Ross Thomson

That is very helpful. So Police Scotland had been clear about its requirements and expectations from the outset.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04472: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 26 Abstain: 31
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AbstainCarried
S5M-04456.2: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04456: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04474: Business Motion (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 79, Against: 0 Abstain: 16
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ForCarried
S5M-04440.1: International Women's Day (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 27, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04440.2: International Women's Day (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04440: International Women's Day (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04324.2: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04324.3: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-04656: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04548: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04513: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04384: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04374.1: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04272: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04205: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04081: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04059: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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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 >>
Question S5W-08132: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07907: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-07667: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07668: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07655: Ross Thomson, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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