Tavish Scott MSP

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  • Member for: Shetland Islands
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

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Meeting of the Parliament 30 March 2017 [Draft] : 30 March 2017


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

I, too, thank the cabinet secretary for the advance copy of his statement.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Tavish Scott

Ministerial responsibility for everything, indeed. The debate is about helping the cabinet secretary to clarify the roles of his agencies. That clarity is what we seek.



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Tavish Scott

I would be happy to go back and look at that. I suspect that we should probably ask the Deputy First Minister, because, as I recall, he was the minister who very ...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Tavish Scott

John Swinney will well remember that, before the 1997 general election, Gordon Brown wholly opposed separating the Bank of England from Government, with the Chanc...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Tavish Scott

Yes. There is much in that argument, although I suspect that it would be inordinately helpful to teachers the length and breadth of the country if the Deputy Firs...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

On Monday, I witnessed Whiteness primary school’s senior pupils performing “Henry VIII”. The play has a lot to say about politics at the moment, but I particularly enjoyed the blood-curdling...



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


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

I am with Fulton MacGregor, as I begin by apologising to the interpreters—possibly not for my accent, although I will try to avoid going into the depths of the Sh...



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


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

I thank the minister for the advance copy of his statement and acknowledge the role that he has played in bringing all this together. Indeed, he is probably now k...



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Tavish Scott

That could apply to MSPs as well. [Laughter.]



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Tavish Scott

Indeed. I entirely take that point, convener.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04920.1: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04919.2: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 3
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04919.3: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 58, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 54 Abstain: 3
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04710.2: Scotland's Choice (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04710.4: Scotland's Choice (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04710.5: Scotland's Choice (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04710.3: Scotland's Choice (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04710: Scotland's Choice (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
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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Motion S5M-04950: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04924: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04920: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04889: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04724: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04599: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04576.3: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04598: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04555: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04463: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-08528: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08527: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08283: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08285: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08286: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08284: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00801: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07990: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07952: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07928: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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