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Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

The first advice, which comes from my colleague the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, is that people make sure that a conversation is had with their GP, so ...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

I am always prepared to involve members who are willing to be involved, and whose contribution would be positive and constructive. That would include—let me pluck...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

She should. She should have done that last year and the year before, but she has shown herself to be incapable of doing so. I am, as they say, aye hoping, but I d...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

We receive information, and work is done, on regional and sectoral analysis through, for example, the work of the chief economist and Derek Mackay’s team, so info...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

Unlike the question before it, that one showed some knowledge of what is happening in the police force, and some concern for it.



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

The idea that we are, in some sense, the recipients of generosity from the UK Government in the process of Brexit is utterly bizarre. It is a perversion of the tr...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

I entirely agree.



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

Tavish Scott is right. It would be great if, today, in this chamber, we were able to say, “Let us change those arrangements.” The easiest way to change them would...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

Mr Tomkins is shouting, “Your continuity bill.” The Parliament has a procedure for emergency legislation, which was observed to the letter. Those of us who went t...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Michael Russell

In any legislative process, it would be a recipe for disaster if the UK Government were to bring forward such huge and complex legislation in the way that it has said that it wants to do it....

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Motion S5M-15032: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12223: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11136: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10817: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10735: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08352: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03858: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03427: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01412: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01134.1: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-01335: Michael Russell, Argyll and Bute, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/07/2016 Show Full Question >>
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