Alasdair Allan MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Dr Allan

I was rather hoping for that intervention, because before the Conservatives tell us that they are not the ones planning to divert political energies from education into constitutional matter...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

From what little I dimly remember of such things, “reductio ad absurdum” is a method of proving the falsity of a premise by showing that its logical consequence is absurd or contradictory.

Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Dr Allan

The trend towards home working that has been brought about by the pandemic has the potential to be beneficial in the longer run for Scotland’s rural and island areas, with more and more peop...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


6. Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government how it supports home working in the public sector. (S5O-04602)



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

Will the First Minister indicate what support is available for teachers and other school staff, to help manage additional pressures resulting from the pandemic?



Education and Skills Committee 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Dr Allan

In relation to that point, and perhaps more generally, one of the most interesting comments in the additional support needs review, which was first announced in J...



Education and Skills Committee 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

I will ask about some of the same themes. Can you say more about the planned review of co-ordinated support plans? Will it take into account views that parents ha...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

The member rightly points to issues about the environment and the economy. Will he also acknowledge that lifeline flights, in th...



Committee on the Scottish Government Handling of Harassment Complaints 15 September 2020 [Draft] : 15 September 2020


Dr Allan

No, this was a year earlier.



Committee on the Scottish Government Handling of Harassment Complaints 15 September 2020 [Draft] : 15 September 2020


Dr Allan

I will ask about a more general point that came up in conversation with Sir Peter Housden concerning the apparent mismatch, as the years went on, between the conc...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22845: The Social Security Administration and Tribunal Membership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2020
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780.3: Prioritising Education Over Independence (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-22791: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22720: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22640: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22401: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22394: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22341: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22289: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22106: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22037: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22025: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-04649: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04602: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31309: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04519: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04481: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30542: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30414: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30384: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30383: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04444: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2020 Show Full Question >>

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