Alison Johnstone MSP

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Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit 

Member of the Presiding Officer's Advisory Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 [Draft] : 13 June 2019


Alison Johnstone

The latest Transport Scotland statistics tell us that serious accidents involving children walking and cycling have increased, that adult pedestrian deaths have i...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 [Draft] : 13 June 2019


Alison Johnstone

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 [Draft] : 13 June 2019


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

The cabinet secretary suggests that we should not pass laws unless we are absolutely sure that they will be enforced. Did he take that view when Scotland decided ...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 [Draft] : 13 June 2019


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I thank Gillian Martin for bringing this important debate to the chamber as we mark world environment day. It has taken decades, but we have finally reached a point when news about our natur...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 [Draft] : 13 June 2019


Alison Johnstone

The fact is that the overwhelming majority of patient contacts are made with our GPs, yet they receive less than 8 per cent of the NHS budget. Although 11 per cen...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 [Draft] : 13 June 2019


3. Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Like me, the First Minister will have received hundreds of emails from constituents this week backing calls for 11 per cent of national health service funding to go to general practice, to e...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 June 2019 [Draft] : 12 June 2019


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

A report from veterans gateway said that financial advice is consistently one of the top three needs for people when they leave military life, and the veterans st...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 June 2019 [Draft] : 11 June 2019


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I, too, thank all those who have campaigned for many years to change the law. I thank the Royal College of Nursing, the British Medical Association, the British H...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 June 2019 [Draft] : 06 June 2019


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I thank Alex Cole-Hamilton for the opportunity to debate this important matter. His motion calls on the Scottish Government to b...



Social Security Committee 30 May 2019 [Draft] : 30 May 2019


Alison Johnstone

It is key that we have in place a sufficient number of staff and so on, and my colleagues will pick up that line of questioning.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17660: Restricted Roads (20 mph Speed Limit) (Scotland) Bill (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 83 Abstain: 4
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ForDefeated
S5M-17645: Census (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2019
Result - For: 115, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 37: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1A
Meeting Date: 06/06/2019
Result - For: 25, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 37: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 78
Meeting Date: 06/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 37: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 77
Meeting Date: 06/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 37: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 06/06/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 37: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 06/06/2019
Result - For: 93, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 37: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 06/06/2019
Result - For: 93, Against: 20 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 37: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 06/06/2019
Result - For: 93, Against: 20 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 37: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 06/06/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 20 Abstain: 0
ForCarried

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Motion S5M-17616: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17482: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17385: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17332: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17281.3: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17184: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17011: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16811: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16801: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16792: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-23723: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03414: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23423: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03364: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23272: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23271: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03260: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23000: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23001: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22999: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2019 Show Full Question >>

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