Alison Johnstone MSP

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Alison Johnstone MSP

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Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit 

Member of the Presiding Officer's Advisory Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 May 2020 (Hybrid) [Draft] : 27 May 2020


Alison Johnstone

Test and protect will have a particular impact on front-line staff and their families. Yesterday, a report linked the contracting of the virus by 24 members of medical staff at the Western g...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 May 2020 (Hybrid) [Draft] : 27 May 2020


3. Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

From tomorrow, test and protect will be rolled out, although I deeply regret that contact tracing was abandoned in the first place.



Meeting of the Parliament 26 May 2020 (Hybrid) [Draft] : 26 May 2020


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Understanding to the best of our ability who in hospital settings has the virus would help to minimise transmission in those settings. Can the cabinet secretary advise when the Scottish Gove...



Social Security Committee 21 May 2020 [Draft] : 21 May 2020


Alison Johnstone

I am very heartened to hear that. I am sure that we all appreciate that stopping entitlement can create problems with passported entitlement to reserved benefits....



Social Security Committee 21 May 2020 [Draft] : 21 May 2020


Alison Johnstone

Thank you, convener.



Social Security Committee 21 May 2020 [Draft] : 21 May 2020


Alison Johnstone

That is helpful, thank you.



Social Security Committee 21 May 2020 [Draft] : 21 May 2020


Alison Johnstone

Mr Shaw, what are your views on how that resolution might best be achieved?



Social Security Committee 21 May 2020 [Draft] : 21 May 2020


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I, too, thank our witnesses for joining us.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2020 (Hybrid) [Draft] : 21 May 2020


Alison Johnstone

The Scottish Government has previously said that it would consider adopting a different approach for different parts of the country, based on current scientific a...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2020 (Hybrid) [Draft] : 21 May 2020


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I thank the First Minister for advance sight of her statement. I welcome today’s route map, which provides clarity on how we can suppress the virus and lift restr...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21849: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 27/05/2020
Result - For: 47, Against: 0 Abstain: 11
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ForCarried
S5M-21727: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 13/05/2020
Result - For: 36, Against: 16 Abstain: 19
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AbstainCarried
S5M-21728: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 13/05/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 0 Abstain: 19
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ForCarried
SP Bill 49: Consumer Scotland Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 23
Meeting Date: 06/05/2020
Result - For: 14, Against: 38 Abstain: 16
AgainstDefeated
S5M-21657: Consumer Scotland Bill (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 06/05/2020
Result - For: 67, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21600 Business motion: S5M-21600: Business Motion (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 28/04/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 15 Abstain: 0
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21 April 2020 - Back-up vote 1: S5M-21505: Business Motion (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 21/04/2020
Result - For: 55, Against: 13 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 12
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 16
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-21830: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2020 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21816: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21760: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21751: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21676: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21569: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21177.2: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20882.2: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20606: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20516: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-29413: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29317: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29316: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29308: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29309: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29311: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29312: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29310: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-04150: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-04102: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2020 Show Full Question >>

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