David Stewart MSP

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Health and Sport Committee 06 October 2020 [Draft] : 06 October 2020


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, thank all three witnesses, whose evidence has been extremely useful. All of them might wish to contribute to answering my question, which is about the big...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 01 October 2020 [Draft] : 01 October 2020


David Stewart

Will the cabinet secretary take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 01 October 2020 [Draft] : 01 October 2020


David Stewart

Apologies for not being in the chamber for the start of the member’s speech.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 01 October 2020 [Draft] : 01 October 2020


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

As a member of the Health and Sport Committee, I am pleased to contribute to this important debate. I am glad to say that Labour will support the general principles of the bill, and I am con...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 01 October 2020 [Draft] : 01 October 2020


David Stewart

I agree with the member’s points. Does he share my view, which is based on my experience in social work going back many years, that there is a huge problem with low reporting rates and with ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 01 October 2020 [Draft] : 01 October 2020


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The cabinet secretary will know that there was some debate in the committee about the age of consent. Will she undertake to keep under review the age at which you...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 01 October 2020 [Draft] : 01 October 2020


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The First Minister will be well aware of the recent publication of the 2019 Scottish health survey, which identified the scale of poor health in Scotland before t...



Health and Sport Committee 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


David Stewart

I thank the cabinet secretary for the very positive tone that she adopted in that answer. There are two elements to my last question. Generally, I suppose that my political philosophy is abo...



Health and Sport Committee 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


David Stewart

I would like to raise a more general point with the cabinet secretary. As she knows, I am genuinely interested in rural areas in particular. All the four boards t...



Health and Sport Committee 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


David Stewart

Good afternoon. I have a couple of questions about financial stability and sustainability. The cabinet secretary is well aware that four boards—Tayside, Ayrshire ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22955.1: United Kingdom Internal Market Bill - UK Legislation (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 07/10/2020
Result - For: 28, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22955: United Kingdom Internal Market Bill - UK Legislation (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/10/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22860.2: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22860.1: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 27, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22860: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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AbstainCarried
S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-22743: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22708.1: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22703: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22646: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22583: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22525: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21831: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21122: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21059: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20660: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-32623: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32570: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32569: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32547: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32387: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32062: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32013: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-32011: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32012: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/09/2020 Show Full Question >>

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