Derek Mackay MSP

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Derek Mackay MSP

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  • Member for: Renfrewshire North and West
  • Region: West Scotland
  • Party: Independent

Derek is a member of the following Committees:

Derek is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay)

For the purposes of rule 9.11 of the standing orders, I advise the Parliament that Her Majesty, having been informed of the purport of the



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


Derek Mackay

Does Murdo Fraser not understand—or, indeed, know—that the tax forecasts are made by the Scottish Fiscal Commission and not by the Scottish Government?...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay)

That is not true.



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


Derek Mackay

I agree that the spending of £5 million in that way would indeed be a waste of taxpayers’ money. We have been working on a fully informed, rational debate about t...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


Derek Mackay

I simply make the point that we want to have an informed debate on the future of our country. I have never challenged the impartiality of our statisticians. What ...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


Derek Mackay

I will always expect the civil service to act in the professional and impartial fashion in which it acts. I dare say that our work will be of much greater value t...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay)

I am sure that this answer will tone things down, Presiding Officer. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


Derek Mackay

When it comes to listening to the business community, the Tories have absolutely ignored it in relation to Brexit, which is about to destroy the economic credenti...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 : 05 February 2020


The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay)

Since the second quarter of 2007, Scotland’s GDP has grown by a total of 10.3 per cent, while GDP for the United Kingdom as a whole has increased by 15.2 per cent...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 February 2020 : 04 February 2020


Derek Mackay

Is Jamie Greene aware that the proposal came from Ken Barclay? Therefore, it is not a political attack; it is a fair recommendation on fairness that came from the...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22119.3: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-22119: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-22115: Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 22, Against: 56 Abstain: 1
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 42, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 37
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 38
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 39
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 40
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Derek Mackay
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-20662: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20514: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20364: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20381: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20319: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19992: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19966: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19539: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19330: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19269: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4W-04121: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04120: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04122: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04124: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04119: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04123: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04039: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04037: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04038: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04036: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>

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