Gordon MacDonald MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I remind members that I am the co-convener of the cross-party group on Scotch whisky.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald

I understand that the power to make a reference to the CMA is jointly exercised with the UK Government. There will be competing demands on the CMA to consider var...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Given that the Scotland Act 2016 devolved to the Scottish ministers the power to make a reference to the Competition and Markets Authority, if consumer Scotland w...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Currently, enforcement powers are reserved to the UK Government and the only part of the consumer organisation landscape that has any enforcement powers is tradin...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I want to get a better understanding before I move on to my own questions. How will consumer Scotland provide strategic oversight to the consumer landscape in Sco...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Should the bill be changed to reflect that?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Thank you. I will move on to my original question. The bill gives consumer Scotland a fairly broad range of powers with regard to advice provision, the views of c...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald

I accept that point. There are a couple of those independent organisations in my constituency. I just wonder whether there is enough capacity to give good advice ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Before I move on to the question that I was going to ask, I will ask first about the gap in provision. I understand that there is concern about how the new organi...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Are there any data-sharing issues relating to that?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19851.1: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19851.2: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19851: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 16 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19822.3: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 22 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-19822.1: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19743: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19539: Referendums (Scotland) Bill: Financial Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19715.3: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 64, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19715.2: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 19, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19715: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-19824: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19821: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19582: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19570: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19571: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19458: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19397: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19187: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18981: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18842: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03809: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26039: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25760: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25543: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25323: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24997: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03484: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03399: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03356: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03362: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2019 Show Full Question >>

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