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Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Thank you.



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald

I accept what you have said. However, I am most concerned about 18 to 24-year-olds, whose turnout level is only 54 per cent. Obviously, there is an issue there th...



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald

You touched on political education. From looking at turnout figures for the EU referendum, it is my understanding that 64 per cent of 18 to 24-year-olds voted, an...



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Should we move back to head of household registration, or should we have some form of automatic compulsory registration—for example, a young person being automati...



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Before we look at how we can encourage voters to participate in a referendum, I want to ask about voter registration. Scotland’s population is at a record high, y...



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald

I appreciate that and I know that it is difficult to predict the future—I am not suggesting otherwise. However, the forecast for...



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Yes. On the non-residential side, you say in your report:



Finance and Constitution Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Your main report highlights that total transactions made up £18 million of the £42 million residential LBTT forecast error and £22 million of the error came from ...



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


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I thank Alasdair Allan for lodging the motion, which celebrates the many successes of our food and drink industries.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 10 September 2019 [Draft] : 10 September 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Thank you. HIE said in its annual report:<...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-18778.1: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 34, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-18767.1: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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S5M-18767: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 1 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
SPCB election
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-18695.1: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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S5M-18695: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-18842: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18734: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18696: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18620: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18540: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18517: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18491: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18482: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18416: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18361: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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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 >>
Question S5W-23234: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03271: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22907: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22504: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2019 Show Full Question >>

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