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Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2019 : 17 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I thank Edward Mountain for bringing the debate to the chamber and for giving me the opportunity to speak on the subject of hospital television charges.

Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2019 : 17 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

This week the United Kingdom Government used Brexit as a smokescreen to announce that pensioners who have a younger partner will be forced to move to universal cr...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

So it is not unusual and it would not ring any alarm bells.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

I have a quick question. At the time that Kaiam took over Gemfire Cor...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Thank you.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

The feed-in tariff will end in April 2019. Has there been any indication of when any new scheme will come in? The trade press on renewable energy has suggested th...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

In 2015, the United Kingdom Government announced that it would end feed-in tariffs, which you mentioned, by April 2019. Aberdeenshire Council has said that reduct...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I want to ask about energy targets for community and locally owned generators. The Government had a generation target of 1GW by 2020 and 2GW by 2030, and I unders...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Last November, I attended a Rotary Club of Currie Balerno event at which I had the opportunity to discuss with members the club’s work in the community. During th...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Thank you.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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ForCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15377: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15292: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15270: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15272: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15130: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15094: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14957: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14928: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14897: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14693: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02818: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20651: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20576: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20373: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19892: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02536: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02445: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18934: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01225: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02364: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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