John Finnie MSP

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John Finnie MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Green Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 22 September 2020 [Draft] Business until 17:05 : 22 September 2020


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

[Inaudible.]—on both amendments at decision time. The motion mentions the independent expert referenc...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

That is very reassuring.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

It is fair to say that representations have been made to the sub-committee on that issue previously. It would be very helpful if you could provide information on ...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

Some might say that the criteria for chief officers are quite a narrow measure.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

I have another quick topical question. This week, Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary in Scotland published its report “Thematic Inspection of Police Scotl...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

Time is not on our side. I have two very quick questions. The first is on a subject that has already been alluded to in the evidence. I think that Mr Page talked ...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

The next questions are from the deputy convener, Margaret Mitchell.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

James Kelly will ask the next questions.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

I see that James Gray wants to come back in.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


The Convener

Yes, indeed.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22711: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22708.2: Migration and Care Workers (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22708.1: Migration and Care Workers (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22708: Migration and Care Workers (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 86, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22636.4: Hate Crime and Public Order (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/09/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S5M-22793: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2020 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22794: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22770.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22693: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22636.2: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22399: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22271: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22246: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22247: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2020 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22192: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-31906: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31908: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31905: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31907: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31843: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31706: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31705: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31474: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31475: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31476: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2020 Show Full Question >>

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