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 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

As with other members, our thoughts are with Mr Bayoh’s family and friends. I thank the cabinet secretary for providing early sight of his statement. I want to push him a bit on Mr Kelly’s q...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

I thank the witnesses not just for their written submissions but for their full and frank answers today. I am sorry that time has crept up on us as quickly as it ...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

We have heard that very clearly, thank you.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

Okay, thank you.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

We are stretched for time, and I am grateful for the comments so far. Calum Steele wants in briefly.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

Thank you. Liam McArthur has the next line of questioning.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

If a prisoner is taken into custody in Campbeltown, which is a long way away, and they have none of those needs—



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

As far as Police Scotland is concerned, Mr McEwan, is it the case that no one would be detained in custody in a place where there was no medical presence?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

I would like to ask about the human rights aspects—I ask for brief comments from the panel. Are you content in that regard, Mr McEwan? Can you talk about the health and safety implications? ...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


The Convener

Thank you. We can go back to the original question on transfers. Can we have your comments, Mr Steele?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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ForDefeated
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
S5M-19717.1: Curriculum for Excellence (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 05/11/2019
Result - For: 90, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-19577.2: Improving Disability Assistance in Scotland (Mark Griffin)
Meeting Date: 29/10/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 80 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19335: Transport (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 10/10/2019
Result - For: 56, Against: 29 Abstain: 18
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ForCarried
S5M-19336: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 10/10/2019
Result - For: 97, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S5M-19715.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19631.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-19063: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18972: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18896.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18865: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18656: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18623: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17542: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-26104: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
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