Rhoda Grant MSP

Welcome to Rhoda Grant MSP's biography pages

Rhoda Grant MSP

Here you can find out about your MSPs' political activities and how to get in touch with them.

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

Rhoda is a member of the following Committees:

Rhoda is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Search for other speeches made by this member

Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 25 June 2020 [Draft] : 25 June 2020


Rhoda Grant

A constituent has told me that, two weeks ago, the council contacted him offering assistance while he was shielding. He has had a health condition for many years....



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 25 June 2020 [Draft] : 25 June 2020


3. Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government who decides what categories of people are shielded from Covid-19 and what level of support they are entitled to. (S5O-04438)



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Rhoda Grant

I wish to press amendment 60. I am gratefu...



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Rhoda Grant

Okay—thank you. The wording of amendment 63 is lifted from what was split away from the original section when it was replicated in the bill.



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Rhoda Grant

Thank you, convener—will I get a chance to sum up after I respond to Liam Kerr’s question?



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I will speak to amendments 60 to 63. Amendment 61 makes it clear that abuse does not stop with the breakdown of a relationship. Abusive partners will try to conti...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The report and debate are welcome. The report is high level, with very little practical guidance on what the Government should do now; although it lists many of t...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 18 June 2020 : 18 June 2020


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Many small companies are not part of sector trade bodies and will need advice on how they can reopen safely. Has the minister given any thought to whether a body ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

A constituent contacted me about a neighbour who received a self-testing kit for Covid-19. They did the test, but nobody was available to pick it up. The neighbour contacted me, I spoke to N...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 16 June 2020 [Draft] : 16 June 2020


Rhoda Grant

I dare say that those people cannot afford to leave you at the moment, because no other jobs are available to them. I am speechless that a Government agency would...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22119.3: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-22119: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-22115: Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 22, Against: 56 Abstain: 1
ForDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 42, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 37
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 38
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 39
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 40
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Rhoda Grant
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-22229: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21821: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21617: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20810: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20716.1: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20713: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19994: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19935: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19851.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19822.3: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Search for other Questions asked by Rhoda Grant
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-30379: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30378: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04438: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/06/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29319: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29322: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29320: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29321: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29120: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29121: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29119: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/05/2020 Show Full Question >>

Lobbying

From 12 March 2018 face-to-face lobbying conversations with MSPs must be registered on the Lobbying Register. Find out more at www.lobbying.scot.

Further information

Email our Public Information Service for more information.

This website is using cookies.
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.