Tavish Scott MSP

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Tavish Scott MSP

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  • Member for: Shetland Islands
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

Tavish is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

Is not the reality for parents and teachers unspent pupil equity fund money, unfilled headteacher vacancies and more bureaucracy in classrooms through yet more gu...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 : 13 June 2019


Tavish Scott

Sumburgh hotel, local bus businesses and the cruise line industry have been told for three years that Historic Environment Scotl...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 : 13 June 2019


8. Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

To ask the Scottish Government what progress is being made in developing coach park facilities for the Jarlshof site in Shetland. (S5O-03389)



Meeting of the Parliament 12 June 2019 : 12 June 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

As others have observantly noted, the bill is somewhat short, with only three sections, so I am more confident than usual that everyone in the debate will genuine...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 June 2019 : 11 June 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

I thank the cabinet secretary for his statement. Will he explain to Parliament why he hired an academic from the English educational regime that nationalists cond...



Education and Skills Committee 05 June 2019 : 05 June 2019


Tavish Scott

But that does not involve giving Susan Boyd the support that she needs, which involves extra assistance in her class to get those kids out of school.



Education and Skills Committee 05 June 2019 : 05 June 2019


Tavish Scott

So, you have given teachers guidance.



Education and Skills Committee 05 June 2019 : 05 June 2019


Tavish Scott

What is Education Scotland doing to break down the barriers that exist in terms of risk?



Education and Skills Committee 05 June 2019 : 05 June 2019


Tavish Scott

Are there some practical things that you would like to be done that would help that to happen? You mentioned the Care Inspectorate. Does it have to do a bit more ...



Education and Skills Committee 05 June 2019 : 05 June 2019


Tavish Scott

In your submission, you made a good point about taking children outside the school and into the wider world. I come from a farming background, and when I was farm...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19287.1: Supporting Innovation (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19287.2: Supporting Innovation (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
S5M-18623: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19193.1: Give Them Time Campaign (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19190.2: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19190.1: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19190: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-17518: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17426: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17367: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17280: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17091.1: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17097: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17052: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16894: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16836: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16594: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-24061: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24060: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23960: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23966: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23958: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23964: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23967: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23962: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23961: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23963: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Question >>

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