Alasdair Allan MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

I welcome the debate and the opportunity that it presents to reiterate this Parliament’s support for achieving a carbon-neutral economy in Scotland. As people nev...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

The cabinet secretary will be aware of the importance of rehabilitation when it comes to prisoners maintaining contact with their families—something that itself h...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

The communities of Lewis and Harris recently commemorated the centenary of the loss of HMY Iolaire, which on new year’s day in 1919 claimed the lives of 201 servi...



Education and Skills Committee 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Dr Allan

There have been a couple of coded—perhaps I mean polite—references to the way in which politicians talk about the assessments. Are there any lessons for the body ...



Education and Skills Committee 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Dr Allan

Are the standardised assessments a better fit with Scotland’s curriculum for excellence than the assessments that took place before? I see Professor Ellis nodding...



Education and Skills Committee 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Dr Allan

Is it your experience that, as the assessments have been developed and devised, the expertise and the views of teachers have been fed into the process? Are you co...



Education and Skills Committee 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Dr Allan

I am interested in hearing from ADES about that. I know that ADES made a submission on the benchmarks and how it thinks the assessments will measure up against th...



Education and Skills Committee 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

I do not want to put words in the panel members’ mouths, but one of the messages that comes across loud and clear to me is that assessment is nothing new, and nei...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2018 [Draft] : 19 December 2018


Dr Alasdair Allan (Na h-Eileanan an Iar) (SNP)

Air iomadach càrn-chogaidh air feadh na rìoghachd, tha 1914 gu 1919 sgrìobhte. Tha an dàrna bhliadhna sin a’ cuimhneachadh a’ chùmhnaint ann an Versailles a chuir crìoch air a’ chogadh gu fo...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2018 [Draft] : 19 December 2018


Dr Allan

I welcome the cabinet secretary’s response. The extension of conditionality to claimants who are already in paid employment is just one of the many controversial elements of the UK Governmen...

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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Motion S5M-15001: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14745: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14614: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14611: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14523: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14354: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14315: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14259: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14145: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14052: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02795: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20790: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20789: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02714: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01362: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02625: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19782: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19781: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02503: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19233: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/10/2018 Show Full Question >>

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