Alasdair Allan MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


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

I was pleased to hear about the partnership with Lews Castle College that BiFab announced recently, which will bring new engineering training opportunities and work placements at Arnish. Pri...



Education and Skills Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Dr Allan

You mentioned the regional improvement collaboratives. I believe that the one that covers my part of the country is roughly the size of Belgium. I think that that point has been made by some...



Education and Skills Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Dr Allan

An example of what I am driving at is the debate about the notional hours for different courses. Without going into the debate about how many hours people should study for each course, do yo...



Education and Skills Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Dr Allan

I have a question on something that has been characteristic of the evidence that we have taken from Education Scotland and others on subject choice, which has really turned into a discussion...



Education and Skills Committee 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


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

I want to ask you about the connection between the qualifications that you administer and what is taught in schools. Will you say a bit more about the SQA’s role, and whether it is a changin...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


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

I am delighted to have secured tonight’s debate, which celebrates the 10th anniversary of Scottish food and drink fortnight. It is an event that has helped to ens...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


Dr Allan

In a week of astonishing constitutional events, none can top the Court of Session’s ruling this morning that the Prime Minister acted unlawfully in proroguing the...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 September 2019 [Draft] : 11 September 2019


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

To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to the impact on Scotland of constitutional developments in the House of Commons. (S5O-03511)



Meeting of the Parliament 10 September 2019 : 10 September 2019


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

I am disappointed to hear about the timetabling problems relating to a crofting bill, but the impact that Brexit will have on planning any legislation is <...



Social Security Committee 05 September 2019 [Draft] : 05 September 2019


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

I am afraid that this is a provocative question, but I will ask it anyway. If Citizens Advice Scotland has a campaign for benefits take-up that results in increas...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-18778.1: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 34, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-18767.1: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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S5M-18767: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 1 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
SPCB election
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-18695.1: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18695: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-18622: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18621: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18571: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18431: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18368: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18223: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18009: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17875: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17666: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17562: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-25322: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25204: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25203: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03511: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03497: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24512: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24479: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24411: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24336: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01695: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Question >>

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