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Meeting of the Parliament 14 January 2020 : 14 January 2020


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I am glad to speak in this debate on improving the lives of Scotland’s Gypsy Traveller community. The last time the issue was raised in this Parliament, I noted that positive steps had been ...



Finance and Constitution Committee 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Alex Rowley

Does the Scottish Government have any statistics on the situation that you described? I have spoken to people who have worked here for all their adult lives, who ...



Finance and Constitution Committee 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Alex Rowley

Given that—as I said—the result of the general election is that we are leaving the EU, I take it that the Scottish Government will push for an exit from the EU th...



Finance and Constitution Committee 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Alex Rowley

Labour will support the Scottish Government in the debate this afternoon, for the reasons that are set out in the motion that you have lodged. However, we accept ...



Finance and Constitution Committee 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

In his letter to you of 18 December, Steve Barclay wrote: “In your letter of O...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Alex Rowley

Yes—I agree absolutely. Only today, we hav...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

In opening for Labour, I state that we will support the motion that has been lodged today by the Scottish Government.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2019 : 19 December 2019


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

In opening the debate for Scottish Labour at stage 1, I said that “...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2019 : 19 December 2019


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

If the SNP and Green members do not support Professor Tomkins’s amendment 3, they are setting up the bill not to be the gold standard of referendums, but legislation that has been put throug...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2019 : 19 December 2019


Alex Rowley

Prisons may well remain stable and well run, but if we are to adhere to the principles of crime, punishment and rehabilitation, there are shortages. As I have sai...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20415.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 60, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20415.2: Education (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20415: Education (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20448: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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S5M-20318.1: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20318: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 55, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 13
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 56, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-20197: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20136: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20050: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19768: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19221: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18877: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18765: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18669: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17265.2: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17160: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03945: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03842: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26163: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26033: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03667: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03577: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25132: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01751: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24516: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24416: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/07/2019 Show Full Question >>

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