Alex Rowley MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Alex Rowley

I was careful not to mention BiFab. I talked specifically about the contract that was awarded to another company last year. In the coming week I will meet the Min...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Alex Rowley

Yes.



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

The debate has been positive in recognising that we must take action on climate change and, equally, that we must provide an alternative that protects the livelih...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Some of the key sectors that the cabinet secretary talked about are characterised by low pay and poor terms and conditions. Does she agree that, where Government ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 09 January 2019 : 09 January 2019


Alex Rowley

Finance secretary, you said that you could talk about the real-terms increases in the previous two budgets. When I met council leaders earlier this week, one of t...



Local Government and Communities Committee 09 January 2019 : 09 January 2019


Alex Rowley

I turn to Aileen Campbell, because I want to ask a question about the housing portfolio. Given the housing crisis in Scotland, the target of 50,000 new affordable...



Local Government and Communities Committee 09 January 2019 : 09 January 2019


Alex Rowley

However, those priorities are your priorities. As you have said, local authorities are having to deprioritise other areas as a result of those priorities. In Fife...



Local Government and Communities Committee 09 January 2019 : 09 January 2019


Alex Rowley

You have hit the nail on the head. Nobody is disagreeing with the priorities that the Scottish Government has set out—



Local Government and Communities Committee 09 January 2019 : 09 January 2019


Alex Rowley

Let us get to the point that was discussed earlier about whether these are efficiency savings or cuts. Local authorities argue that there are no efficiency savings left to find—that they hav...



Local Government and Communities Committee 09 January 2019 : 09 January 2019


Alex Rowley

Almost 50 per cent of a council’s budget will be for education, and the bulk of that will be for pay for teachers and other staff. The point about ring fencing th...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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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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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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedDefeated
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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S5M-15261.1: Recognising the Life Sciences Sector in Scotland (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 09/01/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-15243.2: Ultra-low Emission Vehicles (Liam McArthur)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2019
Result - For: 50, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-15184.2: Contribution of EU Citizens to Scotland (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 19/12/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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Search for other Motions lodged by Alex Rowley
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-15426.1: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14717: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13237: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13248: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12788: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12769: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12651: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12631: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12464: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12267: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-02790: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02984: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02771: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02741: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02705: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20440: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20439: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20372: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02622: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02546: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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