Alexander Burnett MSP

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Finance and Constitution Committee 27 November 2019 [Draft] : 27 November 2019


Alexander Burnett

I think that Adam Tomkins’s objection to amendment 96 on religious grounds is sufficient, but I also support John Mason’s criticism that there has not been enough...



Finance and Constitution Committee 27 November 2019 [Draft] : 27 November 2019


Alexander Burnett

I agree with you; I just wonder why you do not agree that including the Electoral Commission would be a better starting point.



Finance and Constitution Committee 27 November 2019 [Draft] : 27 November 2019


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

I heard what Patrick Harvie said. Given the amendment to section 1, the Parliament could add a role for the Electoral Commission in analysing the question. Does he agree that the reverse cou...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 November 2019 [Draft] : 26 November 2019


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

I am delighted to speak in the debate, which highlights Scotland’s role as a science nation.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 November 2019 [Draft] : 21 November 2019


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action, a charity in my constituency and the wider north-east region, does an incredible amount of work to support the third sector. It says that the Scottish Governm...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Alexander Burnett

Residents in Drumoak and Durris still face huge issues in getting Park bridge reopened and this has left the community divided. Residents, schoolchildren, busines...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


5. Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what additional funding will be given to local authorities to support maintenance of essential transport infrastructure. (S5O-03741)



Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

I thank the committee clerks for their considerable efforts in producing the report. I also thank those who gave evidence on the bill, both written and in person....



Meeting of the Parliament 31 October 2019 : 31 October 2019


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

I note my entry in the register of members’ interests in relation to renewable energy.



Meeting of the Parliament 09 October 2019 : 09 October 2019


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

I speak in support of Dean Lockhart’s amendments regarding the car park tax, which will penalise rural communities that do not have the luxury of good public transport. Legislating for a wor...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20095: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20096: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20159: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20158: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20157: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19972: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19973: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19863: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19521: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19500: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-26538: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03848: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26396: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26395: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26394: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26393: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26392: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26258: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03741: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26207: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Question >>

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