Andy Wightman MSP

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Andy Wightman MSP

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  • Member for: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Green Party

Andy is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Andy Wightman

I do not want to sound like a stuck record, but the minister represents a constituency that contains tens of thousands of acres of land owned by the aforementione...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Andy Wightman

Alexander Stewart has gone on at length about the situation in Aberdeenshire. Does he agree that it would have been better for Aberdeenshire to have had the power...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Andy Wightman

Joan McAlpine mentioned the generous package of reliefs. Why does she think that Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who is one of the richest men in the world...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Andy Wightman

This might seem to be a pedantic point, but the member has persistently referred to “business rates”. He and I are members of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body, and I do not think th...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Andy Wightman

I will not. Thank you, Presiding Officer. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

Thank you, Presiding Officer. Do I have five minutes or six?



Meeting of the Parliament 09 October 2019 [Draft] : 09 October 2019


Andy Wightman

Will the member take an intervention?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 October 2019 [Draft] : 08 October 2019


Andy Wightman

I want to pick up on Elizabeth Leighton’s point about getting demand down at the same time as decarbonising heat, and challenge Teresa Bray’s optimism. The Europe...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 October 2019 [Draft] : 08 October 2019


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

I am an MSP for Lothian.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2019 [Draft] : 03 October 2019


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

Will the member take an intervention?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19287.1: Supporting Innovation (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19287.2: Supporting Innovation (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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AbstainDefeated
SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S5M-18623: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19193.1: Give Them Time Campaign (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19190.2: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19190.1: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19190: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-18394: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18046: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17545: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17204: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16445.2: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16396: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16015: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16009: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15067: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15025: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-25572: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25573: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25570: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25571: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25575: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25576: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25574: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25569: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24608: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24609: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/08/2019 Show Full Question >>

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