Andy Wightman MSP

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Andy Wightman MSP

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Parliamentary Activities

Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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Local Government and Communities Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


Andy Wightman

I appreciate what the minister has just said, and I agree. I suppose that I was seeking reassurance that, having reflected properly on its content, the minister w...



Local Government and Communities Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


Andy Wightman

I lodged amendment 1 in order to bring a debate on the question of commencement to the committee. Section 13 of the bill, which is entitled “Commencement”, says t...



Local Government and Communities Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


Andy Wightman

I support amendment 74. When it was lodged, I was rather surprised to discover that we had not made any recommendation on the matter in our stage 1 report. That w...



Local Government and Communities Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

Amendment 46 is designed to establish the quantum of buildings that have low levels of energy efficiency and that require improvements by the target date. However, I will not move it, as it ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 02 April 2019 [Draft] : 02 April 2019


Andy Wightman

Okay. I will finish by inviting you to submit evidence to the committee. We are seeking evidence on the Scottish National Investment Bank Bill until 3 May, which ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 02 April 2019 [Draft] : 02 April 2019


Andy Wightman

The finance is available from clients, who procure buildings, roads and infrastructure. That capital is available. Are you talking about the capital requirements ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 02 April 2019 [Draft] : 02 April 2019


Andy Wightman

In any particular ways beyond what you have touched on in relation to SMEs?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 02 April 2019 [Draft] : 02 April 2019


Andy Wightman

I am just seeking to explore the conversations that you have had with the Government rather than your particular preferences. We all have preferences.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 02 April 2019 [Draft] : 02 April 2019


Andy Wightman

Do you envisage the Scottish national investment bank providing working capital to SMEs?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 02 April 2019 [Draft] : 02 April 2019


Andy Wightman

Can you say a little bit more about what the capital is for?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-16554.4: Revoking Article 50 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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S5M-16554.1: Revoking Article 50 (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 1
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S5M-16554.3: Revoking Article 50 (Neil Findlay)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 33 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-16554: Revoking Article 50 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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S5M-16555.1: Climate Emergency (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16555.4: Climate Emergency (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16555.3: Climate Emergency (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 22, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16555: Climate Emergency (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 111 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16445.3: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16445.2: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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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 >>
Motion S5M-14962.2: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14748: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14569: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14483: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-21897: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02972: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02824: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02799: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20182: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02550: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02509: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02320: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18329: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02136: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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