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


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Does the minister share ASH Scotland’s assessment of the link between smoking and health inequality? Does he agree that we need a national strategy that tackles s...



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

I will follow up one point before I forget it. You will know that one of the retention issues is that we tend to retain doctors in areas where there are already m...



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

On a related point, you might or might not be aware that the programme for government, which the First Minister announced recently, includes a commitment for a ne...



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

Would any other panel members like to contribute?



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

I would like to discuss GP training. One of the excellent initiatives that I have come across is the Scottish graduate entry medicine programme—ScotGEM—which is d...



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

That does not sound very modern. [Laughter



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

That takes me nicely into my last question, which is about the demands of working in remote and rural areas, of which I have some experience, from representing the Highlands and Islands. I w...



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

Would it help if your occupation were to be a controlled occupation? What would the steps be to get more sophisticated workforce management in the future?<...



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

The two Davids on the panel—David McColl and David Quigley—have made relevant and, frankly, scary points. At its most basic, we do not know how many full-time or ...



Health and Sport Committee 01 October 2019 [Draft] : 01 October 2019


David Stewart

Jonathan Burton touched on workforce planning in his answer to Brian Whittle. How effective is workforce planning in your occupations?

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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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19287.2: Supporting Innovation (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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Not VotedDefeated
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
Not VotedDefeated
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
Not VotedDefeated
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
Not VotedDefeated
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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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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Motion S5M-19252: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17976: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17862: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17634: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17034.1: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16710.1: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16410: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16312.3: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16056: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16060: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-25784: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
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