David Stewart MSP

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Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body 

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2020 [Draft] : 20 February 2020


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The First Minister will be well aware that Scotland has one of the highest rates of type 2 diabetes in Europe. It costs the NHS £1 billion a year in avoidable com...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2020 [Draft] : 20 February 2020


David Stewart

Last week, the Scottish Salmon Producers’ Organisation warned that, without a close relationship and tariff-free trade with the European Union, the industry could...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2020 [Draft] : 20 February 2020


8. David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to support the salmon industry following Brexit. (S5O-04152)



Meeting of the Parliament 19 February 2020 [Draft] : 19 February 2020


David Stewart

It is certainly worth having a look at it. There has been long debate about vaping. Some critics have argued that it should also be banned because it can cause se...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 February 2020 [Draft] : 19 February 2020


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I congratulate Rachael Hamilton on securing this important debate. As the member has already acknowledged, there is clearly broad support across this chamber for ...



Health and Sport Committee 18 February 2020 [Draft] : 18 February 2020


David Stewart

Yes.



Health and Sport Committee 18 February 2020 [Draft] : 18 February 2020


David Stewart

Can the panel provide examples of best practice, from Scotland or other countries, that we could use in our inquiry?



Health and Sport Committee 18 February 2020 [Draft] : 18 February 2020


David Stewart

We have heard in previous evidence sessions that the key performance indicator, which is that no more than 0.4 per cent of medicines should be wasted, is being me...



Health and Sport Committee 18 February 2020 [Draft] : 18 February 2020


David Stewart

Are the targets for medicines waste in hospitals being met in your board and in other boards across Scotland?



Health and Sport Committee 18 February 2020 [Draft] : 18 February 2020


David Stewart

How can we better control medicines waste in hospital settings?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20882.3: Standing up for NHS Staff and Patients (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2020
Result - For: 59, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20882.1: Standing up for NHS Staff and Patients (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2020
Result - For: 120, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20882: Standing up for NHS Staff and Patients (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2020
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20716.4: No Case for Tax Increases or Further Cuts to Public Spending (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/02/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 57 Abstain: 1
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S5M-20716: No Case for Tax Increases or Further Cuts to Public Spending (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 05/02/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 38 Abstain: 20
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-20705: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/02/2020
Result - For: 78, Against: 32 Abstain: 6
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 44: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 32
Meeting Date: 04/02/2020
Result - For: 87, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 44: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 04/02/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 44: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 34
Meeting Date: 04/02/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 44: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 04/02/2020
Result - For: 104, Against: 8 Abstain: 0
ForCarried

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Motion S5M-20660: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20228: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20154: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19918: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19776: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19698: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5W-27515: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27516: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04160: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04152: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27364: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27363: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27362: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27288: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27289: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27291: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Question >>

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