David Torrance MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


David Torrance

Over recent months, I have met a number of local businesses in my constituency, including the impressive family-run business Fife Creamery Ltd. It is one of a growing number of companies tha...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


7. David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government when it last met representatives of the food and drink sector and what was discussed. (S5O-03228)



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


David Torrance

I think that you have answered most of the next part of my question. However, in its submission, Scottish Rural Action mentions



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Given the wide range of additional medical services that are offered by many GPs in rural communities and the isolated nature of their location, why was that addi...



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


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Will the cabinet secretary outline how lines of communication between clinical and senior staff can be improved to ensure that all NHS staff feel supported at wor...



Public Petitions Committee 25 April 2019 [Draft] : 25 April 2019


David Torrance

In everybody’s areas, there are high schools in which there is good practice in dealing with pupils’ mental health issues, so it might be worth having a look at t...



Public Petitions Committee 25 April 2019 [Draft] : 25 April 2019


David Torrance

On corroboration, you state in your petition that “The current law of corroboration appears onl...



Public Petitions Committee 25 April 2019 [Draft] : 25 April 2019


David Torrance

We can look into that.



Public Petitions Committee 25 April 2019 [Draft] : 25 April 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

You have referred to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child and, under point number 5 of your petition, you suggest that a number of the convention’s articles <...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 April 2019 [Draft] : 24 April 2019


David Torrance

The cabinet secretary will be aware that the European elections will see the election of six Scottish MEPs. Can the cabinet secretary reflect on what Scotland’s p...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17304.1: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17304.2: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 14, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17304.3: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 20, Against: 35 Abstain: 56
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AbstainDefeated
S5M-17304: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 76, Against: 29 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-17281.4: Treatment Time Guarantee (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281.1: Treatment Time Guarantee (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17281.2: Treatment Time Guarantee (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17281: Treatment Time Guarantee (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17280.2: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 52 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-17265.2: Adopting the Place Principle (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/05/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-17144: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17147: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17142: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17145: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17143: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17039: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16991: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16992: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16993: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16995: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03228: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03134: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22544: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21979: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02992: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02937: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02901: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02751: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02591: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02470: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Question >>

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