David Torrance MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


David Torrance

Following the recent reports of an alleged fraudulent scheme linked to a Fife funeral director business, which has impacted on a number of my constituents, can th...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


3. David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what progress it is making in developing the draft statutory code of practice for funeral directors. (S5O-03875)



Public Petitions Committee 21 November 2019 [Draft] : 21 November 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Good morning, everyone. By 2019, the Scottish wildcat conservation action plan aimed to have secured at least five stable populations of Scottish wildcats in the wild; a better understanding...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2019 [Draft] : 20 November 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

A new body to strengthen infection prevention and control, including in the built environment, was announced in the programme for government. How can it be used t...



Health and Sport Committee 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


David Torrance

The key to social prescribing and activities for the whole population is how we advertise them so that people know that such activities are out there. My constitu...



Health and Sport Committee 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


David Torrance

I am the MSP for the Kirkcaldy constituency.



Health and Sport Committee 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


David Torrance

When work goes out to tender, what responsibility does a contractor have to check that its building conforms to the national standards that exist for all ventilat...



Health and Sport Committee 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

What role did Health Facilities Scotland have in ensuring that the Royal hospital for children and young people complied with relevant guidance to do with the ven...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


David Torrance

Citizens Advice Scotland’s do the right thing campaign is currently raising awareness among young people of their rights at work. CAS has found that one in 10 you...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


4. David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to raise awareness among young people of their employment rights. (S5O-03764)

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20076: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20006: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19937: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19932: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19933: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19934: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19936: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19848: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19847: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19846: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-03875: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03764: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03719: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25734: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03664: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03603: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03572: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03507: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03434: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03414: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Question >>

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