David Torrance MSP

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Health and Sport Committee 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


David Torrance

What will be the benefit to the NHS of the £700 million investment in health and social care integration?



Health and Sport Committee 15 January 2019 : 15 January 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

The committee has heard concerns about the operation of regional planning boards and the way in which the boards interact with NHS boards. When will the regional ...



Public Petitions Committee 10 January 2019 [Draft] : 10 January 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

The petitioner has previously raised concerns that some local authority representatives are “poorly informed” about the delivery of the extension. What is your re...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


David Torrance

In Fife, the level of council rent arrears directly attributable to the roll-out of universal credit currently exceeds £1.1 million. Does the cabinet secretary ag...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


3. David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government how the roll-out of universal credit is impacting on local authority rent arrears. (S5O-02751)



Public Petitions Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


David Torrance

I put on record the fact that I am a member of the Scout Association. First aid skills are taught to all uniformed sections, which means that children as young as...



Public Petitions Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


David Torrance

You say that the devices dispel young people from an area. What would you say to residents who have suffered years of antisocial behaviour and who might get relie...



Public Petitions Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


David Torrance

The research that was published in January makes the point that the devices are not an effective deterrent. How would you respond to people who might suggest that...



Public Petitions Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Just over 700 young people took part in the survey. That is not necessarily representative of all young people—it is a very small number compared with the number of young people in Scotland....



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2018 [Draft] : 19 December 2018


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Will the minister outline what the Scottish Government is doing to reduce sickness absence from work on the ground of poor mental health and how the increased fun...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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ForCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15038: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14982: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14951: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14952: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14950: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14916: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14917: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14620: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14492: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14493: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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 >>
Question S5O-02378: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02342: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02283: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02229: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02144: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02088: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02026: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2018 Show Full Question >>

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