David Torrance MSP

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Health and Sport Committee 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


David Torrance

Given the potential for a second wave of Covid-19 infections, is the NHS Louisa Jordan a good example of pandemic planning by the Scottish Government, and is it r...



Health and Sport Committee 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


David Torrance

How is the NHS Louisa Jordan hospital currently being used, and is it providing value for money?



Health and Sport Committee 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


David Torrance

The data shows that, between 8 and 9 per cent of calls are abandoned altogether. What happens to abandoned calls? Can you call those people back?



Health and Sport Committee 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

My question is around performance targets and relates to your answers to David Stewart’s questions.



Public Petitions Committee 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


David Torrance

Given that the data is being collected through the yellow card scheme and Scottish clinical coding, I am happy to agree with Maurice Corry that we should close th...



Public Petitions Committee 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


David Torrance

I agree with Maurice Corry. We should close the petition under rule 15.7. The Law Society of Scotland does not agree with the call in the petition



Public Petitions Committee 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


David Torrance

Like my colleagues, I would like to keep the petition open. We need to write to the Scottish Funding Council, and we definitely need to write to the minister to a...



Public Petitions Committee 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


David Torrance

For the sake of consensus, I will agree with the other members of the committee.



Public Petitions Committee 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


David Torrance

The Scottish Government’s response to the petition states that what it calls for

Public Petitions Committee 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


David Torrance

I would be quite happy to close the petition under rule 15.7 of standing orders. If the Scottish Government has no intentions of...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22845: The Social Security Administration and Tribunal Membership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2020
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780.3: Prioritising Education Over Independence (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-22772: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22630: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22522: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22486: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22485: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21873: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21823: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21701: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21702: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21640: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2020 R Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5T-02400: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04595: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04484: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04479: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-02293: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04219: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04112: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04043: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03967: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03875: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2019 Show Full Question >>

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