Derek Mackay MSP

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Derek Mackay MSP

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  • Member for: Renfrewshire North and West
  • Region: West Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Derek is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Derek Mackay

I know that Mr Kelly and Mr Fraser liked the answers so much that they will be able to hear them again at some point in the future, but I probably do not have time to do them justice here an...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Derek Mackay

The medium-term financial strategy takes account of the SFC’s taxation forecasts, and it will do so again at the next fiscal event—the Scottish budget—at which po...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Derek Mackay

I have addressed the issues that we have and the figures that must be reconciled at committee and through the medium-term financial strategy. Whether it is cyclic...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Derek Mackay

MPs will make the decision on national insurance contributions and the RUK income tax system. Because of the fiscal framework, the UK fiscal and tax policies will...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay)

The net impact on the Scottish budget will depend on how any tax cut is funded. All else being equal, a reduction in income tax receipts for the rest of the UK would result in a positive adj...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Derek Mackay

Of course, that will be done within the bounds of the decent standards of politicians and the ministerial code of conduct. Glasgow airport is in my constituency a...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Derek Mackay

Safety and security in aviation are absolutely paramount; there should be a focus on that and no standards should be lowered.



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work (Derek Mackay)

I had a telephone discussion with Glasgow Airport Ltd on 7 May to discuss matters relating to my role as Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work. I a...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Derek Mackay

That is a good description of the complexity of the system. There is an easy remedy for the complexity of devolution: Scottish independence.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Derek Mackay

The latest statistics show that, in 2018, Scotland’s productivity grew by 3.8 per cent, compared with 0.5 per cent in the UK as a whole. Further, since 2007, prod...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 144
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 108, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 61
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 104
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 68, Against: 45 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 105
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 45, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 146
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Derek Mackay
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-17425.3: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17190.1: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16393: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16045: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16046: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15921: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15907: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15879: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15863: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15751: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-04121: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04120: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04122: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04124: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04119: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04123: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04039: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04037: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04038: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-04036: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2011 Show Full Question >>

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