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 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Derek Mackay

The Scottish Government has a sponsorship role for the Court of the Lord Lyon. The Scottish ministers are ultimately accountable to the Scottish Parliament for th...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


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

I know that the subject is of great interest to the entire chamber—[Interruption]—and particularly th...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Derek Mackay

Local authorities south of the border got reductions in their budgets, whereas there was real-terms growth in local government budgets in Scotland. I did not ring...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Derek Mackay

The Scottish Government’s resilience committee continues to meet. It is looking at a range of actions, including those on transport. However, our seafood sector w...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


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

Brexit is already impacting the Scottish economy, with the associated uncertainty impacting business and consumer confidence and leading to increased stockpiling and reduced investment inten...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Derek Mackay

There was more of a question in what Mr Carson was saying before he was cut off than there was in what was supposedly the question.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


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

The Scottish Government has no plans for any new national parks and has therefore not undertaken any economic impact assessment.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Derek Mackay

Murdo Fraser now seems to want to have a debate rather than ask a question. I quite enjoy a debate too, but his question was about the costings. The legislation h...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


Derek Mackay

As Murdo Fraser knows, his question is premature, because the legislation has not been taken through Parliament yet.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 March 2019 [Draft] : 28 March 2019


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

Under Scottish income tax policy, 55 per cent of taxpayers are better off than they would be if they lived elsewhere in the United Kingdom. Next year, 70 per cent of public sector workers co...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17023: Business Motion (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/04/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16554.4: Revoking Article 50 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-16554.1: Revoking Article 50 (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16554.3: Revoking Article 50 (Neil Findlay)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 33 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-16554: Revoking Article 50 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-16555.1: Climate Emergency (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16555.4: Climate Emergency (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16555.3: Climate Emergency (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 22, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16555: Climate Emergency (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 111 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16445.3: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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 >>
Motion S5M-15625: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15594: Derek Mackay, Renfrewshire North and West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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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