Edward Mountain MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners' Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

In 2015, I welcomed the Scottish Government’s announcement of a much-needed £16 million healthcare facility in Inverness. Work was due to start this summer, but w...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

I am sure that farmers are not competitive and would never try to outdo their neighbours. That might be a good point on which to draw this session to a close.

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

“The Farm Management Handbook” is a useful guide to what the best and the worst are doing across Scotland. That seems to be a good way for farmers and producers to see what is going on. Are ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

I do not see any violent disagreement with that view. Colin Smyth will ask the next question.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

I see the witnesses nodding.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

Does David Michie want to add anything about the consultation stage?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

Figures from Sarah Millar would be useful.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

It would be helpful if you could let the clerks have those figures in due course.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

That is probably for Martin Morgan or Sarah Millar. Who would like to go first?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


The Convener

Perfect. Does Martin Morgan want to come in on that?

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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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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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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S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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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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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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AgainstCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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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-19672: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19605: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-19420: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-19101: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18483: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18296: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18297: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03929: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03825: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26368: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-03753: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-03571: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03508: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
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