Edward Mountain MSP

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Edward Mountain MSP

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

Edward is a member of the following Committees:

Edward is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners' Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I have watched and worked on the Transport (Scotland) Bill from the moment it was introduced in Parliament. As a member of the Rural Economy and Connectivity Comm...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I thank John Finnie for not moving amendment 175, although I do not fully understand why.



Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

The new Highland prison has been delayed for years and the current prison is no longer fit for purpose. It is overcrowded, and 200 prisoners from the Highlands an...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 09 October 2019 [Draft] : 09 October 2019


The Convener

The time has gone quickly. I thank everyone who came to join this discussion.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 09 October 2019 [Draft] : 09 October 2019


The Convener

Calum Duncan, when you indicated that you wanted to speak, I shook my head, but if you can be very brief, I will give you the final word.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 09 October 2019 [Draft] : 09 October 2019


The Convener

Three people want to come in. I will bring in Elspeth Macdonald, Elaine Whyte and then Mike Park. I think that Alistair Sinclair also wants to come in. If you are very brief, I can get all f...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 09 October 2019 [Draft] : 09 October 2019


The Convener

I will bring in Alastair McNeill, because he has been sitting very quietly and I have not always been able to see whether he has wanted to answer a question, and then I will bring in Jimmy B...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 09 October 2019 [Draft] : 09 October 2019


The Convener

John Finnie has the final theme.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 09 October 2019 [Draft] : 09 October 2019


The Convener

I am sure that committee members will pick that up with the cabinet secretary when he comes in. I will bring in Mike Park before we move on to the final theme.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 09 October 2019 [Draft] : 09 October 2019


The Convener

I am afraid that we must go on to the next theme, which Colin Smyth will lead on.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19287.1: Supporting Innovation (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19287.2: Supporting Innovation (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2019
Result - For: 49, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 38: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 47, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-18623: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19193.1: Give Them Time Campaign (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19190.2: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19190.1: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19190: Don't Extend the ScotRail Franchise (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 02/10/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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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 >>
Motion S5M-19419: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19421: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
Motion S5M-18287: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18288: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18275: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03641: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2019 R Show Full Question >>
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 >>
Question S5O-03486: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24522: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24521: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24520: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23900: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23903: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2019 R Show Full Question >>
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