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 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I am pleased to contribute to the debate in my capacity as the convener of the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee.



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I thank the minister for giving way and refer members to my entry in the register of members’ interests.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


The Convener

We will now move into private session. 11:50 Meeting continued in private until 12:33.  



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


The Convener

Does the committee agree to write to the Scottish Government to confirm that it is content for consent to be given for the UK SIs that are referred to in the notifications?



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


The Convener

Item 3 is the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. We have received consent notifications in relation to two UK statutory instruments, as detailed on the agenda. The instruments cover the c...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


The Convener

I thank Glenn Preston, Jonathan Ruff and Mansoor Hanif for their evidence. It has been very interesting—as it always is—to hear about the work that is going on.

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


The Convener

Jamie Greene has a brief question. It will be the last one.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


The Convener

I think that we have made the point on that.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


The Convener

It is dangerous to talk about there being 100 per cent indoor voice coverage from at least one operator. I am sure that in every constituency there are houses in ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 03 April 2019 [Draft] : 03 April 2019


The Convener

They are from that report.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-16554.4: Revoking Article 50 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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AgainstCarried
S5M-16554.1: Revoking Article 50 (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 1
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ForDefeated
S5M-16554.3: Revoking Article 50 (Neil Findlay)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 33 Abstain: 1
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AgainstCarried
S5M-16554: Revoking Article 50 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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AgainstCarried
S5M-16555.1: Climate Emergency (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-16555.4: Climate Emergency (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16555.3: Climate Emergency (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 22, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
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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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AgainstCarried
S5M-16445.2: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-16924: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16742: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/04/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16445.1: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16312.2: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16325: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16113: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15931: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15865: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15864: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15677: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03071: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02946: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21826: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21825: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21823: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02853: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21322: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21165: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02804: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20976: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Question >>

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