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 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Edward Mountain

Let us work to get on with that. We do not need more consultation. It is time to get moving for agriculture. Cabinet secretary, if you cannot do that, I suggest that you move on. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Edward Mountain

I agree with Peter Chapman that we need to get on with the new system, but we need to have a vision. I agree with Claudia Beamis...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Edward Mountain

No. I am sorry—I am in my last minute.



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Edward Mountain

If you want to interrupt from a sedentary position, stand up and ask for an intervention. If not, Mr Brown, I suggest that you leave your comments until later.

Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I refer members to my entry in the register of interests—specifically, as it relates to farming. To be absolutely clear and to avoid any dubiety, I point out that...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Edward Mountain

At £9.90 a day in NHS Highland, it is extremely expensive to watch television. NHS Highland entered a 15-year contract that is due to expire in June 2019. Will th...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


2. Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on the affordability for patients of using bedside televisions in hospitals. (S5O-02750)



Meeting of the Parliament 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I refer members to my entry in the register of members’ interests, specifically on farming.



Meeting of the Parliament 20 December 2018 : 20 December 2018


Edward Mountain

I, too, pay tribute to people in the emergency services and public services who are working during the Christmas period, including in the national health service ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 December 2018 : 20 December 2018


7. Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

To ask the First Minister whether the Scottish Government will acknowledge the people from across the country who will be working over the festive period to keep Scotland going. (S5F-02899)<...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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AbstainCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-15398: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15397: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15395: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15399: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15394: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15393: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15064: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14643: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14486: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14355: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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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 >>
Question S5W-20699: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02750: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02899: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20620: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20263: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20262: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20010: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20009: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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