Finlay Carson MSP

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Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson

Thank you.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson

Certainly. If the order is just about the process of simplifying things and transferring certain obligations of licensing from Marine Scotland, are we likely to s...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson

The purpose of the instrument is to transfer regulation or exempt an activity. Is there anything that the controlled activities regulations do not pick up when th...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson

Good morning, and thank you for joining us.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson

We have heard about various ways in which the community steps up to the mark, and a lot of that is about resilience. We have also seen, particularly in Dumfries a...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson

Yes. Thank you, convener. I appreciate that.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson

Good morning. I want to look at behaviour change. Since March, a huge change has been forced on people because of the lockdown. Zero Waste Scotland’s annual carbo...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson

My question is very appropriate, given Colin Campbell’s points about the natural capital asset index. We have seen a huge increase in the number of visitors to our countryside, through the s...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

My questions are around the budget that we have already seen. The climate emergency response group suggested that there should be a £100 million agricultural modernisation fund, but the Gove...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 15 September 2020 [Draft] : 15 September 2020


Finlay Carson

We have talked about private investment. We are currently going through Ofgem’s draft determination for the RIIO-T2 transmission price control review, part of the emphasis of which is on red...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22780.3: Prioritising Education Over Independence (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-22696: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22667: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22611: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21914: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21851: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21850: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21510: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21483: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21454: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21398: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-32007: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31490: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31445: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31344: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31345: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31343: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04524: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31196: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31197: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31195: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2020 Show Full Question >>

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