George Adam MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


George Adam

One thing that I have learned is that Boris Johnson is very good at making speeches and saying things out loud, but what he actually delivers is never what he has...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I am delighted to speak in today’s debate. I begin by reiterating what many of my colleagues and friends have said before me: we in Scotland did not vote to leave the European Union, and we ...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


George Adam

For personal reasons, I agree with everything that Mr Stewart said—I know Ken McGinley, so I know what he has gone through. He has explained to me what many of hi...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I have brought this debate to the chamber on the back of knowing and being friends with Ken McGinley, who is a nuclear test veteran. He is not from Paisley—he is ...



Health and Sport Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


George Adam

On the system, I take on board the fact that having independent contractors in the NHS right from day 1 was a key reason why we were able deliver the service. How...



Health and Sport Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


George Adam

Audit Scotland told us that the audit trail for GP surgeries stopped at the GPs’ door. It said that it was difficult for the Government or anyone else to move the strategy forward. As we pro...



Health and Sport Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


George Adam

It is a practical question. I am on the right committee, because my wife Stacey has three long-term conditions, the primary one being multiple sclerosis. On a pra...



Health and Sport Committee 05 November 2019 [Draft] : 05 November 2019


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

It is purely so that I understand where we are going. I am trying to work it out. I liked the metaphor that Chaloner Chute used when he talked about the plumbing ...



Health and Sport Committee 29 October 2019 [Draft] : 29 October 2019


George Adam

It has been great listening to the discussion. One of my bugbears, which Martin Hayman and Professor Davison brought up, is that it is difficult to get people in areas of higher deprivation ...



Health and Sport Committee 29 October 2019 [Draft] : 29 October 2019


George Adam

And a walking football superstar.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19851.1: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19851.2: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19851: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 16 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19822.3: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 22 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-19822.1: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19743: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19539: Referendums (Scotland) Bill: Financial Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19715.3: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 64, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19715.2: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 19, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19715: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-19685: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/11/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19406: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18772: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17249: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16105: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16088: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15173: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14852: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14729: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14357: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-23929: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01676: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22402: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20712: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20270: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19910: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19901: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18573: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17596: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17531: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2018 Show Full Question >>

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