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


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

For once, my previous employment is actually of some use in a debate in Parliament. People lazily say “a former used-car salesman”. At this point, I say for the r...



Health and Sport Committee 18 December 2018 : 18 December 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I do not have any relevant interests to declare, other than the fact that my wife has a long-term condition—multiple sclerosis—which might be a reason for my wanting to be on the Health and ...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


George Adam

Of course it does.



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I know that the cabinet secretary is a keen sports fan and that the Scottish Government is committed to improving health and wellbeing. With that in mind, can he ...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

After a chaotic week in Westminster, Theresa May has become the first Prime Minister in the UK for 70 years to cancel a vote on a major international treaty. With...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2018 [Draft] : 29 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I am loving this debate. I am loving the fact that we are defining the very idea of our nation and our Scottishness. I thank my friend and colleague Tom Arthur for bringing this debate to th...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 November 2018 : 28 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Initially, I was going to articulate my arguments using the notes that I have in front of me but I have decided that I am sick of this nonsense—I am sick of getti...



Social Security Committee 22 November 2018 : 22 November 2018


George Adam

Those were extremely strong words from the UN rapporteur.



Social Security Committee 22 November 2018 : 22 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Many of the written submissions that we have seen contain suggestions for how the Scottish social security system could mitigate the impacts of universal credit. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I listened to the cabinet secretary’s statement with interest. I was shocked to hear of the delays and slippage from the DWP, which impacted on the work plans and...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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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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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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ForCarried
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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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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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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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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S5M-15261.1: Recognising the Life Sciences Sector in Scotland (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 09/01/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15243.2: Ultra-low Emission Vehicles (Liam McArthur)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2019
Result - For: 50, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15184.2: Contribution of EU Citizens to Scotland (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 19/12/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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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 >>
Motion S5M-14286: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14152: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13727: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13566: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13303: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12731: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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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 >>
Question S5W-17274: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17239: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17227: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>

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