Gordon MacDonald MSP

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Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Thank you, convener. The only thing that I have to mention, which relates to the Scottish statutory instrument on the deposit and return scheme, is that I am the ...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald

How should visitors to prisons such as Saughton, in my constituency, proceed as we enter the new phase of self-isolation with Covid-19?



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


1. Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what steps prisons are taking to reduce the risk of the coronavirus, Covid-19, spreading among prisoners and staff. (S5O-04270)



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Across my constituency, unpaid carers will be facing an increase in a range of pressures in the months ahead. Can the cabinet secretary advise what steps can be taken to support carers who m...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald

Thank you very much. That was really helpful.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald

You said that you received guidance from Transport Scotland about where to place chargers. How closely do you work with Transport Scotland? What guidance does it ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald

Battery technology is moving on. When we were in Orkney, we were told that people there are getting roughly 120 miles out of a fully charged battery. I do not kno...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald

Have you been given any indication of the lifespan of the chargers?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald

Again, there will be connection charges.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Gordon MacDonald

Roughly, what is the cost of one charging point?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21279: Female Genital Mutilation (Protection and Guidance) (Scotland) Bill (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2020
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21177.3: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-21177.1: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21177: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21170: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2020 [draft] (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21174: Scottish Biometrics Commissioner Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 110, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21113: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/03/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21090: Scottish Rate Resolution (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 04/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 50 Abstain: 5
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ForCarried
S5M-21013.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21013: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-20962: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20952: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20777: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20772: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20566: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20469: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20464: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20299: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20092: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19941: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-28128: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28080: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04270: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27621: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04235: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27330: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04108: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04077: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27018: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04051: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Question >>

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