Gordon MacDonald MSP

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Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 25 June 2019 [Draft] : 25 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald

We heard from JV Driver Group when we had a round-table meeting that, in Canada, companies that fail to deliver what they committed to in local benefit agreements can be fined. The example w...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 25 June 2019 [Draft] : 25 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

We have already touched on the area that I was going to ask about, which is conditionality. You have highlighted issues that the Scottish Government will be dealing with—decommissioning, Cro...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 June 2019 [Draft] : 25 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I welcome the Scottish Government’s on-going commitment to empowering teachers and its securing of a landmark deal on teachers’ pay, but can the cabinet secretary...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2019 [Draft] : 18 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald

I thank the cabinet secretary for that answer and for her efforts to address the problem. The issue needs to be addressed for the long term. Will the cabinet secr...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2019 [Draft] : 18 June 2019


3. Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government whether it is aware of any action being taken to ensure that the Edinburgh festivals do not experience the same difficulties as last year regarding complex vis...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 11 June 2019 [Draft] : 11 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald

The British Business Bank has recently established a new demand development unit. I know that the Scottish Investment Bank works closely with the British Business...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 11 June 2019 [Draft] : 11 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Again on demand, the committee heard from Rob Hunter that the Development Bank of Wales had an aim of reaching £80 million of investment by 2022 but that it achie...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 11 June 2019 [Draft] : 11 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Evidence to the committee has suggested that there is not the level of demand in the economy that was envisaged. Rob Hunter, from the Development Bank of Wales, s...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 04 June 2019 [Draft] : 04 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald

When it comes to stimulating demand, how important are the microloans that the Development Bank of Wales hands out to the sector?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 04 June 2019 [Draft] : 04 June 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Mr Hunter, I note that the Development Bank of Wales was established in October 2017 and that, in the last full financial year to March 2019, it had investments o...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 144
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 108, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 61
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 104
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 68, Against: 45 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 105
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 45, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 146
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-18150: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18154: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18101: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18018: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17903: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17898: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17679: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-17669: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17351: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03399: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03356: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03362: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23234: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03271: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22907: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22504: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22503: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21857: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21654: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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