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Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Last November, I attended a Rotary Club of Currie Balerno event at which I had the opportunity to discuss with members the club’s work in the community. During th...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Thank you.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Let me go back to my earlier question. Are you satisfied that the ONS data—which predominantly covers the UK, so only a small amount of it relates to Scotland—is ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

You mentioned people’s progress through education and into careers. How will you measure the impact on wellbeing, fair work, business models and innovation?

Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

That is helpful. The committee has carried out an inquiry into the eco...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Are the three remaining people to be recruited to fill specific gaps in expertise in the unit in order for it to be able to analyse all the data that is coming in about the Scottish economy?...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

Are those five staff transfers from other Scottish Government agencies, or are they new people brought in from business, for example?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

We have started to talk about the analytical unit, and you have said that the first draft of the performance framework will be available in March. What resource is available to the unit? Wha...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald

You mentioned the national performance targets. I was going to mention that they have not been met. How is it that the enterprise agencies’ targets can be met yet...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I have a general question about enterprise agency targets. Scottish Enterprise successfully delivered all of its business plan measures for 2017-18, and Highlands...

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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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-15130: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15094: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14957: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-14693: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20651: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-19892: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02536: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
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