Iain Gray MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 January 2020 [Draft] : 23 January 2020


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Colleges Scotland has identified the sum of £29.4 million additional revenue funding, above baseline, that it will require in the next financial year in order to ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Iain Gray

Frankly, if the best the cabinet secretary can do is say, “It’s a bit less bad here than it is in England and Wales,” perhaps that is why our councils face the problems that they do.<...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

When it comes to investing in our future, there really cannot be any investment more important than the education of our children and grandchildren. Of course, th...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I am pleased to join the welcome in the chamber for the bill, following the committee’s report. As members from other parties in the chamber will, my Labour colleagues and I will support the...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Iain Gray

Will Bob Doris acknowledge that standard grades were designed to be taught in the way that he described?



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Iain Gray

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Iain Gray

I agree that facilitating pupils to study a subject by attending another school when there is a small uptake at their own school is not a new idea; that has happe...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Iain Gray

Will the member accept that as long as that report counts work in zero-hours contracts as a positive destination, it is not worth the paper that it is written on?



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Iain Gray

I understand that that is the theory, but the evidence that the committee received is that that is not the reality. For example, we were given very specific evidence that that is not the rea...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Iain Gray

What matters is not just the studying of subjects but the level to which pupils can study them. All the evidence that the Education and Skills Committee received ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20528.2: Investing in Our Future (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20528.1: Investing in Our Future (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 55, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-20528: Investing in Our Future (Sarah Boyack)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 55, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 31
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 31, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 32
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 91, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 98, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
AbstainCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 34
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-20415.2: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20343: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20014: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19889: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19717.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19745: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19670: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19583: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19584: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19193: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-27034: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27033: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27020: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27019: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26873: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26872: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03840: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26381: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03689: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03645: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2019 Show Full Question >>

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