Iain Gray MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:16 : 20 November 2019


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Relevant and appropriate courses are no good if we do not have teachers to teach them. We know that we have a particular problem in recruiting computer science te...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:16 : 20 November 2019


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I, too, start by thanking the cabinet secretary for early sight of his statement. Labour members certainly wish to be associated with his remarks on the importanc...



Education and Skills Committee 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Iain Gray

I am asking exactly how you would like the bill to be amended in order to reflect that.



Education and Skills Committee 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Iain Gray

I have a specific question for either Brian Houston or Robert Dorrian, or both. The Who Cares? Scotland submission says that the bill should



Education and Skills Committee 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Iain Gray

One way of closing the loophole would be to move to the approach that is taken in the 2019 act, but that is not what you are arguing for.



Education and Skills Committee 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Through the questions from the convener and Daniel Johnson, we have drawn out two contradictions between the Management of Offenders (Scotland) Act 2019 and the D...



Education and Skills Committee 06 November 2019 [Draft] : 06 November 2019


Iain Gray

There was a second theme.



Education and Skills Committee 06 November 2019 [Draft] : 06 November 2019


Iain Gray

Would that make the situation for the model that you are talking about for adults the same as the position of the families of foster carers?



Education and Skills Committee 06 November 2019 [Draft] : 06 November 2019


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I have a question that is specifically for Ben Hall. In your submission, you not only express some concerns about the nature of the bill but suggest amendments to the bill. How would you lik...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 November 2019 [Draft] : 06 November 2019


Iain Gray

The reality, of course, is that Mr Swinney is the only person left standing who is trying to argue that we do not have problems in our schools.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19851.1: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19851.2: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19851: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 16 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19822.3: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 22 Abstain: 5
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19822.1: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19743: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19539: Referendums (Scotland) Bill: Financial Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19715.3: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 64, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19715.2: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 19, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19715: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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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 >>
Motion S5M-19035: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18967: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18969: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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 >>
Question S5O-03582: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03558: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25202: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03501: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25062: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25061: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25060: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/09/2019 Show Full Question >>

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