John Finnie MSP

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John Finnie MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Green Party

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Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


The Convener

Many thanks. 13:00 Meeting continued in private until 14:26.  



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


The Convener (John Finnie)

Feasgar math, a h-uile duine. Good afternoon, everyone, and welcome to the third meeting in 2019 of the Justice Sub-Committee on...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


John Finnie

Will the cabinet secretary give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


John Finnie

I do not know where Liam Kerr got that figure from. Will he acknowledge that his party’s UK Government reviewed the policies that were available to local authorit...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


John Finnie

Does Liam Kerr accept that people are increasingly living in town and city centres, in particular in vacated shops, so LEZs would be a boon to them, never mind to...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


John Finnie

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


John Finnie

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


John Finnie

Will the member give way on that point?



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


John Finnie

Will Mike Rumbles give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 04 April 2019 [Draft] : 04 April 2019


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

As colleagues have done, I thank the people who have contributed to the bill—the witnesses, our staff and the many organisations that have provided briefings. At ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-16554.4: Revoking Article 50 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-16554.1: Revoking Article 50 (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16554.3: Revoking Article 50 (Neil Findlay)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 33 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-16554: Revoking Article 50 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-16555.1: Climate Emergency (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16555.4: Climate Emergency (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16555.3: Climate Emergency (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 22, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
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S5M-16555: Climate Emergency (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 27/03/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 111 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-16445.3: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16445.2: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-16844: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16408.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16258: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16194: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16013.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15770: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15615.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15457: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15403: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15243.1: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-22643: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22363: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22163: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22168: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22165: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22166: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22167: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22164: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22142: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03157: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Question >>

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