John Mason MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


John Mason

I thank the minister for that answer, and I am glad that progress is being made. I spent a day with the police in August, and the subject came up repeatedly. If a...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


4. John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to reduce the amount of time that the police spend assisting people with mental health issues on matters that should not require their...



Finance and Constitution Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


John Mason

Is the member arguing that if the details were known before the referendum, as might have been the case in 1997, we would not need a confirmatory vote, but that i...



Finance and Constitution Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


John Mason

I get the point that, in some cases, we might want a confirmatory referendum, but I question whether we would want to have one in every case. I am particularly th...



Finance and Constitution Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


John Mason

Will the member give way?



Finance and Constitution Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


John Mason

Would time come into it in some way? Does the member think that an outcome would be binding for a certain amount of time and then it would no longer be binding af...



Finance and Constitution Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


John Mason

Thank you for that clarification. I am int...



Finance and Constitution Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


John Mason

I did not want to interrupt Mr Tomkins too early; my apologies from being too late.



Finance and Constitution Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


John Mason

Will the member take an intervention?



Finance and Constitution Committee 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


John Mason

I just wanted to ask Jackie Baillie—maybe she would like to intervene on me—whether she could tell us a little more about her reasons for proposing a period of ei...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20180: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20024: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19988: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19817: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19705: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19667: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19669: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19635: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19525: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19395: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03876: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03843: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03773: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03808: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03746: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03672: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01762: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03526: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03378: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03288: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Question >>

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