Mairi Gougeon MSP

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  • Member for: Angus North and Mearns
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Mairi is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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


Mairi Gougeon

Absolutely. As I said in response to Tom Arthur’s question, a no-deal Brexit would be catastrophic for Scotland, and our primary producers would feel the brunt of...



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


Mairi Gougeon

I would be delighted to go to the member’s constituency and to meet anybody who has concerns and would like to discuss them with me. I am glad that the member has...



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


The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

A no-deal Brexit would be catastrophic for farmers and the farming industry in Mr Arthur’s Renfrewshire constituency, as it would be across Scotland. We will do what we can with the powers t...



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


Mairi Gougeon

I wish that I could say that it has, but the UK Government has provided nothing but uncertainty for Scottish farming. We are now potentially only 57 days from lea...



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


The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

We note the publicity around the Andersons Centre report. Its conclusions echo those of other research and analysis that has been conducted, including by this Government. Although there will...



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


Mairi Gougeon

I am aware of the work that the member has been undertaking. Through river basin management planning, the Scottish Government and SEPA have prioritised action on ...



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


The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

The Scottish Government supports on-going work by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency and Scottish Water to reduce water pollution in Almond Valley. As well as protecting the River Al...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2019 : 27 June 2019


Mairi Gougeon

I can confirm that. Proposals for increasing the maximum sentence for the worst cases of animal cruelty, including attacks on service animals, were consulted on as part of the Scottish Gover...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2019 : 27 June 2019


The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

The Scottish Government is committed to the highest possible animal welfare standards. We are taking forward legislation on animal sanctuaries, the breeding and sale of dogs, cats and rabbit...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2019 : 13 June 2019


The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

I will do my best to get around to the many points that members have raised. As ever, it has been an interesting and enjoyable debate.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-18902.3: Mismanagement of NHS Construction Projects (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 18/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-18902: Mismanagement of NHS Construction Projects (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 18/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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S5M-18896.3: Restoring Trust in Criminal Sentencing (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 18/09/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 28 Abstain: 25
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S5M-18896: Restoring Trust in Criminal Sentencing (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 18/09/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 28 Abstain: 6
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S5M-18885.1: The Impact of the UK Government’s Family Migration Policy on Scotland (Alexander Stewart)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2019
Result - For: 30, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-18885: The Impact of the UK Government’s Family Migration Policy on Scotland (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-18778.1: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 34, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-18767.1: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18767: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 1 Abstain: 29
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Motion S5M-17690: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17290: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17291: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16123.2: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14625: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12634: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12554: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12357: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11992: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11704: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02127: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02066: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02308: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15842: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15841: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15840: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02068: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01791: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01720: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01682: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2018 Show Full Question >>

Lobbying

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Change of name

Mairi Gougeon was elected as Mairi Evans. She changed her name on 17 July 2017.

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