Mairi Gougeon MSP

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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:

Mairi is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

I have concerns about this process. I will not rehearse or go over all the arguments, as that has been done adequately by members across the chamber. ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

If anything can be taken from the debate, it is the passion and strength of feeling that members across the chamber have for animal welfare and our wildlife, and the seriousness with which w...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

Yes, I will be as brief as I can. We tried to give the committee as m...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


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

I am delighted to present the Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill to Parliament for the stage 3 debate. I am passionate about protecting Scotland’s anima...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

I am happy that the amendments have had broad support across the chamber.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

The principal purpose of amendment 29 is to enhance the conservation and welfare of seals by removing specific grounds on which the Scottish ministers may grant licences for the killing or t...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

We talked about that when we debated the vicarious liability amendments; in particular, we talked about how important definitions are in law. That is especially t...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

I say from the outset that I sympathise with the aims of amendment 60. The Scottish Government recognises the importance of improving information sharing and co-ordination between the variou...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

We are already addressing the issues through non-legislative means. If the member will let me finish my points, I will further i...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 June 2020 [Draft] : 17 June 2020


Mairi Gougeon

Amendment 59 is similar to that which the member lodged at stage 2 and, although I note that the proposed timeline for the review has been amended, I still cannot...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22119.3: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-22119: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-22115: Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 22, Against: 56 Abstain: 1
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 42, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 37
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 38
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 39
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 40
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Mairi Gougeon
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Motion S5M-22044: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21200: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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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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Contact preference

This member prefers to be contacted by email rather than traditional mail.

Change of name

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

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