Mairi Gougeon MSP

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

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


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

I am grateful to have the opportunity to close this important debate, which celebrates world wetlands day with its theme of wetlands and biodiversity. I thank John Finnie for bringing the de...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Mairi Gougeon

Absolutely. We know that, as our climate changes, we are seeing more extreme weather events. I am sure that everyone in the chamber has watched in horror the even...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


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

The Scottish Government’s resilience division is working with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service to include an updated assessment of wildfire risk in the second...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Mairi Gougeon

The previous scheme was one of the only such schemes to exist across the whole of the United Kingdom. I absolutely recognise the importance of the issue, which wa...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Mairi Gougeon

The need to change culture and practice is one of the core conclusions that was made in the report. Key recommendations in the report to try to achieve that chang...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


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

I was delighted to see the publication of the final report of the women in agriculture task force in November last year. The task force’s recommendations will del...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Mairi Gougeon

If passed, our Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill will increase the maximum penalties for existing serious domestic animal a...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Mairi Gougeon

I thank Colin Smyth for that question, which I completely understand. I have met him and other members to discuss the proposals that I announced in January last year. I hope that he and othe...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


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

Yes.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 17 December 2019 [Draft] : 17 December 2019


Mairi Gougeon

All the relevant powers and the issues that you raise are covered by what we are proposing. The bill is quite comprehensive in relation to some of the safeguards,...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20415.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 60, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-20415.2: Education (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-20415: Education (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-20448: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-20318.1: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20318: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 55, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 13
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 56, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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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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