Mark Ruskell MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2019 : 26 June 2019


Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Green)

Business improvement districts are needed to regenerate our town centres, but we see too many BIDs being controlled by big businesses that are making controversia...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

Amendment 147 would require the annual progress reports on the climate change plan to include information on the level of spending that would be put towards the p...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

Can the cabinet secretary confirm that the outcome of that preferred policy-making process will be reflected in the next climate change plan?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

Can you point out anything in amendment 49 that would require ministers to set targets? I agree that targets might be necessary, but surely it is the actions that...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

Will the member give way?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

I will speak to amendment 136, in my name, as well as amendments 135 and 49, and others.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

I shall reflect on those comments. I seek to withdraw amendment 46. <...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

This group of amendments deals with the timing of the climate change plans. My amendments 46 and 48 would set in legislation a requirement for ministers to publis...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

I welcome the commitment from the cabinet secretary. We need to leave no stone unturned in our fight against climate change, and consumption emissions are an impo...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 25 June 2019 : 25 June 2019


Mark Ruskell

I agree that if Scotland had all the powers of a normal country or state, we would have more levers. However, we can take action on an intranational basis and on ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 144
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 108, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 61
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 104
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 68, Against: 45 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 105
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 45, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 146
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 44, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-18535: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18001: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17802: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17660: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17353: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17304.3: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17206: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17092: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16784: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16555: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-24453: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24454: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24452: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24421: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24420: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24339: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24213: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24215: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-24212: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2019 Show Full Question >>

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