Maurice Golden MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2020 [Draft] : 20 February 2020


Maurice Golden

Yes, I agree that the best-quality food that is produced in the UK is produced here, in Scotland, and that any standard for the whole UK should reflect that.

Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2020 [Draft] : 20 February 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

I thank members of the SNP, the Labour Party—a welcome addition—and the Liberal Democrats for supporting my motion. This Parliament has set ambitious targets for achieving net zero emissions...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2020 [Draft] : 20 February 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

The Gleddoch hotel in Renfrewshire has a slow internet connection that profoundly impacts its business. It would cost an eye-watering £165,000 to install a fibre ...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2020 [Draft] : 06 February 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

The Scottish National Party is set to miss a range of environmental targets this year, from biodiversity and active travel, to recycling and low-carbon vehicles. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 [Draft] : 05 February 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

The cabinet secretary is right that the Government should lead on climate change. However, active travel is declining and transport emissions have barely changed ...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 February 2020 [Draft] : 05 February 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

The Scottish National Party is set to miss a range of climate change targets this year. It will fall short on one in six biodiversity targets, progress on active ...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020


Maurice Golden

We know that the independent sector has a track record of maximising educational and career attainment. We know that the SNP has continually failed in the educati...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

Sir William Wallace, Sir George Mackenzie, Viscount Duncan of Camperdown, Sir David Baxter, D C Thomson, Mary Lily Walker, Brian Taylor, Andrew Marr, K T Tunstall...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2020 [Draft] : 28 January 2020


Maurice Golden

I know that the member is a committed European, and I find it incredibly worrying and disappointing that members of the SNP seek to barrack and bully and boo resp...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2020 [Draft] : 28 January 2020


Maurice Golden

I thank the member for her comments. Some of the SNP members might want to make representation to their business manager on extending parliamentary time, perhaps ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20882.3: Standing up for NHS Staff and Patients (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2020
Result - For: 59, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20882.1: Standing up for NHS Staff and Patients (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2020
Result - For: 120, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20882: Standing up for NHS Staff and Patients (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2020
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20716.4: No Case for Tax Increases or Further Cuts to Public Spending (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/02/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 57 Abstain: 1
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S5M-20716: No Case for Tax Increases or Further Cuts to Public Spending (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 05/02/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 38 Abstain: 20
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AgainstCarried
S5M-20705: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/02/2020
Result - For: 78, Against: 32 Abstain: 6
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SP Bill 44: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 32
Meeting Date: 04/02/2020
Result - For: 87, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 44: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 04/02/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 44: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 34
Meeting Date: 04/02/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 44: Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 04/02/2020
Result - For: 104, Against: 8 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20869: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20548: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18657: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18323: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18172: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18175: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18174: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18176: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18173: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18171: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-27505: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27506: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27458: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27457: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27340: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27342: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27341: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27343: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27318: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27295: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 R Show Full Question >>

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