Maurice Golden MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

I refer members to my entry in the register of interests. I welcome the cabinet secretary’s comments that the scheme will be ind...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 October 2019 : 31 October 2019


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

I thank the cabinet secretary for advance sight of her statement.

Meeting of the Parliament 10 October 2019 [Draft] : 10 October 2019


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

This week, out of necessity and because of the length of members’ contributions, decision time has had to be changed twice, which is unfortunate. The Parliamentar...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 October 2019 : 08 October 2019


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

What plans does the Scottish Government have for promoting and enhancing Scotland’s island biodiversity, particularly that of Arran in the west of Scotland, as we...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 September 2019 : 26 September 2019


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

I refer members to my entry in the register of members’ interests.

Meeting of the Parliament 25 September 2019 : 25 September 2019


Maurice Golden

Amendments 23 and 23A seek to introduce a requirement on the Scottish ministers to create a balance sheet to measure nitrogen flows across all sectors and media i...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 September 2019 : 25 September 2019


Maurice Golden

Conservatives support the principles of international environmental law and the intention behind many of the amendments in group 3. I am not fully convinced that ...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 September 2019 : 25 September 2019


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

The Scottish Conservatives are committed to tackling climate change and protecting our planet for future generations.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 September 2019 : 25 September 2019


Maurice Golden

I start with amendment 33, on an agricultural modernisation fund. It would introduce a requirement for the Scottish ministers to set out in the climate change pla...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 September 2019 : 25 September 2019


Maurice Golden

We will support amendment 13. However, I appreciate Mark Ruskell’s intention behind the amendment for a new climate change plan. The Conservatives agree that there should be a new plan. Ther...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939: Universal Credit (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19940.2: Investing in Scotland (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19940.1: Investing in Scotland (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19940: Investing in Scotland (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 69, Against: 41 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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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 >>
Motion S5M-18170: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18083: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-26272: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26273: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26262: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26249: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26247: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25766: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25597: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25598: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25499: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25498: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 R Show Full Question >>

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