Maurice Golden MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 09 July 2020 [Draft] : 09 July 2020


Maurice Golden

Will the finance secretary now play her part in helping Scotland by extending the current business rates holiday for as long as is needed?



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 09 July 2020 [Draft] : 09 July 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

Yesterday, the British Government gave Scotland’s tourism and hospitality sector a massive boost by reducing VAT to just 5 per cent. The chancellor is doing whate...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 25 June 2020 [Draft] : 25 June 2020


Maurice Golden

Yes. Thank you.



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 25 June 2020 [Draft] : 25 June 2020


Maurice Golden

It is understood that the public sector equality duty review is delayed. Can the minister provide the committee with an update on that, please?



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 25 June 2020 [Draft] : 25 June 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

I accept that we are in an emergency situation, but how has the Scottish Government been undertaking impact assessments on all Covid-19-related policies?

Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

I thank the clerks, the convener and the members of the Equalities and Human Rights Committee, as well as the cabinet secretary, for their approach in producing t...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Maurice Golden

Yes, I do, but we need more action from the Scottish Government in that area—for example, in ensuring that we have deep-port capacity for decommissioning in Scotl...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

What started as a health crisis has become an economic crisis, too. Since March, Scotland’s economy has shrunk by a quarter. Tens of thousands of people risk losing their jobs, and businesse...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 June 2020 [Draft] : 18 June 2020


Maurice Golden

No, I am content.



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 18 June 2020 [Draft] : 18 June 2020


Maurice Golden

We have touched on the Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020 provisions that allow local authorities to disapply key principles of the Adults with Incapacity Scotland A...

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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstCarried
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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ForCarried
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
ForCarried
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
AgainstCarried
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

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Motion S5M-22236: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22119.2: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21776: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21729: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21568: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21415: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21384: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21274: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21085: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20869: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-30652: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30651: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-30648: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/07/2020 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30649: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/07/2020 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30523: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/07/2020 Show Full Question >>

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