Mike Rumbles MSP

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Mike Rumbles MSP

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  • Member for: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

Mike is a member of the following Committees:

Mike is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles

My question was based on the fact that it appears that Northern Irish businesses have an advantage because they can access the EU market and they are part of the ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles

I am only jesting. I am trying to make the point that in trying to sort out the issue of trade in practical terms, the Northern Ireland Assembly is being given a ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles

So you want your cake and you want to eat it.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles

As you said, that would create a huge amount of administration, especially for small businesses and microbusinesses. I suppose that the political get-out clause f...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles

Let us take an example. Are you saying that if you have to abide by both sets of regulations, you will pay according to whichever rate is the higher of the two?

Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles

How would you prove it?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

Good morning. I want to take us back to the direct impact of customs matters on Scottish and Northern Irish trade. So far, our questions and answers have been foc...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles

That level of opposition has not changed one iota since 2014.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland) (LD)

The First Minister is fond of talking about democratic mandates, but does she recognise that, last month, 55 per cent of Scottish voters voted for candidates who ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Mike Rumbles

I do not think that there is any chance of that.

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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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20415.2: Education (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20415: Education (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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
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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
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 13
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 56, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-16123.2.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15016.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14807.3: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14720.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14520.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14509.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14094.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13876.2: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12010.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11289.1: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03939: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26603: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03852: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03821: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26398: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26397: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03804: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01831: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03631: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25324: Mike Rumbles, North East Scotland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/09/2019 Show Full Question >>

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