Murdo Fraser MSP

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


Murdo Fraser (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Con)

The Scottish Government’s 2014 white paper on independence described the annual “Government Expenditure and Revenue Scotland” report as



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Murdo Fraser

Is Mr Mason aware of the fact that, in England, spending per head on education is substantially lower than it is in Scotland? We benefit from the Barnett formula ...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Murdo Fraser

That is a reasonable question. The point that I was trying to make is that it is all about the balance between the two. It is not about either/or,



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Murdo Fraser (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Con)

At the start of the debate, my colleague Liz Smith set out the number of times that we have debated education in the chamber in Government time in the past five years. We have also seen a gr...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


Murdo Fraser

Given that the Scottish Government’s track record in taking over private companies such as Ferguson Marine, Burntisland Fabrications—BiFab—and Prestwick airport i...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2020 [Draft] : 15 January 2020


8. Murdo Fraser (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with potential buyers for the ScotRail franchise. (S5O-04000)



Finance and Constitution Committee 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Murdo Fraser

I can assure you that I am not the one who is embarrassed.



Finance and Constitution Committee 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Murdo Fraser

Let us not get into that, because it is a matter for the debate this afternoon.



Finance and Constitution Committee 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Murdo Fraser

I am a democrat, cabinet secretary. We had a referendum, and I believe that we should respect the outcome of referendums.



Finance and Constitution Committee 08 January 2020 [Draft] : 08 January 2020


Murdo Fraser

You have answered my question. Thank you.

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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 55, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
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-20474: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20473: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19578: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18916: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18537: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18460: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18454: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18350: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18256: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17364: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-04035: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04000: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03926: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03892: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26549: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03849: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03831: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03732: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26407: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03680: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Question >>

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