Neil Findlay MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 November 2019 [Draft] : 21 November 2019


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

NHS Lothian is predicting a £90 million budget deficit, yet it is paying up to £1,700 a shift to a private nursing agency to cover staff absence. Why? ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2019 [Draft] : 20 November 2019


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

I declare an interest: my wife and daughter work in the NHS. The NHS i...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2019 [Draft] : 20 November 2019


Neil Findlay

Will Mr Halcro Johnston take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2019 [Draft] : 20 November 2019


Neil Findlay

Mr McArthur might have been coming to this, but will he take this opportunity to apologise for his party’s behaviour when it was in coalition with the Tories? The...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2019 [Draft] : 20 November 2019


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

Will the cabinet secretary tell us whether she wants to keep universal credit, given that it is completely and utterly discredited?



Meeting of the Parliament 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

Staff shortages across the NHS are putting at risk the health and lives of patients, especially cancer patients. As I discovered last week through a freedom of in...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


Neil Findlay

That was a very strong point. On the back of that, do you think that there should be restrictions on the number of times that MSPs can stand for re-election? MSYP...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


Neil Findlay

I have a question about information for voters and what the best format for that is. When I worked as a teacher, I found that young people were very informed abou...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


Neil Findlay

Mark Ruskell was kind enough to remind me of the election a few years ago when one party was branded as “Alex Salmond for First Minister” to get priority on the b...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


Neil Findlay

Would you recommend that?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19851.1: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19851.2: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19851: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 16 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19822.3: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 22 Abstain: 5
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19822.1: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19743: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19539: Referendums (Scotland) Bill: Financial Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19715.3: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 64, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19715.2: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 19, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19715: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-19959: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19915: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19912: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19913: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19914: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19875: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19856: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19820: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19819: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19806: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-26333: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26332: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26298: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26299: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26297: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26295: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26296: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26294: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26254: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26126: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2019 Show Full Question >>

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