Rhoda Grant MSP

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Rhoda Grant MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Rhoda is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] Business until 15:44 : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

We all know that the main priority for people in food poverty is to feed their families and not to fill in consultation forms—that becomes a secondary concern for...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Our crofters and farmers have been looking for an indication of the direction of travel on agricultural support post-Brexit for some time, and I hope that today will bring some clarity.

Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The debate has highlighted the potential of the life sciences sector, in which Scotland is a world leader. As Richard Leonard said, this morning we visited the Ro...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

We have much indigenous talent in Scotland that could well boost our economy, but financial assistance tends to be given to larger companies. What will the Scotti...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

There have been long-standing concerns about the Scottish Government’s transparency. We now know that the First Minister has spoken to Alex Salmond on five separa...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 December 2018 [Draft] : 19 December 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I thank Alasdair Allan for securing the debate. In a year that has mar...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 December 2018 : 18 December 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Which ports and routes are the Scottish Government considering as alternatives to Dover? What boats does the Government hope to procure, given that it cannot find boats to fulfil its own rou...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

In the budget proposals there is no mention of an industrial strategy; they simply reheat initiatives that have not worked. There are no new ideas to boost our ec...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Rhoda Grant

The sector is sustainable—in fact, its fishers have led the way in sustainability through V-notching of lobsters and so on. Those fishermen know where their catch...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Rhoda Grant

I have lost count of the number of times that I have spoken in this end-of-year negotiations debate, so I cannot join the bidding war that has been going on this afternoon. However, it is an...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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ForCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15422: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15279.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15096.1: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14858: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14823: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14757: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14652: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14423: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14359: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14298: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20998: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20631: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01369: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02651: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20076: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20047: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20044: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20033: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20030: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20034: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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