Richard Leonard MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 December 2019


Richard Leonard

The Maryfield medical centre wrote to me last week, at the same time as it wrote to the First Minister. The truth is that genera...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 December 2019


Richard Leonard

An integral part of the new 2018 GP contract is “The National Code of Practice for GP Premises”, which recommends that health bo...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2019 [Draft] : 11 December 2019


2. Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Does the First Minister agree with her Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport that primary care is the “bedrock” of the health service?



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


Richard Leonard

For the past two weeks, the First Minister has toured the television studios up and down the United Kingdom, boasting about her record in Government. However, this week, we have had confirma...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


Richard Leonard

The First Minister is right in saying that, in September, Her Majesty’s inspectorate of constabulary in Scotland published a report on the Scottish Police Authority, but that is about where ...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


2. Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

What is the First Minister’s response to comments by Susan Deacon, who this morning resigned her post as chair of the Scottish Police Authority, saying:



Meeting of the Parliament 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Richard Leonard

The facility at Glasgow university that deals with sudden and unexpected deaths also handles 90 per cent of suspected drug-related deaths in Scotland. The First M...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Richard Leonard

Is the First Minister aware of the backlog of delays in toxicology reports from the University of Glasgow, which has an arrangement with the Crown Office, but whi...



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


Richard Leonard

The First Minister said that she would use the so-called independent sector in a structured way based on clinical priorities. How can she do that without the involvement of the clinicians in...



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


Richard Leonard

The uncomfortable truth is that private firms are being brought in by this Government to carry out routine operations at the heart of our public health service. L...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-19939: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17504.4: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17483: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17425: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17251: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17000.2: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16257.1: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15390: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15261.2: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14405: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5F-03780: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03758: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03747: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03727: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03707: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03684: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03654: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25927: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25928: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03626: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2019 Show Full Question >>

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