Tavish Scott MSP

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Tavish Scott MSP

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  • Member for: Shetland Islands
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

Tavish is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

I, too, thank Iain Gray and the Labour Party for lodging the motion, which Liberal Democrats will support, along with the Government amendment.



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Tavish Scott

Absolutely. We could spend an afternoon on that issue, too. That was an entirely fair question.



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Tavish Scott

Can I, Presiding Officer?



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Tavish Scott

The real message from the debate is that Kenny Gibson should, in the future, not insult the Presiding Officer, in order to ensure that he can finish his speeches....



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Tavish Scott

I hope Gail Ross accepts that, if that argument had been followed, we would never have built the Sullom Voe oil terminal or the Total gas plant at a cost of $4 billion, and engineering compa...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

The space race is on—it is Scotland as a location versus European and worldwide alternatives. The issue is not just whether Scotland can be such a location; it is...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

I, too, have sympathy for the minister given the lack of clarity that is being caused by what is currently going on. However, it is a bit puzzling why an action p...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

The internationally recognised Fair Isle bird observatory was destroyed by a fire last weekend. Thankfully, no one was injured. Despite the valiant efforts of fir...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 07 March 2019 [Draft] : 07 March 2019


Tavish Scott

Okay. Thank you.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 07 March 2019 [Draft] : 07 March 2019


Tavish Scott

I think that you are right about agriculture. We absolutely know that what you say is true of agriculture, but it is not true of fishing.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-16445.1: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Edward Mountain)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16445.3: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-16445.2: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-16445: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-16407.4: Student Support (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-16407.1: Student Support (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16407: Student Support (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16408.3: Free Bus Travel for Under-25s (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 29 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
SP Bill 35: Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 19/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
Not VotedCarried
S5M-16394: Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-16407.3: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16403: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16351: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16312.1: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16190: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16104: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 01/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16076: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/02/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15743: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15355: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15254: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-21966: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21963: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21967: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21964: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21954: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21934: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21883: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21884: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21885: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02940: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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