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:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2019 : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

Why does the First Minister believe that teachers are contemplating strike action?



Education and Skills Committee 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Tavish Scott

In that case, do you think that by next year’s budget there might be a change to this allocation mechanism? After all, it has been around for a number of years now.



Education and Skills Committee 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Tavish Scott

We have discussed this before, but have you given any more thought to the very point that you have made about the poverty indices and the mechanism by which you collate the data that leads t...



Education and Skills Committee 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Tavish Scott

That is a fair comment. Am I right in saying that nine local authorities receive funding from the attainment Scotland fund?



Education and Skills Committee 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Tavish Scott

What is the difference? I appreciate that this is in some ways a deadly dull discussion, but can you clarify the difference between this funding and the attainment Scotland funding, which I ...



Education and Skills Committee 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Tavish Scott

In its briefing for today’s meeting, SPICe highlights as “grant funding” that “is ‘ringfenced’” £120 million for pupil equity funding, £4.5 million for Gaelic and £262.2 million for early ye...



Education and Skills Committee 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

Cabinet secretary, will you set out the advantages to the Government of using ring fencing as a mechanism in, for example, the pupil equity fund?



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Tavish Scott

I thank the cabinet secretary for her assessment of that source of heat. She is, of course, aware that a district heating scheme has been operating in Lerwick sin...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


4. Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on progress towards its 90 per cent carbon reduction target, and how district heating schemes can help achieve this. (S5O-027...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

Last night, Theresa May’s deal was savaged by MPs—mostly her own, despite her showering them with knighthoods and honours and giving £1 billion to the Democratic ...

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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
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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AgainstDefeated
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-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 >>
Motion S5M-15255: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15096.2: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15040: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15010: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14937: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14671: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14638.2: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14521.3: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20990: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02762: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20772: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20694: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20578: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20579: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20577: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20445: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20407: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02681: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Question >>

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