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


Tom Mason

I am not suggesting the first-past-the-post system. I am suggesting a system in which there is identification with an area and t...



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


Tom Mason

Yes, but nobody understands it.



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


Tom Mason

Do you not think that a system of representation based on Scotland’s additional member system, in which there would be identification with a constituency, would work better for proportionali...



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


Tom Mason

However, there is no accountability in the multiward council system, because four or five members are accountable for up to 19,000 people. There is no identification with the area and no ide...



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


Tom Mason

I have a question about the proposal to increase the number of councillors to five in some wards. I declare an interest as I am a local councillor at the moment. ...



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


Tom Mason (North East Scotland) (Con)

I want to raise two issues.



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


Tom Mason

Papers obtained by the Scottish Conservatives show that civil servants have deprioritised policy areas to work on the Scottish National Party’s indyref 2 plans. When will the SNP Government ...



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


5. Tom Mason (North East Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what advice it has received from the permanent secretary regarding its legislative priorities for the remainder of the parliamentary session. (S5O-03757)

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


Tom Mason (North East Scotland) (Con)

I thank Ruth Maguire for this important members’ business debate.

Local Government and Communities Committee 13 November 2019 [Draft] : 13 November 2019


Tom Mason

I have one more main point. Have you taken into consideration anywhere the issues around empty accommodation, including quantity and turnover and the re-letting o...

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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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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AgainstDefeated
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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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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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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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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
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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Motion S5M-19651: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19619: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19618: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19547: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19531: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19532: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19472: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19461: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19454: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19453: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-03757: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03721: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03682: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25794: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25783: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25616: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25617: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25492: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25493: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25413: Tom Mason, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2019 Show Full Question >>

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