Willie Rennie MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

We support this emergency measure. Councils need the finance to deliver the new policies and laws that are being passed at a great pace by the Scottish Government and the Scottish Parliament...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

Bruce Crawford summed up the situation well when he said that “we are in a war against an unsee...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

I am concerned about a potential rise in domestic abuse as we endure this period of lockdown. How can we ensure that there is support for potential victims and th...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

My sympathies, too, are with those who have lost family, friends and neighbours. I do not know anybody who has been afflicted by this disease yet, but I think that, when we know someone affe...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

The powers in the bill are inevitable in these extreme circumstances. Nevertheless, I am sure that the cabinet secretary will understand my nervousness that, under clause 76(2), they will la...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

I thank the education secretary for advance sight of his statement, especially as he prepared it during difficult personal circumstances.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Willie Rennie

I appreciate the work of the First Minister, the clarity that she is providing and the professional way in which she is going about it.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


4. Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

Jackson Carlaw, Patrick Harvie, Nicola Sturgeon and I met yesterday. We agreed that we will keep on meeting, and that we are going to work together, because this crisis demands that we work ...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

I welcome the cabinet secretary’s statement about the referendum. It would be sensible for the UK Government to follow suit with Brexit, so I echo his calls on that front. It is important th...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

I am particularly concerned about how elderly prisoners or those who have long-term pre-existing conditions can practise social distancing in the close confines o...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21279: Female Genital Mutilation (Protection and Guidance) (Scotland) Bill (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2020
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-21177.3: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-21177.1: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-21177: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-21170: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2020 [draft] (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21174: Scottish Biometrics Commissioner Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 110, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21113: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/03/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21090: Scottish Rate Resolution (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 04/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 50 Abstain: 5
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21013.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21013: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-20993: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 25/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20813: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20767: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20755: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20716.2: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20671: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20615.2: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20035: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 25/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18778.1: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17521: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5F-04056: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-04032: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04199: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 25/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03986: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03951: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27239: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03909: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03871: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03817: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03953: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 17/12/2019 Show Full Question >>

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