Mark McDonald MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald

One way in which to reduce the amount of money that is spent on benefits is to remove people from the situation of relying on in-work benefits. Does Lewis Macdona...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald

We should consider that point versus the point about those who are being actively pursued and prosecuted for tax evasion. Again, we can see that the UK Government...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald

The Exchequer makes a net saving in that area.

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (SNP)

On the basis that I can keep my balance for five minutes, that is how long I intend to take.

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald

I am interested in Willie Rennie’s point that economic competence can be determined as a result of predictions on oil price. At the time when the Scottish Governm...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald

I am grateful to Jackie Baillie for her sympathy. I note her claim that only Labour offers an alternative, but given that the shadow chancellor stated, the day af...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (SNP)

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Mark McDonald

Concerns have been raised with me that, when large-scale developments are proposed, there is often no prior consultation between developers, health boards and primary care providers such as ...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
3. Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what guidance it has issued to planning authorities regarding the provision or expansion of primary healthcare facilities as a cons...

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S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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YesCarried

S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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NoDefeated

S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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NoDefeated

S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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NoDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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YesCarried

S4M-12763.1 Claire Baker: Post-study Work Visas—As an amendment to motion S4M-12763 in the name of H
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YesCarried

S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
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YesCarried

S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12678.3 Neil Findlay: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the name
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S4M-12678.1 Annabel Goldie: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the nam
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Not VotedDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Mark McDonald
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Motion S4M-12762: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12734: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12513: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12446: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12401: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12121: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12064: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12001: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11902: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11795: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25094: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04166: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24707: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24703: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04038: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04022: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24246: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02570: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03965: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03882: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2015 Show Full Question >>

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