Alasdair Allan MSP

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Alasdair Allan MSP

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  • Member for: Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


The Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages (Dr Alasdair Allan)

Tapadh leibh, Oifigeir-riaghlaidh. The bill delivers on our manifesto ...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


Dr Allan

I thank Liam McArthur for his presentation of this sensitive and important issue. Although I recognise and understand his intent, I continue to disagree with his ...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


The Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages (Dr Alasdair Allan)

The First Minister undertook a private meeting with Aberdeen City Council and Police Scotland on 2 November, following the tragic death of the Cults academy pupil...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dr Allan

The member rightly points to a problem that affects Aberdeen City Council and a number of other local authorities in the north-east. A number of measures are bein...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dr Allan

As the member is more than well aware, the Scottish Government’s grant has been cut by the United Kingdom Government—that is a fact that he did not and never does...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


The Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages (Dr Alasdair Allan)

We provide local authorities with almost £5 billion of annual funding together with advice and guidance to enable them to provide high-quality education services....



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dr Allan

Over Scotland, the support that is given for education has been maintained. It is for individual local authorities to justify their decisions.



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dr Allan

I can certainly respond in writing to provide further detail, but I can say that the overall figures for North Ayrshire—[Interruption.]



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dr Allan

I am answering the question that the member has just put to me.

Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


The Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages (Dr Alasdair Allan)

The Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning met directors of education or their representatives on 19 November 2015 at the Association of Directors ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 28 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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Amendment 29 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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Amendment 30 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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S4M-14673 Richard Simpson: Alcohol (Licensing, Public Health and Criminal Justice) (Scotland) Bill—T
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S4M-15522 John Swinney: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general prin
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YesCarried

S4M-15522.1 Jackie Baillie: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—As an amendment to motion S4M-15522 in the
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Amendment 18 moved by Mark Griffin on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 29 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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NoDefeated

Amendment 30 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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NoDefeated

Amendment 32 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-12385.3: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09963: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09140.2: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06643: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-05154: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-04313: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-03004: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-00959: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/09/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S3M-08121: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S3M-07960: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2011 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-00084: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-00037: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-13444: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40450: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40318: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-38093: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-37604: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-10498: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32754: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/03/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32185: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2010 Show Full Question >>