Alex Johnstone MSP

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Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit
Trustee of the Scottish Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund

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Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Alex Johnstone

When John Swinney described the process of negotiating the figures for the land and buildings transaction tax before it was devolved, he seemed to suggest that he...

Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Alex Johnstone

Finally, I seek opinions from both of you on a different matter. We spoke earlier about the rigidity of structures and the flexibility that politicians can achiev...

Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Alex Johnstone

Intergovernmental agreement will be essential to having a complete budget process on both sides. Is it possible to run intergovernmental structures in parallel wi...

Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Alex Johnstone

My questions are on money. The calculation of tax, spend, no detriment and block grant adjustments is going to be a big annual process and it will have to fit in ...

Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

His mind was wandering.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

In the past 20 minutes, the First Minister has praised the effect of a growing private sector on the Scottish economy and, at another point, demanded vast increas...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

Yesterday, the Chancellor of the Exchequer committed to city deals for Aberdeen and Inverness. Will the First Minister commit the Scottish Government to working h...

Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Alex Johnstone

Does that specifically address the fact that a high proportion of heavy goods vehicles in Germany are non-German?



Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Alex Johnstone

My final question is a bit of a catch-all and you may have covered some of this before I arrived. Are there any good examples of Government interventions or fundi...

Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Alex Johnstone

I live opposite a flower shop that regularly gets large lorries delivering flowers and I do not imagine that they weigh very much. They also come from Holland.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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YesDefeated

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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NoCarried

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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AbstainCarried

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

S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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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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NoDefeated

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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YesDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-12095.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11849: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11763.1: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11603: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11494.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11295: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11023.3: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10777.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10185.1: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10051.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04210: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04123: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 R Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04067: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04035: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00926: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24197: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24198: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24199: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03828: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03820: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/12/2014 Show Full Question >>

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