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  • Member for: Aberdeenshire East
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

The community right-to-buy process has evolved over the past few years and the bill takes it much further than it has been before. However, there is nothing to st...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 03, 2015


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

I would have thought that a parliamentarian of Ken Macintosh’s long experience would know that the Advocate General is a post of the Westminster Government.

Meeting of the Parliament 19 February 2015 : Thursday, February 19, 2015


Alex Salmond

Since I am here, I will reciprocate. Jackie Baillie rightly touched on the fact—perhaps she should reflect on the point—that this is about the practical effect an...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 February 2015 : Thursday, February 19, 2015


Alex Salmond

Because of the three reasons that I outlined. First, the poll tax cost more to collect in many circumstances than could be collected. Secondly, the debt is mythic...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 February 2015 : Thursday, February 19, 2015


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

I speak not so much as the member of the Scottish Parliament for Aberdeenshire East but as Alex from Strichen, who was moved to call the “Call Kaye” phone-in prog...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2015 : Thursday, January 15, 2015


Alex Salmond

I do not know whether the minister is aware of just how serious the situation is with regard to the minimum wage not keeping pace with inflation. I have some figu...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 January 2015 : Thursday, January 15, 2015


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

As the member knows, the support that the Scottish Government provided in 2011 to put public sector workers on the living wage was crucial. The Labour Administrat...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 January 2015 : Thursday, January 08, 2015


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

I thank the minister for detailing the six streams of action that the Scottish Government has taken and I ask him for assurance that those actions will be intensi...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 December 2014 : Wednesday, December 03, 2014


Alex Salmond (Aberdeenshire East) (SNP)

As we think about the serious problems of NHS Grampian and compare them with the tragedy in the Vale of Leven hospital, was not the essential lesson of the Vale o...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 November 2014 : Tuesday, November 18, 2014


The First Minister (Alex Salmond)

I promise that I will be brief, Presiding Officer.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 1 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 3 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 4 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 6 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 7 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 15 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 17 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 22 moved by Cara Hilton on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (S
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Amendment 19 moved by Michael Matheson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-13484: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13481: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13479: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13478: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12911: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12288: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10843: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09773: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09774: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08707: Alex Salmond, Aberdeenshire East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S1W-15120: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1W-14237: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1W-14124: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1W-14125: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1O-03120: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1W-13760: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1W-13761: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1W-13483: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1W-13698: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2001 Show Full Question >>
Question S1W-13069: Alex Salmond, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2001 Show Full Question >>

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