Alison Johnstone MSP

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


Alison Johnstone

It is really important that people value vocational subjects and the jobs that they lead to. However, the national minimum wage does not: the minimum wage for app...



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


3. Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to achieve parity of esteem between academic and vocational education, as recommended by the commission for...



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


Alison Johnstone

Thank you. 10:30  



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


Alison Johnstone

There are areas outside Scottish Parliament competence to which the Smith commission extends intergovernmental working, such as energy market systems, renewables ...



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


Alison Johnstone

It would be good for the committee to understand that.



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


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I would be grateful if the witnesses could tell us whether there is an equivalent to the no-detriment principle in other countries with devolved or federal system...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015


Alison Johnstone

If we agree in principle, and if we are as supportive as we all purport to be, we should support the amendments today and look at the technicalities before stage ...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015


Alison Johnstone

I would certainly be happy to work with the minister before stage 3, but I am afraid that those commitments do not yet cover the essentials of my proposal. I, too...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I thank the committee for its time today, and I thank the convener for agreeing that this important issue should be considered at stage 2. I know that you have a ...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015


Alison Johnstone

I have a constituent who was asked to be both at the jobcentre and at an interview for a training course at the same time, which resulted in him having his benefi...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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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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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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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

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Motion S4M-12960: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12899: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12430: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12323: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12167: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12057: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11994: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11980.2: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11780: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11722: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4T-00996: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04156: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24746: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24745: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04097: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24691: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24690: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24451: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24450: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24449: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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