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Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


Alison Johnstone

The committee was tasked with scrutinising the previous UK Government’s translation of the Smith commission’s recommendations into proposed law. As my committee c...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I, too, would like to recognise the diligence of the committee’s clerks and our advisers in the process, and I thank all those who gave evidence to assist us in our deliberations. The commit...



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 30 April 2015 : Thursday, April 30, 2015


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Yes. Following on from the questions about looked-after children, who are often overlooked, I have a question about young people with disabilities. <...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 April 2015 : Thursday, April 30, 2015


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I, too, thank Neil Findlay for giving us the opportunity to debate this important topic.



Meeting of the Parliament 30 April 2015 : Thursday, April 30, 2015


Alison Johnstone

There are obviously huge variations in investment and outcomes across the country, but I welcome the progress that has been made. It is a waste if that training c...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 April 2015 : Thursday, April 30, 2015


9. Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

To ask the Scottish Government what progress it is making toward ensuring that every child has the opportunity to undertake on-road cycle training. (S4O-04272)

Meeting of the Parliament 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Alison Johnstone

The member speaks about conditions that might benefit trade here, but what about the impact of the trade deal on low-income countries? The Westminster Environment...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

Will Jamie McGrigor give way?



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Alison Johnstone

That formal approach certainly sounds like a robust way in which we can ensure that no one is left out, so perhaps it should be adopted by all local authorities.<...



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Alison Johnstone

I want to discuss a bit more those who are hard to reach—those who might benefit most from voting but who have traditionally not voted. Bill Scott states in his e...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-13258 Patrick Harvie: Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general
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S4M-13246.2 Iain Gray: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in the
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S4M-13246.1 Liz Smith: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in the
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S4M-13246.3 Liam McArthur: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in
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S4M-13246 Angela Constance: Equity and Excellence in Education—That the Parliament agrees that there
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S4M-13203.3 Angela Constance: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-13203 i
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S4M-13203 Jackie Baillie: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament agrees that reducing
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4M-13134.1 Jamie McGrigor: Circular Economy (Waste Management)—As an amendment to motion S4M-13134 i
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S4M-13112.2 Mary Scanlon: Scottish Apprenticeship Week—As an amendment to motion S4M-13112 in the na
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S4M-13007 Christina McKelvie on behalf of the European and External Relations Committee: 2nd Report,
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S4M-13284: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13235: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13012: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12970: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S4W-25792: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25630: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25496: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25497: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25499: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25498: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25495: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04272: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
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 >>

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