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


Dave Thompson (Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch) (SNP)

The cabinet secretary noted that many crofters and farmers in my constituency are suffering at the moment, and I thank him for his comments about people who are e...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 28 January 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, January 28, 2016


Dave Thompson (Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch) (SNP)

I agree with the comments that have been made on the Trade Union Bill, which is absolutely awful. Unfortunately, this Parliament does not have the power to preven...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 27 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dave Thompson (Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch) (SNP)

I support the principle of MPAs. We have to conserve our environment and I am 100 per cent behind that, however, I have witnessed the decline in fishing over the ...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 27 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dave Thompson

The science is very important in respect of the spillover effects and the other factors that you mention. That is why we really must put in a lot of effort on the...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 27 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dave Thompson

I will support the orders today—I make that clear from the start. However, as Mike Russell and other speakers have said, we have to get this right. It is a really...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 27 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dave Thompson

My comments in the previous debate on the MPAs hold true in this case as well.



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 27 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dave Thompson

Amendment 109 seeks to provide marginal additional flexibility to the community and the minister in relation to the right to buy. It still leaves considerable pro...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 27 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dave Thompson

In light of the minister’s assurances, I will not move the amendment, and I look forward to meeting her to discuss matters.



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 27 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dave Thompson

Amendment 110 is designed to close a potential loophole that an owner could use to circumvent the community right-to-buy provisions. It seeks to clarify that the ...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 27 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


Dave Thompson

In light of the minister’s comments, convener, I would like to withdraw amendment 110.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 28 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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Amendment 29 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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NoDefeated

Amendment 30 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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NoDefeated

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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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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NoDefeated

Amendment 29 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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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-15530: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15291: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13942: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13221: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12254: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12191.1: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11004: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10559: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10123: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10093: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-05554: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05493: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05243: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-28709: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-28710: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04735: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04681: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04529: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/08/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04428: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24759: Dave Thompson, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2015 Show Full Question >>

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