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Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2014 : Tuesday, March 25, 2014
David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP) I am delighted to welcome to the gallery Stephen Gallagher, who is store manager of Asda Kirkcaldy, and Jean Ritchie, who is Asda Kirkcaldy’s community life champion. It is my pleasure to have the opportunity today to speak about the Asda community life programme—especially the community life progra...

Public Petitions Committee 18 March 2014 : Tuesday, March 18, 2014
David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP) I am happy for the committee to write to the Scottish Government and to ask the national screening committee to give evidence at the end of the year, because that is vital.



Public Petitions Committee 18 March 2014 : Tuesday, March 18, 2014
David Torrance No questions.



Public Petitions Committee 18 March 2014 : Tuesday, March 18, 2014
David Torrance I am happy to refer the petition to the Education and Culture Committee.



Meeting of the Parliament 13 March 2014 : Thursday, March 13, 2014
David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP) I thank Claire Baker for bringing the motion to Parliament and I welcome the members of Greener Kirkcaldy to the gallery.

I am delighted to have the opportunity to talk about Greener Kirkcaldy, because I have been following the project for several years. The community-focused organisation...

Meeting of the Parliament 05 March 2014 : Wednesday, March 05, 2014
David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP) I thank Linda Fabiani for bringing the motion to Parliament and welcome the opportunity to talk about Marie Curie Cancer Care’s great daffodil appeal 2014.

As one of the UK’s largest charities, Marie Curie Cancer Care has endeavoured to raise money every year since 1986 to support those w...

Meeting of the Parliament 20 February 2014 : Thursday, February 20, 2014
David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP) I thank John Mason for addressing the issue of families who are affected by alcohol, drugs and other substance misuse. Given Scotland’s extremely high rate of people addicted to alcohol and drugs, it is crucial that we tackle all aspects related to substance misuse; one such aspect is support for th...

Public Petitions Committee 18 February 2014 : Tuesday, February 18, 2014
David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP) I am the SNP member for the Kirkcaldy constituency.



Public Petitions Committee 18 February 2014 : Tuesday, February 18, 2014
David Torrance What measures are in place to engage with the public to raise awareness of the change and to allow people to make an informed decision?



Public Petitions Committee 18 February 2014 : Tuesday, February 18, 2014
David Torrance One of the groups that I am interested in are those who have difficulty with reading and writing. How will you engage with those people?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-09557.2 Kenny MacAskill: Stop and Search—As an amendment to motion S4M-09557 in the name of Alis
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YesCarried

S4M-09557 Alison McInnes: Stop and Search—That the Parliament notes that stop and search is an opera
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YesCarried

S4M-09558.2 Michael Matheson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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YesCarried

S4M-09558.1 Richard Simpson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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NoDefeated

S4M-09558 Jim Hume: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—That the Parliament notes that one in four ad
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YesCarried

S4M-09547.1 Jackson Carlaw: Scotland, A Good Global Citizen—As an amendment to motion S4M-09547 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482.1 Jackie Baillie: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margare
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482.3 Liz Smith: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret Bur
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482.2 Liam McArthur: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482 Margaret Burgess: Child Poverty—That the Parliament welcomes the Scottish Government’s rev
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-09743: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09705: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09704: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09703: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09702: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09683: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09677: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09652: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09612: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09610: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-02895: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02537: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02427: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02368: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02306: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/06/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02265: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02088: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-12785: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-12786: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01639: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2012 Show Full Question >>

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