Gavin Brown MSP

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Gavin Brown MSP

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  • Member for: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 25 September 2014 : Thursday, September 25, 2014
Gavin Brown (Lothian) (Con)

If the minimum wage were to increase in line with the commitments in the white paper, in which year would it reach £8 an hour?



Meeting of the Parliament 24 September 2014 : Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Gavin Brown (Lothian) (Con)

I welcome the cabinet secretary’s commitment to full participation in the process. Does he think that the process should be judged at its end, rather than negativ...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 September 2014 : Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Gavin Brown (Lothian) (Con)

I want to make a forward-looking and constructive contribution to the debate.

Meeting of the Parliament 24 September 2014 : Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Gavin Brown

John Mason has seen exactly what I have seen over the past week. Within an hour of the referendum result being obvious, the Prime Minister made a formal statement...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 September 2014 : Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Gavin Brown

There was a report in the Edinburgh Evening News on Monday regarding the sale of the former Point hotel in Edinburgh, for which a specific clause in the contract ...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 September 2014 : Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Gavin Brown

More than ever, economic growth has a direct impact on the Scottish Government’s budget. Whether it involves the land and buildings transaction tax, which comes into force in April next year...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 September 2014 : Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Gavin Brown

Does Mr Swinney therefore disagree with his back benchers, who say that the vow will not be honoured and the promises will not be delivered? Is it wrong to say th...

Meeting of the Parliament 21 August 2014 : Thursday, August 21, 2014
Gavin Brown (Lothian) (Con) Will the First Minister give way on that point?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 August 2014 : Thursday, August 21, 2014
Gavin Brown (Lothian) (Con) The nationalist case is not just that we would be a successful independent country; the case that the Scottish Government is campaigning on is that we would be a country that is wealthier than the rest of the UK. That is what it is putting forward to the people of Scotland. It claims that we will be...

Meeting of the Parliament 21 August 2014 : Thursday, August 21, 2014
Gavin Brown The First Minister would not give way to me, but I will gladly give way to him.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-11029.4 Claudia Beamish: UN Climate Summit 2014—As an amendment to motion S4M-11029 in the name
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S4M-11029.1 Jamie McGrigor: UN Climate Summit 2014—As an amendment to motion S4M-11029 in the name o
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S4M-11029 Paul Wheelhouse: UN Climate Summit 2014—That the Parliament welcomes the successful climat
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-11023.1 Mary Fee: Housing Supply—As an amendment to motion S4M-11023 in the name of Margaret Bu
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S4M-11023.3 Alex Johnstone: Housing Supply—As an amendment to motion S4M-11023 in the name of Marg
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S4M-11023.2 Jim Hume: Housing Supply—As an amendment to motion S4M-11023 in the name of Margaret Bur
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S4M-11023 Margaret Burgess: Housing Supply—That the Parliament recognises that housing is and will
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S4M-10843.1.2 Ruth Davidson: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1.1 Willie Rennie: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1 Johann Lamont: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to motion S4M-10843 in the name of Alex
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YesDefeated

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-10769.1.1: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10430.2: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10353.2: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09926.4: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09462: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08769.3: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08714.4: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08551: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07872.4: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07734.2: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-22432: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22414: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22415: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22322: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22324: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22319: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22316: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22321: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22320: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22313: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/08/2014 Show Full Question >>

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