Iain Gray MSP

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Iain Gray MSP

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  • Member for: East Lothian
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


7. Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what the target is for access to superfast broadband in East Lothian by 2018 and whether it expects to achieve it. (S4O-05540)

Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Iain Gray

The fact is that nearly half of the residents in East Lothian do not have access to superfast broadband and just 57 per cent of premises in the county have that access. It seems extremely un...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Will the cabinet secretary give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Iain Gray

Will the minister give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Iain Gray

The cabinet secretary has inadvertently come to the core of the question of today’s debate. We ask her to set out those plans and to protect education spending. W...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Iain Gray

Will the minister give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

The debate today has occasionally been fractious, but that is only because real and important issues are at stake. I agree with Stewart Stevenson that there is on...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Iain Gray

That is not correct. We opposed fining local authorities for not being able, in the face of the cuts that have been passed down by the Scottish Government, to maintain teacher numbers. What ...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Iain Gray

There may be three or four votes tonight, but there is only one question for each and every one of us, and we should search our consciences. We must ask, “Can I, will I, rise to the occasion...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 February 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, February 04, 2016


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I was asked to lodge this motion by one of my constituents, Heather Cameron, who was one of the leading action 2015 ambassadors.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

 
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YesDefeated

S4M-15128.1 Maureen Watt: Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill—
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NoCarried

S4M-15128 Anne McTaggart: Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill—
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NoCarried

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

Amendment 30 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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S4M-14673 Richard Simpson: Alcohol (Licensing, Public Health and Criminal Justice) (Scotland) Bill—T
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YesDefeated

S4M-15522 John Swinney: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general prin
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NoCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-15588: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15430.2: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15380.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15282.3: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15261: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15204: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15099: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14999.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14766.2: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14694: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4W-29754: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05540: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29549: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29402: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29400: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29050: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29049: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29048: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05183: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-28815: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/12/2015 Show Full Question >>

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