Joan McAlpine MSP

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Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

Sure. The UK G...



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

The issue is not about the Scottish Government favouring renewables over thermal; it is about the UK Government’s regulatory system.



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

I do not want this to be an ideological discussion about thermal versus renewable. The committee has taken evidence that shows that, because of the regulations be...



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

Excuse me, convener—I directed my question to the witnesses. [Laughter.]



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

I was interested in the exchange of views between Professor McInnes and Professor Harrison. Professor McInnes, you said that onshore wind is cheap but that there ...



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine (South Scotland) (SNP)

I am an SNP MSP for South Scotland.



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

Does that mean that Willie Rennie does not regret his former party leader’s backtracking on making universities free? Does he support the £9,000 in tuition fees t...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

—and get away from the pleasant fantasy that the SNP is responsible for everything. 16:16  



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

In “The Price of Inequality”, Professor Joe Stiglitz says:



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Joan McAlpine

The effects of welfare reform and social inequality that my colleague Kevin Stewart talked passionately about have been self-evident for some weeks now. In fact, the Welfare Reform Committee...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-13203.3 Angela Constance: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-13203 i
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YesCarried

S4M-13203 Jackie Baillie: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament agrees that reducing
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YesCarried

4M-13134.1 Jamie McGrigor: Circular Economy (Waste Management)—As an amendment to motion S4M-13134 i
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YesCarried

S4M-13112.2 Mary Scanlon: Scottish Apprenticeship Week—As an amendment to motion S4M-13112 in the na
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NoDefeated

S4M-13007 Christina McKelvie on behalf of the European and External Relations Committee: 2nd Report,
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YesCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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YesCarried

S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-13056: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12888: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12801: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12571: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12161: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-00602: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12066: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11150: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08987: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09405: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-24458: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24460: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24457: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24456: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24459: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03885: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02513: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23695: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03842: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03796: Joan McAlpine, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2014 Show Full Question >>

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