John Finnie MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 27, 2015


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Ind)

Of course, a significant investment is the investment in the police service, but there are issues of perception to deal with. That the police take racist incident...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 27, 2015


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Ind)

Will the member take an intervention?



Justice Committee 26 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 26, 2015


John Finnie

As if we were just spectating.



Justice Committee 26 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 26, 2015


John Finnie

My other small point concerns paragraph 32. The final line says: “provided wit...



Justice Committee 26 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 26, 2015


John Finnie

I think that is a very good report, but I have two minor points to raise. I refer to the second line of paragraph 24. I think that we should insert “many signific...



Justice Committee 26 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 26, 2015


John Finnie

I know that you will be uncomfortable discussing cases, but there was the tragic loss of life of a young Army cadet in the Western Isles. Would that fall into tha...



Justice Committee 26 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 26, 2015


John Finnie

It was a fond wave.



Justice Committee 26 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 26, 2015


John Finnie

Thank you very much.



Justice Committee 26 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 26, 2015


John Finnie

But someone has to have overall responsibility.



Justice Committee 26 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 26, 2015


John Finnie

I want to understand the process, and ultimately it is the same person who is in overall charge of both of those decisions.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-13258 Patrick Harvie: Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general
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YesDefeated

S4M-13246.2 Iain Gray: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in the
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YesDefeated

S4M-13246.1 Liz Smith: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in the
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NoDefeated

S4M-13246.3 Liam McArthur: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in
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NoDefeated

S4M-13246 Angela Constance: Equity and Excellence in Education—That the Parliament agrees that there
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YesCarried

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

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

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

S4M-13112.2 Mary Scanlon: Scottish Apprenticeship Week—As an amendment to motion S4M-13112 in the na
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Not VotedDefeated

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

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Motion S4M-13283: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13226: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13105: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 07/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13074: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 01/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13073: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 01/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13072: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 01/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12459: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/02/2015 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12277: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12008: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 08/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11817: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 04/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25784: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 27/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25752: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25751: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25665: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 21/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25655: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 20/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25656: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 20/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25474: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 07/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
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