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Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


John Lamont (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

It is my pleasure to be able to take part in the debate. I start by making it clear that I absolutely share the desire to move towards an electoral register that ...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


John Lamont

I will give way.



Meeting of the Parliament 27 January 2016 : Wednesday, January 27, 2016


John Lamont

We should be equally aware of the election court’s ruling in Tower Hamlets, the risk of fraud and the fact that the vast majority of voters were automatically tra...



Welfare Reform Committee 19 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 19, 2016


John Lamont (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

My question, which is about the possible removal of the cap, is directed towards the council reps. If the cap was removed, would you anticipate a significantly bi...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 12, 2016


3. John Lamont (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to support those affected by Hawick Knitwear entering administration. (S4T-01266)



Meeting of the Parliament 12 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 12, 2016


John Lamont

I thank the minister for that answer and for the very constructive dialogue that he has had with me over the past few days about this important matter. The loss of at least 120 jobs in a tow...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 12, 2016


John Lamont

From a practical perspective, I know from my discussions with the employees and trade union officials that there are concerns about the online application process that is contained in the PA...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 12, 2016


John Lamont (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

Hawick’s flood prevention plan has been prioritised as number 16 of 42 plans in the pipeline for the next five years. SEPA has identified 683 residential properti...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 December 2015 [Draft] : Wednesday, December 16, 2015


John Lamont (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con)

I am pleased to speak on this significant bill that the Parliament has been considering. It introduces a range of new proposals, many of which are commendable in their aims, but some of whic...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 December 2015 [Draft] : Wednesday, December 16, 2015


John Lamont

I am not familiar with that French legislation. We are considering the concerns that the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee raised, which we need to take o...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-15128.1 Maureen Watt: Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill—
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S4M-15128 Anne McTaggart: Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill—
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YesCarried

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

Amendment 29 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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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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S4M-15522 John Swinney: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general prin
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S4M-15522.1 Jackie Baillie: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—As an amendment to motion S4M-15522 in the
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Amendment 18 moved by Mark Griffin on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 29 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-15589: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15314: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15092: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14932: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14753: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14681.1: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14323: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14283: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14245.1: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13817: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-29652: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29648: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29600: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29420: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29421: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29419: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29395: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29396: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29397: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29361: John Lamont, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2016 Show Full Question >>

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