John Mason MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2015 Business until 15:06 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
John Mason

Do I take it from that answer—and does the cabinet secretary agree—that such a move would be regressive and that, if we are serious about the redistribution of we...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2015 Business until 15:06 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
3. John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what the financial impact would be in Scotland of an increase in the inheritance tax threshold to £1,000,000. (S4O-04176)



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
John Mason

Would Gavin Brown accept that no Scottish Government is going to ask for more powers that would leave it worse off?



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
John Mason

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
John Mason

Labour can wheel out fine words such as “progressive” and “redistributive”, but people saw last September what it really meant. It was against those things, and people will not support Labou...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
John Mason

I am not taking any interventions.

All of ...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
John Mason

Overall, it seems that we would see little more redistribution under a future Labour Government than we saw under the previous one.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
John Mason

I am not taking any interventions.

If we a...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

Labour’s motion contains a number of issues, and we need to look at it in more detail. It talks about full fiscal autonomy and suggests that Scotland would be £7.6 billion worse off. That po...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
John Mason (Glasgow Shettleston) (SNP)

Will Jackie Baillie give way?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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YesCarried

S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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NoDefeated

S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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NoDefeated

S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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NoDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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YesCarried

S4M-12763.1 Claire Baker: Post-study Work Visas—As an amendment to motion S4M-12763 in the name of H
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YesCarried

S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
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YesCarried

S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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YesCarried

S4M-12678.3 Neil Findlay: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the name
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NoDefeated

S4M-12678.1 Annabel Goldie: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the nam
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-12696: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12617: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12616: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12509: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12501: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12375: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12349: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12321: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12281: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12260: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4O-04176: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24623: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24622: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24413: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00920: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23992: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23990: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23991: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00883: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03837: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Question >>