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Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2014 : Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab) Has the minister seen the research on central Government funding commissioned by the city council from Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce, published in February, which confirmed that Aberdeen is the lowest funded local authority in almost every service area? If so, will he undertake to discus...

Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab) I congratulate Elaine Murray on not only securing the debate but campaigning on the issue on behalf of her constituents, in Dumfries and at the Scottish Parliament. As she said, the creation of single services had the potential to see waste and duplication eliminated and resources transferred to the...

Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
Lewis Macdonald Given that the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Board took a couple of bites at the issue before coming to a decision, was the minister as surprised as everyone else was that the Scottish Police Authority made such quick decisions on the basis of little prior discussion?



Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2014 : Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab) Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2014 : Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab)

3. To ask the Scottish Government how it will support strategic infrastructure developments in the Aberdeen city region. (S4O-03029)



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2014 : Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Lewis Macdonald The latest national planning framework recognises that expanding Aberdeen harbour, including the roads infrastructure, is a national priority. Does the cabinet secretary agree that connecting the new harbour facilities to the rail network could create business and jobs, for example in commissioning ...

Meeting of the Parliament 13 March 2014 : Thursday, March 13, 2014
Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab)

8. To ask the Scottish Government what special measures are being put in place to allow families from the north and north-east of Scotland to attend the Scottish league cup final in Glasgow on 16 March 2014. (S4O-03014)



Meeting of the Parliament 13 March 2014 : Thursday, March 13, 2014
Lewis Macdonald The minister will be aware that ScotRail is now filling a third football special from Aberdeen to Glasgow on Sunday, which is welcome. She will also be aware that its reduced fares policy allows a parent to buy a specially priced ticket for only one accompanying child. Will she thank ScotRail for it...

Meeting of the Parliament 06 March 2014 : Thursday, March 06, 2014
Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab) Does the First Minister agree with Transform Scotland that the journey times between Aberdeen and the central belt would be greatly improved by double tracking the one short stretch of single track on the east coast main line at Montrose? If he does, is that something that the Scottish Government is...

Meeting of the Parliament 06 March 2014 : Thursday, March 06, 2014
Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab) Does the member agree that the minister will be all the more welcome if he continues to grow the pot of funding that is available to allow the further extension of heat and power schemes in Aberdeen and everywhere else?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-09557.2 Kenny MacAskill: Stop and Search—As an amendment to motion S4M-09557 in the name of Alis
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NoCarried

S4M-09557 Alison McInnes: Stop and Search—That the Parliament notes that stop and search is an opera
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NoCarried

S4M-09558.2 Michael Matheson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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YesCarried

S4M-09558.1 Richard Simpson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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YesDefeated

S4M-09558 Jim Hume: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—That the Parliament notes that one in four ad
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YesCarried

S4M-09547.1 Jackson Carlaw: Scotland, A Good Global Citizen—As an amendment to motion S4M-09547 in t
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AbstainDefeated

S4M-09482.1 Jackie Baillie: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margare
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YesDefeated

S4M-09482.3 Liz Smith: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret Bur
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482.2 Liam McArthur: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482 Margaret Burgess: Child Poverty—That the Parliament welcomes the Scottish Government’s rev
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S4M-09373: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09155: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08878: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08509: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08196: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07889: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07778: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07758: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07533: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/08/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07455: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/08/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-20410: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-20412: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03029: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-20070: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-20069: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-20068: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03014: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-19976: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/02/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-19895: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/02/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-19894: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/02/2014 Show Full Question >>

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