Richard Lochhead MSP

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Richard Lochhead MSP

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  • Member for: Moray
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


Richard Lochhead

I just said that we are ahead of the comparable position last year with four weeks to go before the close of the window. We are taking every step to ensure that a...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


The Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and Environment (Richard Lochhead)

As of 7 am this morning, a total of 9,084 single application forms had been submitted—5,232 online and 3,852 by paper. With four weeks to go to the close of the e...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Richard Lochhead

Social media give us a fantastic opportunity to promote Scotch whisky: Kevin Stewart makes a good point. We should certainly continue to investigate how we can ma...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Richard Lochhead

I am sure that it was still a fine-tasting haggis, with the added benefit of the whisky.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


The Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and Environment (Richard Lochhead)

As the self-styled minister for whisky in the Scottish Government, it gives me great delight to close this debate. I congratulate Kevin Stewart on securing it. It...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 May 2015 : Thursday, May 14, 2015


Richard Lochhead

The way forward that we have identified is the best one, with the 32 local authorities working together on common procurement and a more uniform approach to colle...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 May 2015 : Thursday, May 14, 2015


Richard Lochhead

I totally agree with that point, which goes to the heart of the debate. If the demand for those raw materials is going to increase, it poses an enormous environme...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 May 2015 : Thursday, May 14, 2015


Richard Lochhead

I did not want Linda Fabiani to have to stand for too long. That is why I asked for a brief intervention.



Meeting of the Parliament 14 May 2015 : Thursday, May 14, 2015


Richard Lochhead

Briefly.



Meeting of the Parliament 14 May 2015 : Thursday, May 14, 2015


Richard Lochhead

I very much welcome this debate. It has been heartwarming to hear the huge support that exists for ensuring that we elevate the concept of the circular economy up...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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

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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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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Not VotedCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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YesCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-13134: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12904: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12647: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12343: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12096: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11825: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11642: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11598: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10284: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10052: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S2W-32678: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32679: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32685: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32692: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32680: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32683: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32684: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32681: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32682: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32693: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>

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