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

Richard is a member of the following Committees:

Richard is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Richard Lochhead

Although a lot of the complexity of the system has emanated from Europe, we have introduced some of our own complexity after discussions with the industry to ensu...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Richard Lochhead

As I said, this is because of the complexity of the new policy. One reason for the complexities in the IT system is that the overall policy is complex.

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Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Richard Lochhead

We have contingency plans in Scotland. Indeed, that was referred to in the coverage of what has happened with the English system over the past few days. It was po...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Richard Lochhead

That is a very important issue. I do not doubt for one second that it will have been extremely frustrating for people who have gone online during the few occasion...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Richard Lochhead

The online system has been open for only one week and one day. Given the complexity of the new policy, we were always aware that the first week—perhaps even the f...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
The Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and Environment (Richard Lochhead)

There can be no doubt that the new common agricultural policy is extremely complex, and we worked alongside the industry to carefully plan its implementation, whi...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Richard Lochhead

I like the idea that I timetabled the announcement for next Friday because of the parliamentary question from Alex Fergusson, but I am afraid that that is not tru...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
The Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and Environment (Richard Lochhead)

We plan to publish our response to the recommendations of the “Beef 2020 Report” next Friday.



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Richard Lochhead

I thank the committee for its co-operation.

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Richard Lochhead

I thank the committee for the questions, which were all very relevant. I think that it is fair to say that we warmly welcome the progress that has been made so fa...

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S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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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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S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
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S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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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-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 >>
Motion S4M-09836: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09333: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2014 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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