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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Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


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

Good morning, committee.



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

I conclude by pointing out that Rome was not built in a day, and neither will the farms that repairing tenancies are aimed at be. It is going to take hard work, g...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

I thank the committee for its support for our amendments.



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

Amendment 155 will have the effect that, when a short limited duration tenancy converts to an MLDT in the various circumstances that are provided for in proposed ...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

Amendments 272 and 282 propose, by including a new section in the bill, changes to both the 1991 and 2003 acts in so far as they relate to the termination of 1991...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

I give the committee a commitment that we recognise that this is a real issue and we want to work on it. Although it is likely that no amendments will be lodged u...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

Amendment 156 reduces the continuation timescale of an MLDT from 10 years to seven years. During its stage 1 evidence sessions, the committee heard from stakehold...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

Amendment 134 aims to provide protection to tenants of MLDTs by ensuring that a landlord cannot exercise their right to terminate the lease for non-payment of ren...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

Convener, as you know, we have planned for some time to replace section 79 of the bill, which currently gives ministers a power to provide, by regulation, for sec...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 03 February 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Richard Lochhead

I respect Alex Fergusson’s views on those matters. I outlined the Government’s position in my opening remarks, and we clearly disagree with his approach.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 28 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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Amendment 29 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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NoDefeated

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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Amendment 30 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 32 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-15056: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15031: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14327: Richard Lochhead, Moray, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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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 >>
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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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