Rob Gibson MSP

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Member of the Conveners Group

Scottish Green Energy Awards 2012: Best Politician

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


Rob Gibson

When we are talking about deciding how those things should be done, it is not a question of whether the people at the most local level should control them. Does L...



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


Rob Gibson

I thank Lewis Macdonald for that, but it still stands that we want our fair share of any profits that come from those investments, as was stated categorically in ...



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


Rob Gibson (Caithness, Sutherland and Ross) (SNP)

It is my pleasure to speak today in support of the arguments in the committee’s interim report. In particular, I wish to comment on the work of the Crown Estate. It has taken us decades to g...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Rob Gibson

I thank the minister for that detailed answer. I hope that she welcomes the conclusions of a piece of work by a recent intern of mine, Lucy Moore, called “Women in Scottish renewables: break...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


10. Rob Gibson (Caithness, Sutherland and Ross) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government how it is encouraging more women to take up engineering roles in the renewable energy sector. (S4O-04353)



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


Rob Gibson (Caithness, Sutherland and Ross) (SNP)

Scotland is already internationally recognised as an early mover to a more circular economy, but I want to look at certain issues that lie at the root of this mat...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


The Convener

Our next meeting is on 20 May, when we will consider a draft letter on the committee’s annual report. We hope also to take evidence from the chair and chief execu...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


The Convener

In relation to the first instrument, I suppose that it would be interesting to know how many water buffalo there are in Scotland. Maybe the agricultural census wi...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


The Convener (Rob Gibson)

Good morning and welcome to the 17th meeting in 2015 of the Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee. We have received apologies from Dave Thompson...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Rob Gibson

I thank the minister for that answer. I had the pleasure of opening the refurbished visitor centre at Beinn Eighe national nature reserve last Saturday. Along wit...

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S4M-13203.3 Angela Constance: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-13203 i
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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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YesCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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YesCarried

S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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YesCarried

S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-13253: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13158: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13137: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13079: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12981: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12868: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12849: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee, Date Lodged: 27/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12836: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12834: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12798: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04389: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04353: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04310: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04274: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04245: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25308: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25306: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25307: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25309: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04223: Rob Gibson, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2015 Show Full Question >>

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