Alison Johnstone MSP

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Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Alison Johnstone

That formal approach certainly sounds like a robust way in which we can ensure that no one is left out, so perhaps it should be adopted by all local authorities.<...



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Alison Johnstone

I want to discuss a bit more those who are hard to reach—those who might benefit most from voting but who have traditionally not voted. Bill Scott states in his e...



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Alison Johnstone

You also point out in your submission that you think that the Electoral Commission will have responsibility for designing those forms, and you offer to work with ...



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

In his submission, Ken Macdonald recommends that “voter registratio...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

I, too, thank Sandra White for bringing this important debate to the chamber.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Alison Johnstone

The cabinet secretary will be aware that merchant ships are preventing an even worse crisis. They rescued approximately 40,000 people in 2014 alone, and everyone ...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Alison Johnstone

I welcome the cabinet secretary’s strong stance on the issue. Poisonous and damaging rhetoric on immigration has allowed Governments to create a policy in which t...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


1. Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

To ask the Scottish Government what response it has received to its letter to the United Kingdom Government regarding the rescue of migrants attempting to enter E...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alison Johnstone

It is really important that people value vocational subjects and the jobs that they lead to. However, the national minimum wage does not: the minimum wage for app...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


3. Alison Johnstone (Lothian) (Green)

To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to achieve parity of esteem between academic and vocational education, as recommended by the commission for...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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YesCarried

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

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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YesCarried

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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YesDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S4M-13012: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12970: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12960: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12899: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12430: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12323: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12167: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12057: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11994: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11980.2: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04272: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00996: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04156: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24746: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24745: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04097: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24690: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24691: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24451: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24450: Alison Johnstone, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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