Alex Rowley MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 13 December 2018 [Draft] : 13 December 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

We are aware, as Claire Baker has highlighted, that the shortage of GPs in Fife is critical, and the cabinet secretary needs to look at that. Does Alexander Stewa...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Alex Rowley

I am aware of the Alaskan model because Councillor Andrew Rodger, who was on the board of NHS Fife for many years, championed it. However, the difficulty is the t...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Alex Rowley

I think that Monica Lennon acknowledged that when she opened for Labour and said that although we support the bill in principle, we need to do quite a lot of work...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I begin by congratulating and thanking Lewis Macdonald and the Health and Sport Committee for producing this detailed report, which will be useful as we move into...



Local Government and Communities Committee 05 December 2018 : 05 December 2018


Alex Rowley

Is there a danger that we are trying to tackle too much and that our approach is so broad that we will end up missing the lot? We talked about warm homes. Most people would not think it over...



Local Government and Communities Committee 05 December 2018 : 05 December 2018


Alex Rowley

Government intervention on energy standards for council and social landlord housing has worked and been successful. There is policy at national level. However, the more I look at the issue a...



Local Government and Communities Committee 05 December 2018 : 05 December 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I will come in on the back of some of those issues. Earlier, people had a go at Dr Baker, but I know where he is coming from with regard to the folk-first approac...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2018 : 04 December 2018


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

In closing for Labour, I again offer support for the debate, and I welcome the backing that has been shown across the chamber for veterans in Scotland.



Local Government and Communities Committee 28 November 2018 : 28 November 2018


Alex Rowley

So this target is going to fail.



Local Government and Communities Committee 28 November 2018 : 28 November 2018


Alex Rowley

As we heard earlier, the 2016 target was not met. Have any of you looked at the experience of that previous target? What were the failures? Was there a failure to have a proper strategy? Was...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15126.3: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15126.2: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-15126: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-14447: Pow of Inchaffray Drainage Commission (Scotland) Bill (Tom Arthur)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15096.4: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 83 Abstain: 1
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S5M-15096.1: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15096.3: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 31 Abstain: 17
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15096: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 26 Abstain: 17
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15032: Protecting Our Interests: Scotland's Response to the UK Government and EU's Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/12/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15017: Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill - UK Legislation (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2018
Result - For: 100, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14717: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13237: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13248: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12788: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12769: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12651: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12631: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12464: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12267: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11398: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02705: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20440: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20439: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20372: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02622: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02546: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19615: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02425: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02309: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17897: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/07/2018 Show Full Question >>

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