Edward Mountain MSP

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Edward Mountain MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Edward is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners' Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Edward Mountain

As I understand the matter, after the common fisheries policy, boats that come into water that is controlled by Scotland will have to be issued with licences by t...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Edward Mountain

The European judgment said that we would need to rejoin the EU under the same terms and conditions. Does that not mean that we would need to go back under the com...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

Presiding Officer, you are so generous. Thank you.



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


Edward Mountain

It is very easy to find something that is going on at the moment to blame for the problem, but the problem goes back a lot longer than that—it goes back to poor w...



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


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I join my colleagues in supporting the Health and Care (Staffing) (Scotland) Bill in principle. I thank the committee at the outset for its in-depth report; I kno...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


The Convener

That is a good point, although I do not think that they will be viewed as category B in due course.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


The Convener

Thank you for that.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


The Convener

Thank you.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


The Convener

Item 4 is on seven statutory instrument notifications, as detailed on the agenda, covering genetically modified organisms, the common agricultural policy and anim...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


The Convener

Thank you, cabinet secretary. That has been a long session. I would normally suspend the meeting to allow you to leave, but I will continue the meeting so that I ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstCarried
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
S5M-14962.2: Ending Homelessness Together (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-14914.2: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 85, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-14914: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-15064: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14643: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14486: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14355: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14356: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13961: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13959: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13960: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13561: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13543: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20263: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20262: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20010: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20009: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01231: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02407: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02385: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02302: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02515: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01113: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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