Finlay Carson MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Finlay Carson

I agree that the cabinet secretary’s intervention was eventually successful, but the issue was first raised in August 2017, which was quite some time before actio...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

I am pleased to speak in this debate at such a crucial time for the Scottish fishing fleet. Although fishing might represent only a small percentage of our overall gross domestic product, ar...



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


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

There is an ever-increasing awareness of the link between puppy farming and organised crime. Instead of having £20,000-worth of drugs in their van, a criminal tod...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Finlay Carson

There is an argument that we need to bring together the work on principles and governance with that on the Scottish environment strategy. Have you had any thought...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Finlay Carson

Is the Scottish Government relying on the UK Government to track the additional functions or powers that might be coming?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Finlay Carson

What is the Scottish Government doing to keep track of the additional functions and powers that will fall to the Scottish ministers or statutory organisations in the case of a no-deal exit?<...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Finlay Carson

What are the key environmental risks of there being no deal? What is the Government doing to assess and manage those risks?



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Finlay Carson

I have a brief supplementary on the back of the point about the UK becoming an independent coastal state when we leave Europe. We have heard about fishing effort,...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Finlay Carson

I am totally happy with it.



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 04 December 2018 [Draft] : 04 December 2018


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

The notification says that a number of European Union regulations and decisions are to be revoked, but it does not identify them. Can you identify the regulations...

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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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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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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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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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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S5M-14962.2: Ending Homelessness Together (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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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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SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-14961: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14807.1: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14148: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13754: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13279: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13114: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13019: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13014: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12674: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12505: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20361: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02668: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02593: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19704: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19703: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19702: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19430: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19250: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19249: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19247: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>

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