Gail Ross MSP

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Equalities and Human Rights Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Gail Ross

Thank you so much for that answer. The strategies that you have mentioned will protect the social rights of older people in Scotland—the right to education and th...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Gail Ross

Let us move on to older people. There has been much discussion in the media recently of an intergenerational divide between young and old on everything from housing to Brexit. For example, e...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Gail Ross

There has been a lot of chat across social media about the issue, and people have come to see me about it. One of the prevailing perceptions is that the reforms a...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Gail Ross

We have another supplementary on this issue. Concerns have been raised about the guidance issued by the Equality and Human Rights Commission on the provision of s...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Gail Ross

Can you pinpoint the exact change, for the people who are worried? Is it about making it easier for a birth certificate to be amended? Is it correct that there are no other changes? We have ...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Gail Ross

I want to go on to gender recognition legislation. A number of questions have been asked about gender, sex, the rights of women, the rights of trans people, and r...



Equalities and Human Rights Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Gail Ross (Caithness, Sutherland and Ross) (SNP)

Minister, I welcome you to your new role, and back to the committee. It is good to see you.



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


Gail Ross

You mentioned deprivation. That issue featured heavily in the second-last edition of



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


Gail Ross

The cycling action plan for Scotland, which was published in January 2017, aimed for 10 per cent of everyday journeys to be made by bike by 2020. However, there h...



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


Gail Ross

You mentioned the AWPR. What comfort can you give the committee that a situation such as happened with that project will not happen again with the A9 and A96—the ...

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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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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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-15052: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14910: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14912: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14789: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14502: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14503: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14401: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14389: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/10/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14298.1: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14277: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02671: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20385: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20386: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20384: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02644: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20143: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02613: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19967: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19933: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02596: Gail Ross, Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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