George Adam MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


George Adam

Mr Whittle is correct. That is an example of some of the attitudes that we have to deal with. We have to ensure that everyone can have access to sport.

Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Sport is an important part of life for the majority of Scots—we cannot get enough of it. However, on the whole, we tend to be spectators rather than participants....



Finance and Constitution Committee 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Patrick Harvie

No—it is fine. Thank you, convener. The cabinet secretary touched brie...



Finance and Constitution Committee 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Jim Harra

HMRC does not issue the forecasts. The OBR and the Scottish Fiscal Commission do that. We provide them with the data that we have. When they made their forecasts in the last round, they did ...



Finance and Constitution Committee 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Jim Harra

We are confident that that is an accurate outturn. It has been audited independently. It is based on much more up-to-date information. There is a table in our accounts that shows some furthe...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 October 2018 [Draft] : 02 October 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

As colleagues have done, I welcome this debate, which comes on the back of a lot of work on the part of all the members of the Social Security Committee. I partic...



Social Security Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


George Adam

At a previous committee meeting, I asked the panel about the self-employed. I had not thought about it until that point, which is surprising, because my father was self-employed for most of ...



Social Security Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


George Adam

There was an interesting exchange between Victoria Todd and Pauline McNeill. Victoria talked about claimants and Pauline said that these are people who are working already, and they were bot...



Social Security Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Like Pauline McNeill, I am trying to get my head around the benefit of universal credit to someone who is in work, as opposed to the previous system. We are told that universal credit is abo...



Social Security Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Rob Gowans

Yes, a minimum income is definitely an option that could be looked at and I echo some of the points that have been made. In some areas, advance payments have been promoted quite heavily. In ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14059.2: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-14059: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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ForCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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ForCarried
S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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AbstainCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14357: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14286: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14152: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13727: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13566: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13303: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12731: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12382: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12214: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11803: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-18573: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17596: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17531: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17274: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17239: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-17007: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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