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Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2018 [Draft] : 29 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I am loving this debate. I am loving the fact that we are defining the very idea of our nation and our Scottishness. I thank my friend and colleague Tom Arthur for bringing this debate to th...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 November 2018 [Draft] : 28 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Initially, I was going to articulate my arguments using the notes that I have in front of me but I have decided that I am sick of this nonsense—I am sick of getti...



Social Security Committee 22 November 2018 [Draft] : 22 November 2018


George Adam

Those were extremely strong words from the UN rapporteur.



Social Security Committee 22 November 2018 [Draft] : 22 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

Many of the written submissions that we have seen contain suggestions for how the Scottish social security system could mitigate the impacts of universal credit. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2018 : 20 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I listened to the cabinet secretary’s statement with interest. I was shocked to hear of the delays and slippage from the DWP, which impacted on the work plans and...



Social Security Committee 15 November 2018 [Draft] : 15 November 2018


George Adam (Paisley) (SNP)

I am Paisley’s MSP.



Social Security Committee 08 November 2018 [Draft] : 08 November 2018


George Adam

For me, there seems to be a gulf between the policy intention and the reality. That is the point that I have been trying to get across.



Social Security Committee 08 November 2018 [Draft] : 08 November 2018


George Adam

Test, learn, ignore.



Social Security Committee 08 November 2018 [Draft] : 08 November 2018


George Adam

Mr Searle, you are talking about testing but, as my colleague already said, these are real people with real lives and you are using them as guinea pigs. Individua...



Social Security Committee 08 November 2018 [Draft] : 08 November 2018


George Adam

I am sure that I could find more than two things.

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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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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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-14729: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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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 >>
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Question S5W-20270: George Adam, Paisley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
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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 >>
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