John Finnie MSP

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John Finnie MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Green Party

John is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

Thank you, Mr O’Neill, Chief Superintendent McKenzie and Sergeant Stirling. Your written evidence and what we have heard have been very helpful; I know that the c...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

That is certainly very positive news, chief superintendent.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

Fulton MacGregor has a supplementary question. I will then let Liam McArthur back in.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

Thank you; that is reassuring.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

Chief Superintendent McKenzie, would the same criteria apply to someone who was detained following a Home Office operation as would apply to anyone else with rega...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

I am conscious that members have a number of questions to ask, Mr O’Neill. If, at the end of the meeting, you feel that we have not covered a particular issue—and I say this to Mr McKenzie a...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

Yes, of course.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

That would be very helpful. There are quite a number of questions to get through, and I am conscious that I have taken up time. There will be specific questions on other matters, but I wonde...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

You talked about 68 forms, 10 of which resulted in police activity or assistance



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


The Convener

That was very comprehensive. I have two brief questions before I ask colleagues to come in. First, you talked about primacy. That would clearly apply in determini...

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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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ForDefeated
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-14991: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14938: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14953: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14896: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14887: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14868: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14744: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14520.2: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14540: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14476: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20545: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20534: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20532: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20533: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20420: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20395: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02682: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20330: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20289: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20290: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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