Rhoda Grant MSP

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Rhoda Grant MSP

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

Rhoda is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2018 [Draft] : 12 December 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

In the budget proposals there is no mention of an industrial strategy; they simply reheat initiatives that have not worked. There are no new ideas to boost our ec...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Rhoda Grant

The sector is sustainable—in fact, its fishers have led the way in sustainability through V-notching of lobsters and so on. Those fishermen know where their catch...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Rhoda Grant

I have lost count of the number of times that I have spoken in this end-of-year negotiations debate, so I cannot join the bidding war that has been going on this afternoon. However, it is an...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 December 2018 : 11 December 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I was going to try very hard to avoid mentioning Brexit, but given that Peter Chapman did not amend his speech in the light of the fact that there is to be no vot...



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


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Centralising air traffic control is damaging to both the workers and the local economy. Surely the technology could be used to p...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Rhoda Grant

The Labour Party’s six tests say that we should protect the benefits that we enjoy as part of the EU and have a close and collaborative relationship, but neither the deal nor the transition ...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I will concentrate my remarks on rural Scotland.



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Rhoda Grant

That seems an incredibly small amount, given the levy that is being charged. I have been speaking to many organisations that have expressed disquiet about the lev...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2018 : 04 December 2018


Rhoda Grant

I urge the cabinet secretary to consider community ownership of the asset in question, which he agrees is of benefit to the whole of Badenoch and Strathspey.

Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2018 : 04 December 2018


Rhoda Grant

I welcome the fact that the staff, who are extremely concerned about their future employment prospects, will continue to be paid.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15126.3: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15126.2: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-15126: Demonstrating Leadership in Human Rights (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 0 Abstain: 24
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ForCarried
S5M-14447: Pow of Inchaffray Drainage Commission (Scotland) Bill (Tom Arthur)
Meeting Date: 13/12/2018
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
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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AbstainCarried
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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AbstainCarried
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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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15096.1: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14858: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14823: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14757: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14652: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14423: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14359: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14298: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13358: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13309: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5T-01369: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02651: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20076: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20047: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20044: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20029: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20033: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20034: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20030: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02552: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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