Alexander Burnett MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

Although a headline of doubling road maintenance might be a good soundbite, closer inspection shows that that applies only to motorways, trunk roads and the Forth road bridge. Just half an h...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


Alexander Burnett

Local authorities are struggling, under the cuts made by the Scottish National Party Government, to fund the maintenance of vital local infrastructure—nowhere more so than in Aberdeenshire, ...



Finance and Constitution Committee 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Alexander Burnett

You must be relieved to hear that countries such as Japan still trust us, and you must be delighted that the trade agreements are progressing for the benefit of S...



Finance and Constitution Committee 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Alexander Burnett

Thank you.



Finance and Constitution Committee 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

Good morning, minister. Despite the fact that there are those who would wish it otherwise, it has been very reassuring to hear that countries such as Japan still ...



Finance and Constitution Committee 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Alexander Burnett

Does Professor Bell want to add anything to that?



Finance and Constitution Committee 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Alexander Burnett

Might the bill provide the necessary motivation to progress common frameworks?



Finance and Constitution Committee 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

My question is about how the bill interacts with the common frameworks and is directed to Jonathan Hall. Both the NFUS and the Food and Drink Federation Scotland have been clear in their sub...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Alexander Burnett (Aberdeenshire West) (Con)

I also thank Labour for bringing the debate to the chamber, as the impact of coronavirus on our aviation industry is one that rightly deserves attention. As my colleagues and other members h...



Finance and Constitution Committee 09 September 2020 [Draft] : 09 September 2020


Alexander Burnett

Dame Susan, you mention transparency in the data needs paper, and the issue of the Scottish Government not making information public, which unfortunately seems to...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22780.3: Prioritising Education Over Independence (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22711: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-22761: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22719: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22668: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22650: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22498: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22500: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22438: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22450: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22371: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22051: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-32070: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32069: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32040: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04642: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2020 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31944: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04631: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31829: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31828: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31790: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31778: Alexander Burnett, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>

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