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Meeting of the Parliament 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The minister mentioned patient restraint both in her statement and in reply to an earlier question. Will she outline the trainin...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 May 2019 [Draft] : 16 May 2019


David Stewart

I am very grateful for the minister’s visit to my region. I hope that he enjoyed his visit to that pharmacy. Did the pharmacist mention the problem about data? Many members have asked why pa...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 May 2019 [Draft] : 16 May 2019


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, congratulate Alexander Stewart on securing this important debate and on giving a comprehensive and well-researched speech.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 May 2019 [Draft] : 16 May 2019


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The First Minister will be well aware that people with diabetes are twice as likely to experience depression. Three quarters of people living with diabetes who wa...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

This has been an excellent debate on a vital issue, and I thank members from across the chamber for their insightful, knowledgeable and strongly felt contributions. I was particularly shocke...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


David Stewart

Seasonal agricultural workers are often seen as low-paid and low-skilled. However, all the evidence suggests that many of the jobs that they do are highly skilled. Losing those workers will ...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


3. David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it plans to take in light of the Scottish Affairs Committee’s evidence session on seasonal agricultural workers. (S5O-03224)



Meeting of the Parliament 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I thank the cabinet secretary for advance sight of her statement and acknowledge her initiative in asking John Sturrock QC to review the claims of bullying in NHS...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 May 2019 [Draft] : 08 May 2019


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The International Confederation of Midwives created the concept of the international day of the midwife, to which previous speakers have referred. Across the worl...



Health and Sport Committee 07 May 2019 [Draft] : 07 May 2019


David Stewart (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I thank the minister for meeting me to discuss the generalities of the amendments. Like Jeremy Balfour, the Labour Party and I are very supportive of the bill’s g...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17304.1: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17304.2: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 14, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-17304.3: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 20, Against: 35 Abstain: 56
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ForDefeated
S5M-17304: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 76, Against: 29 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-17281.4: Treatment Time Guarantee (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17281.1: Treatment Time Guarantee (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281.2: Treatment Time Guarantee (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281: Treatment Time Guarantee (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-17280.2: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 52 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-17265.2: Adopting the Place Principle (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/05/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-17034.1: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16710.1: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16410: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16312.3: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16056: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16060: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15168: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14830: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14777: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14749.3: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03224: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03284: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03154: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22365: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22366: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22357: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21834: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21837: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21836: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21551: David Stewart, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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