David Torrance MSP

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Public Petitions Committee 21 November 2019 [Draft] : 21 November 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Good morning, everyone. By 2019, the Scottish wildcat conservation action plan aimed to have secured at least five stable populations of Scottish wildcats in the wild; a better understanding...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 November 2019 [Draft] : 20 November 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

A new body to strengthen infection prevention and control, including in the built environment, was announced in the programme for government. How can it be used t...



Health and Sport Committee 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


David Torrance

The key to social prescribing and activities for the whole population is how we advertise them so that people know that such activities are out there. My constitu...



Health and Sport Committee 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


David Torrance

I am the MSP for the Kirkcaldy constituency.



Health and Sport Committee 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


David Torrance

When work goes out to tender, what responsibility does a contractor have to check that its building conforms to the national standards that exist for all ventilat...



Health and Sport Committee 19 November 2019 [Draft] : 19 November 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

What role did Health Facilities Scotland have in ensuring that the Royal hospital for children and young people complied with relevant guidance to do with the ven...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


David Torrance

Citizens Advice Scotland’s do the right thing campaign is currently raising awareness among young people of their rights at work. CAS has found that one in 10 you...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 November 2019 [Draft] : 14 November 2019


4. David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to raise awareness among young people of their employment rights. (S5O-03764)



Meeting of the Parliament 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

As the member of the Scottish Parliament representing Kirkcaldy, I again express my condolences to Mr Bayoh’s family and friends, who we can all agree have been u...



Public Petitions Committee 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


David Torrance

Regarding the measures that the SFA and the SPFL have taken, can you give any assurance that they have young people’s wellbeing at their heart?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19939: Universal Credit (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19940.2: Investing in Scotland (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19940.1: Investing in Scotland (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19940: Investing in Scotland (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 69, Against: 41 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-20076: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20006: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19937: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19932: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19933: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19934: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19936: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19848: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19847: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19846: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-03875: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03764: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03719: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25734: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03664: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03603: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03572: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03507: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03434: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03414: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Question >>

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