David Torrance MSP

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


David Torrance

I think that the Public Petitions Committee has probably taken the petition as far as it can go, especially after having a debate in Parliament. It might be more ...



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


David Torrance

Convener, the Scottish Government has clarified its position, and I am happy to support you in closing the petition. The debate will be carried out elsewhere and ...



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


David Torrance

In your petition, you say that there is not a uniform service from local authorities across Scotland. Do you have any examples of that? How much help do you get f...



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


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

The information that is provided in your petition appears to suggest that home management principally comes from friends, family and charities. Can you expand on that?



Meeting of the Parliament 29 January 2019 : 29 January 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Does the cabinet secretary share my concern that the end of the free movement of people following Brexit will harm future recruitment drives for clinical staff ac...



Public Petitions Committee 24 January 2019 [Draft] : 24 January 2019


David Torrance

Some of the evidence that has been presented to the committee focuses on the investment that the Scottish Government recently announced. The petitioner notes that...



Public Petitions Committee 24 January 2019 [Draft] : 24 January 2019


David Torrance

The petitioner has consistently made the point that ocular melanoma patients are referred only to ocular oncologists and should be seen by medical oncologists who...



Public Petitions Committee 24 January 2019 [Draft] : 24 January 2019


David Torrance

Thank you. 09:30  



Public Petitions Committee 24 January 2019 [Draft] : 24 January 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

NHS boards have been asked to accurately record the introduction of all diabetes devices in the Scottish care information diabetes collaboration system. Can you c...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 January 2019 [Draft] : 23 January 2019


David Torrance (Kirkcaldy) (SNP)

Like Alex Rowley, I have an invitation to put to the cabinet secretary. Will he come to my constituency to meet members of the Levenmouth rail campaign and see the potential economic benefit...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15723: Establishment of a Committee (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 06/02/2019
Result - For: 92, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15625.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2019
Result - For: 30, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15625: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2019
Result - For: 67, Against: 58 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-15607.1: Presumption to Mainstream (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15615.2: Tackling Antisocial Behaviour (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2019
Result - For: 69, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15609.2: A Connected Scotland, the Scottish Government’s Strategy for Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 29/01/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15507.1: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15507.2: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15507: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-15514: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 0 Abstain: 27
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Motion S5M-15860: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15861: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15843: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15777: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15776: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15771: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15712: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15673: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15672: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15669: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02901: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02751: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02591: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02470: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02378: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02342: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02283: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02229: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02144: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02088: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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