Donald Cameron MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


Donald Cameron

I do not accept that. I am not setting out arguments against what has been proposed. I am saying that there are knock-on effects and consequences for businesses t...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


Donald Cameron

I am afraid that I cannot take the intervention. We acknowledge the n...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


Donald Cameron

The guidance is complicated. I listened very carefully to what Jason Leitch said, and I commend him for what he said, but that comment was given in general terms. The complexity is compounde...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


Donald Cameron

I will in a second. I like and respect Jason Leitch, I commend him for his frankness and I sympathise with him, but when the national clinical director—someone who advises the Government and...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I begin by setting out the Scottish Conservatives’ general position. We understand why the restrictions are necessary. The number of cases is rising, prevalence i...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

The minister will know that, before the pandemic, there was a mental health crisis in rural and remote parts of Scotland such as the Highlands and Islands. That c...



COVID-19 Committee 07 October 2020 [Draft] : 07 October 2020


The Convener

The committee will publish a report to the Parliament in the coming days, setting out our decisions on the statutory instruments that have been considered at the ...



COVID-19 Committee 07 October 2020 [Draft] : 07 October 2020


The Convener

I thank the cabinet secretary and his accompanying officials for their evidence this morning.



COVID-19 Committee 07 October 2020 [Draft] : 07 October 2020


The Convener

We turn next to Annabelle Ewing.



COVID-19 Committee 07 October 2020 [Draft] : 07 October 2020


The Convener

Thank you for those answers, but, on that last point, I think that Mr Hunter’s response would be that extended households can be formed only with one child, so th...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22985.4: COVID-19 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2020
Result - For: 53, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22970: Trade Bill - UK Legislation (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22955.1: United Kingdom Internal Market Bill - UK Legislation (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 07/10/2020
Result - For: 28, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22955: United Kingdom Internal Market Bill - UK Legislation (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/10/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22860.2: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22860.1: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 27, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22860: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22845: The Social Security Administration and Tribunal Membership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2020
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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Motion S5M-23001: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/10/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22985.2: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-22708.2: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22685: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22592: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22223: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22171: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22154: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22063: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-32492: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/10/2020 Show Full Question >>

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