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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 30 July 2020 [Draft] : 30 July 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

The Fraser of Allander institute estimates that more than half a million jobs in Scotland are supported by demand for our goods and services from the rest of the ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 30 July 2020 [Draft] : 30 July 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

This week’s harrowing BBC documentary about care homes showed care home workers who felt that they were prevented from sending residents who were infected with Co...



Meeting of the Parliament (Virtual) 16 July 2020 [Draft] : 16 July 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

Last week, the much-loved Digby Chick restaurant in Stornoway announced its closure, which comes on the back of news of other hotel and restaurant closures across...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 09 July 2020 [Draft] : 09 July 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I thank the cabinet secretary for prior sight of her statement. The truth is that, yesterday, Rishi Sunak announced an ambitious plan for the whole of the UK, inc...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

As colleagues have intimated, we welcome the report’s publication, and we express thanks to Benny Higgins and others for putting it together so quickly. We also welcome several of the recomm...



Committee on the Scottish Government Handling of Harassment Complaints 22 June 2020 [Draft] : 22 June 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I echo what Jackie Baillie said about the importance of the committee meeting physically as soon as possible in August, in whatever way the Parliament and the members of the committee might ...



Finance and Constitution Committee 19 June 2020 : 19 June 2020


Donald Cameron

I have a slightly different question, about environmental principles and the environmental body that I believe the bill sets up, although I have not had time to d...



Finance and Constitution Committee 19 June 2020 : 19 June 2020


Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I have two questions on the continuity bill, cabinet secretary. The first is about the workload involved. I believe that the EU produces approximately 2,000 laws,...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 18 June 2020 : 18 June 2020


Donald Cameron

This morning, I was contacted by the owner of a small, independent shop in a town in the Highlands, who is desperate at not being able to open right now. In the w...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 18 June 2020 : 18 June 2020


1. Donald Cameron (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update of its plans to safely reopen sectors of the economy. (S5O-04420)

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22119.3: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-22119: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-22115: Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 22, Against: 56 Abstain: 1
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 42, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 37
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 38
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 39
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 40
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-22033.1: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21861: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/05/2020 R Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-21717: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21520: Donald Cameron, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/04/2020 R Show Full Motion >>
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