Edward Mountain MSP

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Edward Mountain MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Edward is a member of the following Committees:

Edward is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners' Group

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


Edward Mountain

There is nothing like making a late intervention. I thought that Mike Rumbles was going to make an intervention on PGIs, which is what we were discussing and what is important. <...



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


Edward Mountain

I will give way on that point to a member of the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee.



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


Edward Mountain

I am quite short of time; I will see whether I can give way when I come to the member’s party’s contributions.



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


Edward Mountain

I am afraid that I am very pushed for time. I might give Mr Brown an opportunity to intervene later in my speech.



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


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

I welcome the debate, as it has given Scottish Conservative members another opportunity to say how much we support Scotland’s fo...



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


Edward Mountain

On a point of order, Presiding Officer. In my haste to get the cabinet secretary to correct a statement that he made, which he was unable to do, I failed to decla...



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


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

Michael Gove gave evidence to the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee yesterday, and, when he was asked about the problems that face the sheep industry, he s...



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


Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands) (Con)

Given the fact that Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd air traffic controllers propose to take strike action on Thursday of next week, can the First Minister upda...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


The Convener

That ends stage 2 consideration. The bill will now be reprinted, as amended at stage 2.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


The Convener

Amendment 12, in the name of the cabinet secretary, is grouped with amendment 13. 12:15  

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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstDefeated
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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AgainstDefeated
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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AgainstCarried
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-17240: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17075: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17012: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16924: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16742: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/04/2019 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16445.1: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16312.2: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16325: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16113: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15931: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-22937: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22936: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22928: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03071: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02946: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21826: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21825: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21823: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02853: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21322: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2019 Show Full Question >>

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