Finlay Carson MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Finlay Carson

With the additional safeguards recommended by the committee, coupled with Scotland’s enviable history of innovation, I am confident that the salmon farming industry can continue to grow whil...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 February 2019 : 06 February 2019


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

I believe that the debate marks an important milestone in the future of salmon farming in Scotland. Although it is centred on the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee’s inquiry into salm...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 January 2019 [Draft] : 30 January 2019


Finlay Carson

What will the Scottish Government do to quantify that potential and what support will it give to the Burns route?



Meeting of the Parliament 30 January 2019 [Draft] : 30 January 2019


Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

As the Presiding Officer will know, the south-west 300 is a stunning 300-mile drive with awesome coastlines, hills, glens, forests and lochs and abundant history,...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 January 2019 [Draft] : 24 January 2019


Finlay Carson

What about paramedics?



Meeting of the Parliament 24 January 2019 [Draft] : 24 January 2019


Finlay Carson

Over a decade ago, when the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, was health secretary, she warned against single-crew call-outs. She said at the time:



Meeting of the Parliament 24 January 2019 [Draft] : 24 January 2019


2. Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what its policy is on staffing ambulances. (S5O-02810)



Meeting of the Parliament 22 January 2019 [Draft] : 22 January 2019


Finlay Carson

Can the minister confirm whether the Government is on track to deliver the road map with timings for the roll-out of R100 in July, as it has committed to?<...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 January 2019 [Draft] : 22 January 2019


Finlay Carson

Will the minister give way on that point?



Meeting of the Parliament 22 January 2019 [Draft] : 22 January 2019


Finlay Carson

I am sorry, but I do not have time. The gr...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15907: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15879: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2019
Result - For: 61, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstCarried
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-15507.2: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15514: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 0 Abstain: 27
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S5M-15913: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15881: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15600: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15435: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15269: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15268: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14961: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14807.1: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14148: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13754: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02922: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21622: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21623: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21465: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21330: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21328: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21219: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21168: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21167: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21166: Finlay Carson, Galloway and West Dumfries, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>

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