Mairi Gougeon MSP

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  • Member for: Angus North and Mearns
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Mairi is a member of the following Committees:

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

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Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

I am happy to move to the question, convener.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

I agree. Belgium for example, is in a similar situation to the UK, in that one of its regions has decided to opt out. You are absolutely right that 19 countries in the EU—the vast majority—h...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

That does not mean that there will not be proposals in the future. It is important that we have the powers in place—especially in relation to the SSI that is to come, which will correct any ...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

I would much rather that our legislation was in a fit state and ready to go, regardless of the situation.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

On this issue, we cannot wait to see what happens.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

No, that is not the case because, even if we end up in a no-deal Brexit, we would still need elements of the SSI and would want to have them as part of our legisl...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

I think that I outlined most of that in my response to Richard Lyle—it is about bringing our legislation up to date. We committed to transposing the EU directive....



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

We have opted out through the transitional arrangements. That is our position and we would still be able to do that if the SSI does not pass. However, the SSI bri...



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

That is correct and, as I say, this SSI would not change any policy; we would simply be continuing with our current stated policy.



Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Mairi Gougeon

Helen Stanley can answer the question about the timeframe. What I would say is that that section is to ensure that, if anyone breaches the regulations, we have the enforcement powers that en...

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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ForCarried
S5M-15879: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2019
Result - For: 61, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
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-15507.2: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15514: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 0 Abstain: 27
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-14625: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12634: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12554: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12357: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11992: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11704: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11693: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11663: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11383: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10928: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-17368: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02127: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02066: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02308: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15841: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15842: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15840: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02068: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01791: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01720: Mairi Gougeon, Angus North and Mearns, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2018 Show Full Question >>

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Change of name

Mairi Gougeon was elected as Mairi Evans. She changed her name on 17 July 2017.

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