Mark Ruskell MSP

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


Mark Ruskell

I suppose that, true to form, we will always divide over constitutional questions, particularly given that there is an election next week. However, I will reach o...



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


Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Green)

I, too, welcome the opportunity to debate the impact that Brexit will have and, in many cases, is already having on our food and drink sector.



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


Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Green)

Following last year’s investigation, permit variations were served on the operators requiring them to introduce best available technology to tackle noise and vibr...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


Mark Ruskell

Who will be first? Is it the European—[Interruption



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


Mark Ruskell

Should any areas be off limits? The last time we spoke, we talked about the decision potentially to approve a third runway at Heathrow airport. Should that be reviewed? Should your target to...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


Mark Ruskell

The need for more action is certainly urgent. The question is not just about when you can set the target; it is also about what actions you will take and what cha...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


Mark Ruskell

Aw!



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


Mark Ruskell

You have met Greta Thunberg, you have read the CCC’s recommendations and you will have seen the Scottish Government’s response to those recommendations—it has ann...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


Mark Ruskell

I will go back to your point about divergence. Concerns have been raised that, in Scotland, there has been a reduction in the protection that is given to internat...



Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


Mark Ruskell

You acknowledge that the current EU system is the best system, that it works in the best way and that you want to remain aligned with it and to continue to use it...

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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AgainstDefeated
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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ForDefeated
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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AbstainCarried
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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S5M-17281.2: Treatment Time Guarantee (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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AbstainDefeated
S5M-17281: Treatment Time Guarantee (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17280.2: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 52 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-17304.3: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17206: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17092: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16784: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16555: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16512: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16247: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15611: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15380.1: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15279.1: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-23256: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23257: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23258: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23118: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23114: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-23115: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23092: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23091: Mark Ruskell, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2019 Show Full Question >>

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