Neil Findlay MSP

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


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

I must say that this is a depressing session of Parliament. People’s jobs are at risk, and if all we get are infantile contributions from the Tories, we will see jobs going down the tubes an...



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


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

Scottish mesh survivors are one group of patients who are desperate to know what the reopening of full NHS services means for their health and wellbeing.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 25 June 2020 [Draft] : 25 June 2020


Neil Findlay

Christina McKelvie mentioned the safety and human rights of older people. As the minister for older people, was she consulted on the policy of discharging 1,300 o...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 25 June 2020 [Draft] : 25 June 2020


4. Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government how it is supporting older people during the Covid-19 outbreak. (S5O-04455)



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 24 June 2020 : 24 June 2020


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

In November, after eight years without meeting mesh-injured women, the First Minister asked for a meeting in the middle of the general election campaign. She said all sorts of sympathetic th...



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Neil Findlay

I am on a roll, so I will move it.



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Neil Findlay

When dealing with vulnerable children, it must be in the child’s best interests to surround them with people who are competent, knowledgeable and professionally q...



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Neil Findlay

I would normally press my amendments but, given the minister’s offer, I will engage with her. If we do not make progress, I will bring them back at stage 3. I will wait for the minister’s of...



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Neil Findlay

Mr Finnie raises a very good point. However, that was certainly not the experience of my constituent Emma McDonald when she raised serious concerns about her chil...



Justice Committee 23 June 2020 [Draft] : 23 June 2020


Neil Findlay

Contact centres currently do not assume responsibility for children on their premises; that responsibility always lies with the parent. That begs the question: ho...

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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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 53
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-22385: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22383: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22382: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22384: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22355: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22338: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22337: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22311: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22261: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22262: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-31124: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31125: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31113: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31107: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31091: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31088: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31090: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31086: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31089: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31062: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/08/2020 Show Full Question >>

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