Rhoda Grant MSP

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Rhoda Grant MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 March 2019 [Draft] : 21 March 2019


Rhoda Grant

I have only 10 seconds left, so I will just say that crofters have a right to buy, which goes a long way towards fulfilling the balance of power between them and ...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 March 2019 [Draft] : 21 March 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Land reform has been a focus of the Parliament from the very beginning. It has always been high on the agenda, as my colleagues Claudia Beamish and Alex Rowley ha...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 March 2019 [Draft] : 21 March 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Land ownership is totally unbalanced in Scotland. If we move towards the purchase of smaller amounts of land, how will we change the fact that 50 per cent of land...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Rhoda Grant

That was a welcome intervention.



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The debate has provided an opportunity for some light-hearted banter. It appears that we are all Trekkies now. However, it is also a serious debate. We have to look at the advancements in te...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, congratulate Liam McArthur on securing the debate, and on his moving tribute. He has brought the Longhope lifeboat disaster to the attention of Parliament...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2019 [Draft] : 12 March 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, congratulate Andy Wightman on securing the debate. I apologise to members, as I am unable to stay for the whole of it.



Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2019 [Draft] : 12 March 2019


Rhoda Grant

Any improvement in working conditions for care staff is welcome but some of the changes that are being made to care contracts mean that people are getting their h...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2019 [Draft] : 12 March 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Sadly, workers’ hard-fought-for rights are being eroded. The gig economy, zero-hours contracts and a lack of collective bargaining have led to that, and young people and women are bearing th...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2019 [Draft] : 12 March 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I thank the cabinet secretary for prior sight of his statement. He is aware that quota speculation is a barrier to entry to fishing, with quotas changing hands at...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-16445.1: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Edward Mountain)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16445.3: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16445.2: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-16445: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16407.4: Student Support (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-16407.1: Student Support (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16407: Student Support (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16408.3: Free Bus Travel for Under-25s (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 29 Abstain: 29
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 35: Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 19/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
ForCarried
S5M-16394: Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-16231: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16207: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16123.1: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15951: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15659: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15507.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15422: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15279.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15096.1: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14858: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-22301: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22302: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03085: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02886: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21386: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02878: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21276: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20998: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20631: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01369: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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