Rhoda Grant MSP

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Rhoda Grant MSP

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

Rhoda is a member of the following Committees:

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

Parliamentary Activities

Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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


Rhoda Grant

Businesses that deal in cash are especially vulnerable, because there appears to be an increase in the number of break-ins to such businesses. That is costing them financially, but it also i...



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


3. Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to support Highlands and Islands businesses experiencing losses due to cuts in rural banking services. (S5O-03525)



Meeting of the Parliament 10 September 2019 [Draft] : 10 September 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The statement is a blow for crofting. Legislation is required to put right the Scottish Government’s mistakes in previous legislation. Those mistakes were identif...



Public Petitions Committee 05 September 2019 [Draft] : 05 September 2019


Rhoda Grant

Ninewells hospital is fundraising; it has had some funding already—not from the Government but from other sources. Mary Ramsay is fundraising locally and people who will benefit from this tr...



Public Petitions Committee 05 September 2019 [Draft] : 05 September 2019


Rhoda Grant

It is a better treatment for the patient because deep brain stimulation means that you have to have invasive surgery to put electrodes in your brain to stop the tremor. When that is first do...



Public Petitions Committee 05 September 2019 [Draft] : 05 September 2019


Rhoda Grant

Thank you for reminding me. I know that the cost is into the millions.



Public Petitions Committee 05 September 2019 [Draft] : 05 September 2019


Rhoda Grant

I do not have the exact figure in front of me, but I do not think that that is right.



Public Petitions Committee 05 September 2019 [Draft] : 05 September 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Thank you, convener. Mary Ramsay is a constituent of mine and has been fighting really hard to raise funds for a focused ultrasound scanner in Scotland. Mary Ramsay suffers from essential tr...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 September 2019 : 05 September 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, congratulate Kenneth Gibson on securing the debate and join him in paying tribute to the Scottish Civic Trust and its partners for organising doors open d...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 September 2019 [Draft] : 03 September 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I, too, support efforts to get those convergence funds back to Scotland and the cabinet secretary’s indication that the funds will be directed to those in the mos...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-18778.1: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 34, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-18767.1: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18767: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 1 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
SPCB election
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-18695.1: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-18695: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-18626: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17896: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17882: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17785: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17581: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17436.1: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17420: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17304.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5W-25377: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03525: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23993: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23717: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23719: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23718: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03370: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23417: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23414: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23416: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/05/2019 Show Full Question >>

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