Richard Leonard MSP

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


Richard Leonard

I should also make it clear that the problem is not unique to one hospital: it is replicated right across the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde area. There are fewer ...



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


Richard Leonard

This week, the Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee, following the tragic events at the Queen Elizabeth university hospital, ...



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


Richard Leonard

Jeremy Corbyn has made it clear that the House of Commons has two options: to secure a better deal or take it back to the people. That is the Labour Party positio...



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


Richard Leonard

Thank you, Presiding Officer. I remind the...



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


2. Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

Last night, the House of Commons voted to oppose a no-deal Brexit, but, as the law stands, we will still be leaving the European Union on 29 March with no deal. The First Minister and I agre...



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


Richard Leonard

I hope that my remarks are a contribution to the discussion about how we progress this issue. In truth, the landscape of public procurement under the SNP’s watch is scarred with unfair work ...



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


Richard Leonard

Yes, but getting businesses to sign up to the pledge is a specific Government goal, and the fact that only half a percentage point have done so is, in my view, a sign of failure. ...



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


Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I remind members of my entry in the register of members’ interests. I commend the Scottish Government on its recent agreement with the three civil service unions. The agreement recognises th...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 March 2019 [Draft] : 07 March 2019


Richard Leonard

Yes, I will—I said that on Tuesday afternoon.



Meeting of the Parliament 07 March 2019 [Draft] : 07 March 2019


Richard Leonard

I did not discern an answer in that, so let me ask another question. Last night, the Scottish National Party Minister for Public...

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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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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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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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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S5M-16407.1: Student Support (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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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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Motion S5M-16257.1: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15390: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15261.2: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14405: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12842: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10285.1: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09513.2: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09367: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07165: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05630.2: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5F-03173: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03144: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03116: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03086: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03062: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03038: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03014: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02990: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02963: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02927: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/01/2019 Show Full Question >>

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