Rona Mackay MSP

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Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit 

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Education and Skills Committee 20 February 2019 [Draft] : 20 February 2019


Rona Mackay

Professor Louise Hayward of the University of Glasgow said: “The idea of havin...



Education and Skills Committee 20 February 2019 [Draft] : 20 February 2019


Rona Mackay

I want to pick up Ross Greer’s point about the tests being high-stakes tests. The Government has consistently said that the tests are not high-stakes tests, and Professor Hargreaves agreed w...



Education and Skills Committee 20 February 2019 [Draft] : 20 February 2019


Rona Mackay

So it is the local authority’s responsibility.



Education and Skills Committee 20 February 2019 [Draft] : 20 February 2019


Rona Mackay (Strathkelvin and Bearsden) (SNP)

Does the legislation extend to young people in secure residential care? I recently visited a care unit in my constituency and was concerned to hear that one young man who left at 16 was goin...



Justice Committee 19 February 2019 [Draft] : 19 February 2019


Rona Mackay (Strathkelvin and Bearsden) (SNP)

To follow on from John Finnie’s question, are psychoactive drugs on the list at the moment?



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Rona Mackay

The bill is a key part of the SNP Government’s wider work to reform the justice system, protect public safety and support victim...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Rona Mackay

The rate is not as high as that—the situation is not as extreme as Mr Kerr suggests. In any case, that issue is not a reason to not go down this road; it is a sep...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Rona Mackay

I absolutely agree that that is shocking, and we seriously need to address it. I hope that the trajectory that we are on will do something to deal with it....



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Rona Mackay (Strathkelvin and Bearsden) (SNP)

As we have heard, the bill is fairly complex in parts, so it is hard to distil it in a speech of six minutes. However, I will to try to capture each of the three ...



Education and Skills Committee 06 February 2019 [Draft] : 06 February 2019


Rona Mackay

To be fair to the Government, it has consistently said that the SNSAs are not high stakes.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15907: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15879: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2019
Result - For: 61, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-15723: Establishment of a Committee (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 06/02/2019
Result - For: 92, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15625.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2019
Result - For: 30, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15625: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2019
Result - For: 67, Against: 58 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-15607.1: Presumption to Mainstream (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15615.2: Tackling Antisocial Behaviour (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2019
Result - For: 69, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15609.2: A Connected Scotland, the Scottish Government’s Strategy for Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 29/01/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15507.2: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15514: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 0 Abstain: 27
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15958: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15890: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15721: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15508: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15425: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15310: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15307: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15171: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15172: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15127: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-21409: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21344: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02823: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20860: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02752: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02674: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02541: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19552: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02443: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18911: Rona Mackay, Strathkelvin and Bearsden, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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