Tavish Scott MSP

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Tavish Scott MSP

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  • Member for: Shetland Islands
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

Tavish is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

When Jamie Greene asked you about—



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

You are talking about pre-2014.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

I am talking about the reconstruction after the 2014 fire that you were asked to grant aid.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

Was a system funded for the new build after the 2014 fire?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

Jamie Greene asked you the question. You were asked to provide funding for a fire suppression system for the new build. You said that you could not. My simple que...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

Was there no discussion among you all about how to make sure that such a fire did not happen again?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

However, as you went into the funding package for the reconstruction—



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

Well, 97 per cent of it had not and was still there.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

The point is that we now understand that some of it had not gone up in smoke.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 January 2019 [Draft] : 17 January 2019


Tavish Scott

Yes, but I presume that, at some stage, all the funding organisations, including yours, were in a room saying that you were going to assist in rebuilding that fan...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15493.2: City Deal and Regional Economic Partnership (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-15493: City Deal and Regional Economic Partnership (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2019
Result - For: 80, Against: 33 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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ForCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-15355: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15254: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15255: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15096.2: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15040: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15010: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14937: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14671: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14638.2: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14521.3: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-21121: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20990: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02762: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20772: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20694: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20579: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20578: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20577: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20445: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20407: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Question >>

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