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Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 23 March 2017 [Draft] : 23 dhen Mhàrt 2017


John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

You acknowledge in the briefing paper that you will be overlapping with the remits of other cross-party groups. Will you be seeking to be involved actively in the...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 dhen Mhàrt 2017


John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

Can the cabinet secretary tell us what the Scottish Government’s position is on Europe today? Is it full or partial membership today, or are we waiting to hear Al...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


The Convener

Excellent. We now move into private session. 12:15 Meeting continued in private until 12:28.  



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


The Convener

Is the committee content with the instruments?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


The Convener

Item 4 is consideration of instruments subject to the negative procedure. No points have been raised by our legal advisers on the following six instruments.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


The Convener

We look forward to receiving your further reflections on what we have discussed—and, indeed, reflections on any other matters that we have not discussed and that would enhance our scrutiny o...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


The Convener

Thank you very much for those supportive comments. We are hugely indebted to you for coming today to give us evidence on the topic. I wish you a safe journey home.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


The Convener

The final question is about the speed of law reform. Your answer to my initial question rather gave away the game, in that you think that reform has been a little too slow. Do you have anyth...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


The Convener

I was not suggesting that. Nonetheless, thank you for your considered view on the issue.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


The Convener

We will assume that you have had the bill fully explained to you in that regard.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04472: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 26 Abstain: 31
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AbstainCarried
S5M-04456.2: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04456: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04474: Business Motion (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 79, Against: 0 Abstain: 16
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ForCarried
S5M-04440.1: International Women's Day (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 27, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04440.2: International Women's Day (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04440: International Women's Day (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04324.2: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04324.3: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S4M-15215: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14920: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14628: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/10/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13623: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12909: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12679: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12526: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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