Claire Baker MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 December 2017 [Draft] : 12 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

The Auditor General has said that the audit “identified a number of...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker

I appreciate that the annual report is public as it is part of the papers for this meeting, but it might be helpful to share the report with the cross-party group...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I do not have any registered interests that are relevant to the committee.



Meeting of the Parliament 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I, too, thank Alexander Stewart for bringing the debate this afternoon.



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker

This has been a wide-ranging debate, and there has arguably been far too much to consider in the time available to us. There have been comments that there is a ro...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker

The current arrangements concentrate power for policing in the Scottish Government, which appoints the SPA chair, who, in turn, appoints the chief constable. The Government has the capacity ...



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I am pleased to take part in today’s debate. As I have a short time in which to speak, I will not address all the amendments, but I will set out the reasons for Labour’s amendment.

Justice Committee 05 December 2017 (Draft) : 05 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker

I want to pick up on a couple of things in the minister’s opening statement.



Justice Committee 05 December 2017 (Draft) : 05 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker

Yes. Some clarity on that point would be helpful.



Justice Committee 05 December 2017 (Draft) : 05 dhen Dùbhlachd 2017


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I was hoping to get some clarity about the instrument. It is a challenging ambition to have smoke-free prisons by November 2018. My question is about the definition of smoking, which include...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09406.2: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 57 Abstain: 14
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S5M-09406.1: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09406: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 70, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.4: Justice (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-09378.1: Justice (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 55, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.3: Justice (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.2: Justice (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 114 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378: Justice (Liam McArthur)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 35, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09379.2: Finance (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-09257: Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Bill (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-09378.3: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09201: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08737: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06952: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06677: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06031.1: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05923: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05733.2: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05502: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05135: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-13298: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-00773: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01493: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01443: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01424: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01367: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11726: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11724: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11725: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11721: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Question >>

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