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Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 dhen Dùbhlachd 2016


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

The debate has been very welcome and gives us an opportunity to affirm our commitment to ending violence and abuse against women and girls.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 dhen Dùbhlachd 2016


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I thank the minister for the advance copy of his statement, and I welcome the announcement that the minimum age of criminal responsibility will be raised to 12. From the advisory group to th...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 November 2016 : 29 dhen t-Samhain 2016


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I am pleased to contribute to the debate. The process of leaving the EU is complex and we are still in the early stages. In previous debates, members have stresse...



Justice Committee 22 November 2016 [Draft] : 22 dhen t-Samhain 2016


Claire Baker

Thank you for that clear statement. I have been concerned about the way in which some of the debate on the issue has been conducted in recent weeks, arising from ...



Justice Committee 22 November 2016 [Draft] : 22 dhen t-Samhain 2016


Claire Baker

That was very helpful. Is it Police Scotland’s experience that domestic abuse is still a hugely unreported crime? Have issues arisen as a result of the cultural s...



Justice Committee 22 November 2016 [Draft] : 22 dhen t-Samhain 2016


Claire Baker

My questions are for Police Scotland in particular. During our inquiry, a number of witnesses have talked about the treatment of domestic abuse cases, with claims...



Justice Committee 22 November 2016 [Draft] : 22 dhen t-Samhain 2016


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

No. I do not have any interests to declare.



Meeting of the Parliament 17 November 2016 [Draft] : 17 dhen t-Samhain 2016


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I, too, welcome the publication of the limitation bill. We all recognise the need to enable survivors to have access to justice as soon as possible. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 November 2016 [Draft] : 17 dhen t-Samhain 2016


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I know that the First Minister takes the issue of domestic abuse seriously and that she welcomes the positive work that has been done by Police Scotland and the P...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 November 2016 : 08 dhen t-Samhain 2016


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Does the cabinet secretary appreciate that because of the way in which the proposals were revealed to the public—through a freedom of information request rather t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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Motion S5M-02203.1: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01434.2: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01408: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01296: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01014: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00929: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00236: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15695.3: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15307: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14775.1: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-04944: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00413: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04655: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04107: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04060: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03704: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03703: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03706: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03705: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03687: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2016 Show Full Question >>

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