Marco Biagi MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2016 : 23 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Marco Biagi

I share that concern. Community councils that do not feel listened to will not attract people and will struggle to recruit. Our work includes a website to support...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2016 : 23 dhen Mhàrt 2016


The Minister for Local Government and Community Empowerment (Marco Biagi)

Although local authorities have statutory oversight of community councils, the Government has been working with the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities, the Improvement Service and Edin...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2016 : 23 dhen Mhàrt 2016


Marco Biagi

Highland Council is receiving £439 million from the Scottish Government and as my colleague the cabinet secretary has already said, the overall reduction national...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2016 : 23 dhen Mhàrt 2016


The Minister for Local Government and Community Empowerment (Marco Biagi)

The Scottish Government and its public sector partners continue to make significant investment in our communities, including the Highlands and Islands. For example, yesterday we announced a ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2016 : 22 dhen Mhàrt 2016


The Minister for Local Government and Community Empowerment (Marco Biagi)

I think that that was a call to speak.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2016 : 25 dhen Ghearran 2016


Marco Biagi

The issue of the interconnector from Orkney to the rest of Scotland so that Orkney can export renewable energy has been the subject of some debate in the islands ...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2016 : 25 dhen Ghearran 2016


Marco Biagi

I take the view that it is certainly far better, when asking local government to take forward key priorities, such as a living wage for every social care worker, protecting the council tax f...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 February 2016 : 25 dhen Ghearran 2016


The Minister for Local Government and Community Empowerment (Marco Biagi)

On Monday I, along with my ministerial colleague Derek Mackay, met the leader and chief executive of Orkney Islands Council as part of the latest island areas min...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 February 2016 : 24 dhen Ghearran 2016


The Minister for Local Government and Community Empowerment (Marco Biagi)

I thank Jayne Baxter for her motion on the fairer Fife commission and for securing the opportunity to be here.



Meeting of the Parliament 10 February 2016 : 10 dhen Ghearran 2016


The Minister for Local Government and Community Empowerment (Marco Biagi)

Some battles constantly need to be refought because they seem to re-emerge each generation. I was going to remark on the fact that the practice being made illegal in 1985 and the closing of ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 80: Burial and Cremation (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 75
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 71 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 29
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 0 Abstain: 12
ForCarried
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 30
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 49, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S4M-15944: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Margaret Burgess)
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 14 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 85, Against: 10 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 19
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 81, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 20
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 81, Against: 17 Abstain: 0
ForCarried

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Motion S4M-15457: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14271: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13523: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13207: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12423: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12220: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11597: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11537: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11342: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11341: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-03642: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03574: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/09/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03499: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03457: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22195: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21920: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03337: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02142: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03268: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03242: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2014 Show Full Question >>

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