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Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

My view is that, in the longer term, all prisoners should have the right to vote. However, I, too, have taken soundings around the Parliament, and I do not think ...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

I very much welcome all committee members’ comments.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

The reform of local government and changes to the voting system that followed from the Local Governance (Scotland) Act 2004 were accompanied by a scheme of severance for councillors who stoo...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

I am quite torn. I do not concur with Gil Paterson’s view that just because people are young they cannot bring experience to the table. To turn that on its head, ...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

Consistent with my previous position on the franchise, I will support this amendment, for many of the reasons that were outlined by Mark Ruskell.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

Let us be absolutely clear that the issue is one that Parliament can decide today. There is no other Parliament holding powers over us that prevents us from enfra...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

We cannot intervene on the cabinet secretary. Can we intervene on Mr Ruskell when he is summing up?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

Can we intervene on the cabinet secretary?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

To clarify, convener, is it correct that we can intervene on one another, but not on the cabinet secretary?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 dhen Fhaoilleach 2020


Neil Findlay

Will the cabinet secretary take an intervention?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20415.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 60, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20415.2: Education (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20415: Education (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20448: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-20318.1: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20318: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 55, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 13
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 56, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20486: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20488: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20487: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20489: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20490: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20458: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20457: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20402: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20394: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20374: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-26993: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26995: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26997: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26941: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26891: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04011: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26831: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26738: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26733: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26702: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2019 Show Full Question >>

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