Paul Wheelhouse MSP

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  • Member for: South Scotland
  • Region: Ar
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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


Paul Wheelhouse

Thank you, convener. I thank the committee for its attention.



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


Paul Wheelhouse

I thank the team. We are sorry that the errors happened in the first place, but we are glad to have fixed them early.



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


The Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy (Paul Wheelhouse)

Thank you, convener, and good morning, everyone.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

I think that the number is down from 173 to 139.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

It would be difficult to do a review before we had evidence of the impact of the changes that are to go through. However, I take Jackie Baillie’s point about the ...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

On the latter point, Mr Dennis made a good point about data and needing to have sufficient time to understand how the measures that we are putting forward will wo...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

There is a particular issue about capping the audit fee, which was addressed in Mr Dennis’s earlier remarks. I do not think that there has been a similarly strong...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

ICAS has said that it has “no significant objections” to the proposals. I take the point that Mr Leonard might have heard something during ICAS’s oral evidence th...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

I would not characterise the changes in that way. I fully acknowledge the reputations of Govan Law Centre and of ICAS, both of which are good organisations that, ...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 dhen Mhàrt 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

Ideally, though, I encourage the committee not to recommend annulment, if it is at all possible. As Mr Dennis suggested, nobody likes to pay fees or the costs of ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04710.2: Scotland's Choice (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04710.4: Scotland's Choice (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.5: Scotland's Choice (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.3: Scotland's Choice (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710: Scotland's Choice (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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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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ForCarried
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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstCarried
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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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-04390: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03910: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02919: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02138: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02136: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02137: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15607: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15440: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15426: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15423: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-09164: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01238: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01063: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07134: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
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Question S4W-07085: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07044: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
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