Paul Wheelhouse MSP

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

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Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2017 [Draft] : 08 dhen Ghearran 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

Companies such as NCR, Tokheim and Michelin Tyre have been success stories for Dundee, and we have provided funding support to key employers in Dundee through the...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2017 [Draft] : 08 dhen Ghearran 2017


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

I understand that NCR has commenced consultation of its employees regarding the company’s future restructuring plans. We have contacted NCR to offer support for any employees who might face ...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2017 [Draft] : 08 dhen Ghearran 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

I know that Liam McArthur has a strong and long-standing interest in that issue, which severely affects his constituency. We are in continuing dialogue with the D...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2017 [Draft] : 08 dhen Ghearran 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

I recognise Maurice Golden’s genuine interest in the issue, but it is somewhat rich of him to ask that because the UK Government is responsible for some of the pa...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2017 [Draft] : 08 dhen Ghearran 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

I recognise that Nova Innovation is a very forward-thinking company that has done excellent work of late, and has had a successful year. I understand the technica...



Meeting of the Parliament 08 February 2017 [Draft] : 08 dhen Ghearran 2017


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

The Scottish Government and its enterprise agencies continue to offer significant support to the marine energy sector in Scotland. The renewable energy investment fund and wave energy Scotla...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 dhen Ghearran 2017


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

I thank the member for North East Scotland, Mike Rumbles, for raising the matter. I hope that my cold does not affect members’ ability to understand me.



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2017 : 02 dhen Ghearran 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

I give some encouragement to Mr Tomkins by saying that the recent UK innovation survey 2015, which is carried out on the same basis in Scotland and UK-wide, shows...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2017 : 02 dhen Ghearran 2017


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

Boosting innovation is critical to driving inclusive economic growth. We are working with our agencies and stakeholders to develop a more innovative and entrepren...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 January 2017 [Draft] : 26 dhen Fhaoilleach 2017


Paul Wheelhouse

I certainly agree with the sentiment that there is an onus on banks that have reduced branch coverage to try to make sure that they maintain access to banking ser...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03898.2: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 95, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03898.1: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 49, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03898.3: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 17, Against: 32 Abstain: 59
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AbstainDefeated
S5M-03873.1: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03873: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03858.3: Article 50 (John Lamont)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858.1: Article 50 (Lewis Macdonald)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 102 Abstain: 2
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858.2: Article 50 (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 72, Against: 33 Abstain: 18
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ForCarried
S5M-03858.4: Article 50 (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 119 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858: Article 50 (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 90, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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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 >>
Motion S4M-15229: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2015 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-07135: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01044: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
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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