Margaret Mitchell MSP

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  • Member for: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

Thank you.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

Or has the SPA?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

That is a helpful explanation of how capacity creation can work. Have you met the SPF, given the comments that were made to the sub-committee about having that dialogue?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

The most important thing in any organisation is its workforce.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

I will ask about next steps. Police Scotland and the SPA have outlined two possible directions of travel to mitigate the shortfall in capital spending requirements. The first is to

Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

I suggest that, as well as staffing issues to do with holidays and sickness absence, such events should be factored into the budget, because they come up just about every year. If you are ag...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

You have already mentioned that, in the next few months, Police Scotland will face potentially unprecedented demands due to Brexit and the fact that a major climate conference will take plac...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

With respect, that does not tell me whether you are in favour of the suggestion or are proactively lobbying for it.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

So you are actively lobbying the Scottish Government on that.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 12 September 2019 [Draft] : 12 September 2019


Margaret Mitchell

I understand how that works. What representations has the SPA made on the matter?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-18778.1: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 34, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-18778: Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 5 Abstain: 29
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AbstainCarried
S5M-18767.1: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-18767: The Impact of the UK Government's Planned Immigration Policy and Mobility Restrictions on Scotland's University and Scientific Research Sectors (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 1 Abstain: 29
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AbstainCarried
SPCB election
Meeting Date: 10/09/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-18695.1: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-18695: Avoiding a No-deal Exit from the EU (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/09/2019
Result - For: 87, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-17945: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 26/06/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4A
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 26, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 27: Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4B
Meeting Date: 25/06/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-18818: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18706: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18693: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18575: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18568: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18026: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17702: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17622: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17514: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17326: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03500: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03456: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03343: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03319: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03185: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22157: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22156: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03020: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02980: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02906: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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