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Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

You have nothing to declare on that basis, Bill. [Laughter



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

Yes, thank you.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

Perhaps the committee should flag up the issue to the Finance and Constitution Committee as one that it might want to address.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

Is that your position, too, Auditor General?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

My final question is on a slightly different matter. In evidence yesterday to the Scottish Parliament’s Finance and Constitution Committee, it became obvious that...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

However, as things stand, the National Audit Office is satisfied that HMRC’s current systems are sufficiently robust at the moment.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

Okay. You think that HMRC’s systems are robust enough to pick up and flag up where that might happen.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

Well, are you satisfied—



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

There is no chance in this job, I can tell you.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Alex Neil

Let me give a practical example. Suppose that I earn £150,000 or £160,000 a year.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09927.1: Building a Connected Scotland: Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness Together (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 76 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-09888.1: Protecting Public Services (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-09888.4: Protecting Public Services (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-09888.3: Protecting Public Services (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09888.2: Protecting Public Services (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 61 Abstain: 35
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-09888: Protecting Public Services (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887.3: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887.1: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887.2: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-09477: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09448: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08686: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08172: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05123: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04734: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04527: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03519: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03485: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02726: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-12813: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12769: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08369: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08015: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08012: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08013: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08021: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08023: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08017: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06831: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2017 Show Full Question >>

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