Angela Constance MSP

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Angela Constance MSP

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  • Member for: Almond Valley
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Angela is a member of the following Committees:

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Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

Thank you, convener. My door is always open. Formally, or informally, we want to have as much engagement with all members of the Scottish Parliament as possible. ...



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

The agency’s powers and functions will be a crucial part of the legislation. They are also a crucial part of our consultation, although they are not the only part...



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

That is a very good point. We know from the available information that the take-up rate of some benefits is particularly low. A prime example of that is funeral p...



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

Absolutely. Many partners are involved in this process, and with regard to people with the lived experience of the benefits system, we have already said that we will want to have user panels...



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

The point that Ruth Maguire made is crucial. Even with the best will in the world, our consultation document is not going to be a light, brief document. However, ...



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

Before I answer Ms McGuire’s questions, I want to say that I am always willing to engage with members outside committee meetings through correspondence or individ...



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

Of course, I am not assuming any responsibility for the DWP. When the new powers are operational, the DWP will continue to have a big presence in Scotland because...



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

I absolutely agree.



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

No—we do not have any powers over sanctions. That has been repeated on a number of occasions.



Social Security Committee 30 June 2016 [Draft] : 30 June 2016


Angela Constance

I understand why timelines are important to people and why people want to press the Government on our plans and our timelines. We certainly have a clear commitmen...

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Motion S5M-00374: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00280: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15838: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15588.3: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15521: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15430.3: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15403: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15306: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15304: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15282: Angela Constance, Almond Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-37111: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-11446: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34741: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34740: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34459: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34461: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34460: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-10609: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32037: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32036: Angela Constance, Livingston, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2010 Show Full Question >>

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