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Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

We could seek clarification and defer the petition, because there might be measures in RPP3 that will assist local authorities to take action.



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

From my point of view, it is not. It seems to be just a reluctance to take bold measures.



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

There is probably a fear factor, as far as local authorities are concerned. I know that when I was on Falkirk Council and the City of Edinburgh Council was planni...



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

I agree. We should close the petition, because I do not see any merit in taking it forward.



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

Unison Scotland should definitely be invited, particularly given the significant and worrying drop in calls to the helpline, which I read about in the submissions...



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

Since the petition was first discussed by the committee, I have become more aware of issues in my health board area. I am intrigued by the comments of the chief e...



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

As has been said, we have received many submissions, including a large number from local authorities, and from the Scottish Government and the Children and Young ...



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

Having served on Falkirk Council’s education committee, I have been following developments in it. Is it not the case, though, that in some local authorities—inclu...



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald

I am sorry—I have a bit of a cold today. I will repeat the question. <...



Public Petitions Committee 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Angus MacDonald (Falkirk East) (SNP)

Good morning, gentlemen. In the background information to your petition, you referred to the recruitment process and said that

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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