Bill Bowman MSP

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Bill Bowman MSP

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  • Member for: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Chair of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

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Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

In your management letter, you had no comments to make on the accounting systems or processes. It is a little bit unusual for the auditors not to make some form o...



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

During the course of your work, did you come up with any audit adjustments that may then have been processed by Audit Scotland, or were the accounts as presented ...



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

Oh—I thought that I had asked my questions.



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

Were those documents to do with the running of the business or the running of engagements? Do you have electronic audit files?



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

There are no serious concerns, then.



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

In the financial statements, on page 29, you say: “Most internal audits in 201...



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

Thank you for that. I will be interested to see how your work develops on the quality point.



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

This is a new venture for me, and there are quite a lot of papers to read. I have read your report, which is quite recent, and I have also drilled down through so...



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman

Yes, thank you. Bill ...



Meeting of the Commission 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

I refer members to my entry in the register of members’ interests. I am a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, and until 2012 I was a par...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-07141: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07084: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07031: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07030: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06887: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06847: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06817: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06789: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06746: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06703: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-10899: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10900: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10801: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10587: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10586: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10585: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10584: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10583: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10582: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01138: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/06/2017 Show Full Question >>

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