Claire Baker MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Claire Baker

The debate has been interesting if brief, with many issues that are too broad and complex to address in the short time that I have.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Claire Baker

I recognise the cabinet secretary’s commitment and the resources that have been put in. However, it is important that we reflect on whether we can do more to ensu...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

As a Labour MSP, I am proud of Labour’s internationalist history. Our record in Government, both here in Holyrood and at Westminster, is one that I can speak posi...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 11 January 2018 : 11 January 2018


Claire Baker

Our country, which is going through the process of leaving the EU, has particular issues with Erasmus. Are other countries that are trying to engage with the programme, or which are already ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 11 January 2018 : 11 January 2018


Claire Baker

We all recognise the importance of the Erasmus+ programme and everyone here is looking for a way in which to maintain it in the future. However, we cannot ignore ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 11 January 2018 : 11 January 2018


Claire Baker

I have two other questions. The papers for the meeting give a breakdown of where the €21 million went—to universities, schools and so on. Did a particular sector ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 11 January 2018 : 11 January 2018


Claire Baker

I am interested in the figures. Over the past year, the funding coming to Scotland for the programme has increased from €16 million to €21 million. Do the witness...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 11 January 2018 : 11 January 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Thank you, convener. I do not have any relevant interests to declare.



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2018 [Draft] : 10 January 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I am pleased to take part in this afternoon’s debate, not just from a sport, cultural and tourism point of view, but also as a regional MSP whose area will be hosting one of the events.

Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2018 [Draft] : 10 January 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

The cabinet secretary may be aware of the growing culture gap between the poorest and the richest in our society. Recent figures from the Scottish household surve...

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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S5M-09888.1: Protecting Public Services (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.4: Protecting Public Services (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.3: Protecting Public Services (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.2: Protecting Public Services (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 61 Abstain: 35
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S5M-09888: Protecting Public Services (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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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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Motion S5M-09887.3: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09378.3: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09201: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08737: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06952: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06677: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06031.1: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05923: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05733.2: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05502: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-13917: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13918: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13921: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13920: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01713: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01642: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13492: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13367: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-13298: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-00773: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2017 Show Full Question >>

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