Claire Baker MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2018 [Draft] : 07 November 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I welcome the opportunity to speak in this afternoon’s debate. Many of...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

That is helpful, thank you. During our inquiry, concerns were raised a...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

I want to know a bit more about the studio proposals. I understand that you are in negotiations at the moment, so it might be a sensitive issue. You have said tha...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

I am sure that you recognise how important that is. One issue that we had over the summer was about the way in which the touring fund was announced, as some peopl...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

A number of reviews are on-going. You said that you have recently announced open funding awards. Do you expect the on-going reviews to have any impact on upcoming...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

You might argue that the Wavehill review of the 2018 to 2021 funding was not a response to our inquiry, although the timing matched with our inquiry. When is that...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

It is probably too early for you to comment on the organisational review and the role of Open Change. I am assuming that the organisational review will consider the role of the chief executi...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

A number of reviews are on-going, and the committee was prompted earlier this year to undertake an inquiry after concerns were expressed to us about the regular funding decisions. This morni...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

It would be more than a little bit hard. Members have described the extreme difficulties that sectors will face. You have also expressed the opinion that we should be looking at restricting ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 01 November 2018 [Draft] : 01 November 2018


Claire Baker

What do you mean by “other non-work routes”?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 26: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14665: Prescription (Scotland) Bill (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 111, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-14602: Breach of the Code of Conduct for MSPs (Bill Kidd)
Meeting Date: 08/11/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-14638.1: Safeguarding Scotland’s International Research Collaborations and Reputation for Scientific Excellence from the Threat of Brexit (Oliver Mundell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14638.2: Safeguarding Scotland’s International Research Collaborations and Reputation for Scientific Excellence from the Threat of Brexit (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2018
Result - For: 65, Against: 30 Abstain: 20
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AbstainCarried
S5M-14638: Safeguarding Scotland’s International Research Collaborations and Reputation for Scientific Excellence from the Threat of Brexit (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 28 Abstain: 21
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AbstainCarried
S5M-14621.1: Impact of UK Government Welfare Cuts and Universal Credit on Poverty (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-14425.2: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14341: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14245: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14133: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12852: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12810: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12833: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12832: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12455: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11637: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-19322: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19268: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19270: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19267: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19269: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02405: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18842: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18839: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18840: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02359: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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