Colin Beattie MSP

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Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie

—you are coming to a point where a review might be beneficial.



Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie

You would agree that—



Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie

What about EIS’s proposal that the board has come to the end of its lifespan?



Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie

Bill Maxwell might have a comment.



Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie

The board has more power than simply the power to make a recommendation to the minister. According to the Scottish Government, it has a lot more power than that.



Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie

If I can again interrupt, you say in your submission that the management board only ever had the “power to recommend”. That is a lot different from saying that it gives “strong advice”. How ...



Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie

I have a second question, and I hope that Bill Maxwell will come in and answer both my questions together. Paragraph 13 of the EIS submission says that the CFE ma...



Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie

Can I interrupt you? I come back to your submission, which states:

Education and Skills Committee 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP)

Yes—I have a couple of questions for Larry Flanagan and Bill Maxwell. In its submission, the EIS is not very complimentary about the CFE management board. In fact, at paragraph 2, it suggest...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 January 2017 [Draft] : 18 January 2017


Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP)

Could the minister advise on any progress that is being made in increasing the studying of science, technology, engineering and mathematics-related subjects beyon...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03463.3: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03463.1: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 31
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S5M-03463.2: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03463: The Future of Funding for Rural Development (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 19/01/2017
Result - For: 88, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438.2: Retain the HIE Board (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438.1: Retain the HIE Board (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03438: Retain the HIE Board (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03440.1: Health (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2017
Result - For: 33, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427.3: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03427.2: Protecting Scotland’s Interests in Negotiating our Future Relationship with Europe (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 117 Abstain: 0
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