Colin Beattie MSP

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  • Member for: Midlothian North and Musselburgh
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

So at this point, you do not know what it means?



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

There is just one thing. On page 18, paragraph 27, reference is made to the Scottish Government working



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

That was just an example. Are there other areas where there are big gaps? The Auditor General mentioned local information perhaps not being as robust as the infor...



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

Coming back to information, paragraph 20 on page 14 talks about quite a big gap in information. How good is the information that the Government and local authorit...



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

As the Auditor General said, what is in paragraph 5 looks a wee bit narrow on the surface.



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

I refer to paragraph 5 on page 8 of the report. I want to look at how you gathered the evidence. We have previously talked ad nauseam on the committee about the p...



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

Auditor General, I think that I detect a subtle change in the way that this report has been produced. I welcome its focus on success stories and on alternative mo...



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

It seems to be a serial issue that we do not learn from the most recent disaster. Here we are again, being told—it is in paragraph 77 on page 27 of your report—th...



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

There are a couple of things that I want to come in on.



Public Audit Committee 30 June 2016 : 30 June 2016


Colin Beattie

Perhaps I will come back in later.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-00607.1: Gender and the Workplace (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 29/06/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-00601.1: Implications of the EU Referendum for Scotland (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 68 Abstain: 21
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S5M-00601: Implications of the EU Referendum for Scotland (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 0 Abstain: 31
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ForCarried
S5M-00467.4: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 33, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-00467.3: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Daniel Johnson)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 59 Abstain: 29
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S5M-00467: The Best Start in Life for Scotland's Children (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 16/06/2016
Result - For: 88, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-00448: The Economy (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-00431.1: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-00431.2: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 33, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-00431: The Contributions of Colleges and Universities to Scotland’s Success (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 15/06/2016
Result - For: 95, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-00912: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00911: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00847: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00751: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/07/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00618: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00617: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00461: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00122: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-16028: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15861: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00063: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00568: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00005: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-00213: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/05/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05660: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05571: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05526: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05250: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05212: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05178: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2015 Show Full Question >>

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