Colin Beattie MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Colin Beattie

I agree that funding is always a challenge for all those organisations.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP)

I am pleased to support, and speak on, this year’s 16 days of action campaign. The international campaign calls for the total elimination of violence against women and girls. It was born in ...



Education and Skills Committee 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Colin Beattie

That reprioritisation is for a fixed period.



Education and Skills Committee 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Colin Beattie

Looking again at your budgeting process, I see that you reprioritised your resources in June 2016 around the education delivery plan. What impact did that have on...



Education and Skills Committee 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Colin Beattie

You also mention problems with recruiting staff with specialist skills, particularly on the information technology side. We are well aware of other examples in th...



Education and Skills Committee 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Colin Beattie

That point was not clear from the information that I had. If you have been doing zero-based budgeting up to this point, are you now going on to a more hybrid budg...



Education and Skills Committee 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Colin Beattie

If this is the first year that you have brought in zero-based budgeting, your trend analysis will be distorted.



Education and Skills Committee 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Colin Beattie

If you have moved into what is, in effect, a hybrid budgeting process, what happens with your fiscal indicators and your trend analysis? Will it not be quite diff...



Education and Skills Committee 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Colin Beattie

There are intangible outcomes where there is no direct fiscal element in the budget but there is an outcome that has a notional value.



Education and Skills Committee 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Colin Beattie

What about intangible outputs? How do you factor those into the portion of the budget that is dealt with through zero-based budgeting?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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