Gil Paterson MSP

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Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


Gil Paterson

It is clear that there is a reluctance to invest in new thermal capacity. We have a particular problem in Scotland, simply because of the cost of transmission. En...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 23 May 2017 [Draft] : 23 May 2017


Gil Paterson (Clydebank and Milngavie) (SNP)

Joan MacNaughton mentioned thermal electricity generation in her first answer to the committee. Why is new thermal capacity considered to be important? Under what...



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


Gil Paterson (Clydebank and Milngavie) (SNP)

My constituent Dr Kevin Parsons, who lives in Bearsden with his wife and two children, is due to be deported on 11 June. He is a University of Glasgow lecturer wh...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 May 2017


Gil Paterson

Thank you.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 May 2017


Gil Paterson

I suppose the follow-up question is: if we had evidence that additional financial support would change the situation, would the Government have the power to inter...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 May 2017


Gil Paterson

If the number of female business start-ups matched the number of male-owned start-ups, there would be another 100,000 businesses in Scotland. Is there enough fund...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 May 2017


Gil Paterson

Thank you.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 May 2017


Gil Paterson

I should have mentioned that the target is for public boards, but I think that the idea is that, if this happens at public board level, it will encourage the priv...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 May 2017


Gil Paterson

Thank you. If no other panel member wishes to comment, I will move on to another area.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 02 May 2017 [Draft] : 02 May 2017


Gil Paterson

The committee has discussed this subject at length. There seem to be key times when difficulties occur, and the evidence shows that one of them is right at the start of life, at school. We a...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05767: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 25/05/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05603.3: Fisheries (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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S5M-05603.2: Fisheries (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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S5M-05603: Fisheries (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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S5M-05594.2: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 25, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05594.1: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05594: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05479.3: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05479: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-05423: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/05/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-05741: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05565: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05465: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05386: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05247: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05177: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04615: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04215: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04123: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04156: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01008: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00889: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08488: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00715: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00655: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00631: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06324: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00544: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00387: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03046: Gil Paterson, Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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