James Dornan MSP

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James Dornan MSP

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  • Member for: Glasgow Cathcart
  • Region: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish National Party

James is a member of the following Committees:

James is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

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Member of the Conveners' Group

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Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

That finishes our evidence-taking session. I thank you all for attending and for your evidence, which was useful.



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

Thank you very much. We will finish off with a question from Gillian Martin.



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

Does anyone else want to come in?



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

I am really comforted to hear that. When I was in community health and care partnerships eight years ago, that was not—unfortunately—the culture, although there w...



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

Are you seeing all those other agencies taking part in health and social care partnerships or is that what you would like to see?



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

Colin, can we pull this to a close?



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

We will move on to some questions from Fulton MacGregor. We have a lot to get through today, so it would be good if everyone could keep their questions and answer...



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

I think that there is a recognition of that. My next question is similar: how do you measure the role that you play in closing the attainment gap? Is there a way of measuring that, or is it ...



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

Is there any way of monitoring the impact that that has on the child’s attainment, or is that too difficult?



Education and Skills Committee 21 September 2016 [Draft] : 21 September 2016


The Convener

Can you give a practical or concrete example of how the work that you do has helped to close the attainment gap?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01669.2: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01669.1: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01669: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-01580.1: Reforming Local Taxation (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580.2: Reforming Local Taxation (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580: Reforming Local Taxation (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 63, Against: 63 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-01554.4: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-01554: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 54 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-01531.1: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-01582: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01532: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01480: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01479: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01473: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01349: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01308: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01284: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01261: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01262: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00100: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05708: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05682: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05637: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05599: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05573: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05289: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04881: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/11/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04854: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04810: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2015 Show Full Question >>

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