Jenny Marra MSP

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 Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

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Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Jenny Marra (North East Scotland) (Lab)

This week, “Channel 4 News” led with a heart-breaking report. Our city suffered 12 drug deaths in January alone, compared to 38 in the whole of 2016. Dundee has t...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Jenny Marra

I believe that there is an issue with accountability, but Mr Mackay’s proposal means that councils will have to find more money to build sports halls and librarie...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Jenny Marra

No. I will take Patrick Harvie’s intervention in a minute, but I want to make some progress.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Jenny Marra

Mr Mackay knows Labour’s tax proposals very well. We would not have to make that cut. He knows perfectly well what he is doing with the sports tax—he is top-slicing the grant that local auth...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Jenny Marra (North East Scotland) (Lab)

Let me start where Ruth Maguire finished. I am sure that she will agree that, far too often in this chamber, we talk about the symptoms of poverty rather than the causes.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Jenny Marra (North East Scotland) (Lab)

If the cabinet secretary is committed to improving children’s health, is he minded to drop from his budget the regressive sports tax—his cash grab that condemns c...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft} : 08 February 2018


The Convener

As members have no further questions for our witnesses, I thank them for their evidence. I close the public session of this meeting of the Public Audit and Post-l...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft} : 08 February 2018


The Convener

Are we likely to see the Auditor General’s concerns reflected in the next or final drafts of the framework?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft} : 08 February 2018


The Convener

Does Eleanor Ryan disagree with any of the concerns that the Audit...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 08 February 2018 [Draft} : 08 February 2018


The Convener

Does Willie Coffey want to comment?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-10571.3: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-10120: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05055: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03515: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03328: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03020: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02863: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02667: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02465: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02026: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01286: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01793: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00651: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00587: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00568: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04350: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04079: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04047: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04048: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00271: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00255: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2016 Show Full Question >>

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