Jenny Marra MSP

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Member of the Conveners' Group

 Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

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Meeting of the Parliament 18 January 2018 [Draft] : 18 January 2018


Jenny Marra (North East Scotland) (Lab)

Last week, Chief Superintendent Paul Anderson said that mental health demands are the greatest challenge facing his officers in the city of Dundee. Does the First...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Jenny Marra

How can the cabinet secretary say that the pay policy is progressive and is lifting the pay cap when councils across the country do not have the money to make that happen?



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Jenny Marra

First of all, I apologise, Presiding Officer—I am still getting into my stride after a short absence, and I heed what you are saying.



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Jenny Marra

I will make one more point before doing so. What of the cabinet secre...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Jenny Marra

No, I will not give way. The board still struggles to move away from u...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Jenny Marra (North East Scotland) (Lab)

Last year, Dundee City Council had to make cuts of £12.5 million; the year before that, it had to make cuts of £23 million. This year, the proposed settlement is so bad that the SNP council ...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Jenny Marra (North East Scotland) (Lab)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer. Can you advise the chamber to what extent the member speaking has to stick to the motion and not simply use his time to at...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2018 [Draft] : 17 January 2018


Jenny Marra (North East Scotland) (Lab)

Will the cabinet secretary give way?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


The Convener

That means that next week’s meeting of the Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee will be held entirely in private. 10:28 Meeting continued in p...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


The Convener

We will need to discuss our communication with HMRC on some of the issues that have come up today. I thank the witnesses very mu...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09927.1: Building a Connected Scotland: Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness Together (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 76 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-09888.1: Protecting Public Services (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.4: Protecting Public Services (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.3: Protecting Public Services (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.2: Protecting Public Services (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 61 Abstain: 35
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S5M-09888: Protecting Public Services (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09887.3: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887.1: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887.2: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09887: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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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 >>
Motion S5M-01180: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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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 >>
Question S5W-03030: Jenny Marra, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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