Joan McAlpine MSP

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

I thank you both for coming today and for your evidence. 11:17 Meeting continued in private until 11:39.  

Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

Do you have a comment to make, Professor Heald?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

Professor Bell’s paper says on page 9 something that could suggest that a lot of our conversation here about the transfer of funds and so on is rather immaterial....



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

Okay. On trade negotiations, we have been told repeatedly—David Bell’s paper more or less says this—that it is not possible to have a free trade arrangement and t...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

Emma, do you want to come in?



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

I guess that that is what I am getting at. It is not that the system is perfect just now—as you have clearly said, that is not the case, and there is an opportuni...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

I will press you on that. Eighty-six per cent is a pretty big figure for the proportion of land that has less favoured area stat...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

I have a supplementary. Eighty-six per cent of farming land in Scotland is classified as having less favoured area status. The Scottish Government has continued p...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

Thank you. This committee is quite unusual in that, completely randomly, we happen to have three members who are from the south of Scotland. There was a plan in the south of Scotland, which ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Convener

The structural funds are in euros. With the fall in sterling, does that put extra pressure on organisations that may be considering match funding? I understand th...

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S5M-03898.2: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 95, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03898.1: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 49, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03898.3: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 17, Against: 32 Abstain: 59
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S5M-03873.1: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03873: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03858.3: Article 50 (John Lamont)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 1
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S5M-03858.1: Article 50 (Lewis Macdonald)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 102 Abstain: 2
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S5M-03858.2: Article 50 (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 72, Against: 33 Abstain: 18
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S5M-03858.4: Article 50 (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 119 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03858: Article 50 (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 90, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
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