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Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


John Scott

It is perhaps an unfair question; it is perhaps more of an impression. However, it might be interesting to go back just a little and see. It is only of interest; ...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

Patrick Harvie has touched on an interesting point. Perhaps you could advise me, convener: are we seeing a slight change in the intention of CPGs? Are they becomi...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

Thank you. What a pleasant surprise it is to hear that, Presiding Officer.



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

What about “high society”? [Laughter.]



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


John Scott (Ayr) (Con)

I declare an interest, as a farmer. The ca...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 February 2017


The Convener

Does the committee also agree to encourage the Scottish Government to update the explanation that the explanatory document provides in relation to articles 3 and ...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 February 2017


The Convener

Under agenda item 6, we will consider the draft Public Services Reform (Corporate Insolvency and Bankruptcy) (Scotland) Order 2017, which is document SG/2017/8, and the proposed explanatory ...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 February 2017


The Convener

Is the committee content with the instruments?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 February 2017


The Convener

No points have been raised by our legal advisers on the following two instruments.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 07 February 2017 [Draft] : 07 February 2017


The Convener

No points have been raised by our legal advisers on the instrument. Is the committee content with it?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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ForCarried
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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstDefeated
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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ForDefeated
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-03858.3: Article 50 (John Lamont)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 1
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ForDefeated
S5M-03858.1: Article 50 (Lewis Macdonald)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 102 Abstain: 2
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858.2: Article 50 (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 72, Against: 33 Abstain: 18
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AgainstCarried
S5M-03858.4: Article 50 (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 119 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858: Article 50 (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 90, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-00898: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00391: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15947: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15215: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14920: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14628: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/10/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13623: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12909: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12679: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12526: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00629: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00252: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03281: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00215: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03165: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03163: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03164: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00130: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00084: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00037: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/06/2016 Show Full Question >>

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