Liam McArthur MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands) (LD)

I, too, thank the minister for early sight of his statement. I warmly welcome the decision to raise the age of criminal responsibility and look forward to working...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 November 2016 [Draft] : 30 November 2016


Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands) (LD)

Communities such as those that Emma Harper is talking about in Dumfries and Galloway can be quite intimate, and stigma can be more pronounced as a result. Is ther...



Justice Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


Liam McArthur

Have you made an approach to the current Lord Advocate?



Justice Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


Liam McArthur

Did the Lord Advocate not reach the conclusion that a way of addressing shortcomings in the methodology and the concerns that he outlined in his letter might be t...



Justice Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


Liam McArthur

What was the basis for that stroppy letter?



Justice Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


Liam McArthur

On what basis was that?



Justice Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


Liam McArthur

Have you made submissions to ministers in recent times as each passing year has seen no development in the dialogue that was pointed to? Have you directed that qu...



Justice Committee 29 November 2016 [Draft] : 29 November 2016


Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands) (LD)

Like Mairi Evans, I have a vested interest as a species champion, but I do not think that wildlife crime is among the many threats that the Scottish primrose face...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Liam McArthur

The feedback that I get locally is that what police are getting drawn into is not the type of work that they are geared up to perform. That highlights a deficienc...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 24 November 2016 [Draft] : 24 November 2016


Liam McArthur

I will tie together a couple of things that Ms MacDonald and Mr Crossan said about the changing nature of and demands on policing. Are there aspects of the work t...

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S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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Motion S5M-02707: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02645: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02686.1: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02604: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02562: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02540: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02541: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02520: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02457: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02455: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5T-00242: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05195: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-05199: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05197: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05198: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-05196: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05041: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05040: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Question >>

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