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Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Margaret Mitchell (Central Scotland) (Con)

I welcome today’s debate highlighting the United Nations’ global campaign for 16 days of activism to prevent violence against women and girls.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 December 2016 : 01 December 2016


Margaret Mitchell (Central Scotland) (Con)

The children’s hearings system already deals with cases as appropriate, and the low number of referrals demonstrates that eight to 11-year-olds are held criminally responsible only in except...



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


The Convener

That concludes our questions. Thank you very much for your very detailed and comprehensive responses to the committee.



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


The Convener

I will ask a final question. You mentioned productions. Are you aware of delays in trials because a necessary production has not been received, either because it ...



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


The Convener

You mentioned earlier that a debriefing with you would help.



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


The Convener

I have let the conversation go on—the links are fairly tenuous, although there are prosecution issues involved. I ask other members to focus more directly on the ...



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


The Convener

In that case the question is relevant.



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


The Convener

Is that with a view to taking it out of the court system, Mr Stevenson, remembering that we are focusing on the Crown and Procurator Fiscal Service Inquiry?

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


The Convener

Before you answer that, Mr Thomson, could you tell us the date of that exchange? Are we talking about the previous Lord Advocate?



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


The Convener

We are very grateful to you for that. Do members have questions?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02922.3: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 85, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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AbstainCarried
S5M-02922: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02919.1: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Alexander Burnett)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-02919.4: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 97 Abstain: 18
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-02919: Support for Scotland’s Renewables (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02835: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2016
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-02951: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02861: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02743: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02531: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02471: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02362: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02337: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02338: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02181: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02002: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-05373: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05370: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05371: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05368: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-05369: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04936: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04935: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-04934: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00362: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00246: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2016 Show Full Question >>

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