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  • Member for: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Margaret is a member of the following Committees:

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Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

That concludes business for today. The committee’s next meeting will be on 4 October. Meeting closed at 11:37.  

Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

Does the committee agree to keep the petitions open pending the additional information that will be sought?



Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

I think that other information is being sought about the robustness of the process, if I understand Liam McArthur’s comments right.



Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

The final two petitions are PE1510 and PE1511, which are on police and fire service control rooms. The petitions are discussed o...



Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

The mood of the committee appears to be to keep the petition open until we hear from operation Sandwood. Are we agreed?



Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

Are there any other comments? That seems to be the majority view of the committee. I wonder just how far Sandwood will take us, given that the petition asks the G...



Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

The next petition is PE1370, which is on an independent inquiry into the Megrahi conviction. It is discussed on pages 3 to 5 of the clerk’s paper.



Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

I think that the committee is minded to keep the petitions open. I must admit that I shared Stewart Stevenson’s view to begin with, given the existence of the cha...



Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

I am not aware of that.



Justice Committee 27 September 2016 [Draft] : 27 September 2016


The Convener

Is that Patricia Ferguson’s member’s bill here or a bill in the House of Commons?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-01669.2: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01669.1: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01669: Securing the Interests of Scotland’s Rural Economy Following the EU Referendum (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 27/09/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 35 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01580.1: Reforming Local Taxation (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 64, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580.2: Reforming Local Taxation (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580.3: Reforming Local Taxation (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 6, Against: 121 Abstain: 0
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S5M-01580: Reforming Local Taxation (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 22/09/2016
Result - For: 63, Against: 63 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-01554.4: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01554: NHS Scotland Staffing Crisis (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 54 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-01531.1: Scotland’s Economy, Responding to the EU Referendum (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-01416: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01290: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01217: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01126: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01053: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00657: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00609: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00540: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00440: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00312: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-03159: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03149: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02304: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02303: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02305: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02245: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/08/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00017: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05619: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05509: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05273: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2016 Show Full Question >>

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